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Cubs | Decline Kyuji Fujikawa's option

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:34:22 -0700

Chicago Cubs RP Kyuji Fujikawa's 2015 club option was not picked up, according to the team. The Cubs currently have 35 players on their 40-man roster.

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Cubs | Chicago denying hiring of Joe Maddon

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:10:11 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Chicago Cubs denied hiring free-agent manager Joe Maddon, however it is certain to be completed in the coming days, according to sources.

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Cubs | Joe Maddon hired by Cubs

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:35:27 -0700

Former Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon was hired by the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, Oct. 29.

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Cubs | Talking with Joe Maddon

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:00:55 -0700

The Chicago Cubs are talking with free-agent manager Joe Maddon (Rays), and the team has informed their current manager Rick Renteria that they are exploring the possibility of hiring Maddon. The Cubs are expected to seek a resolution by early next week.

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Cubs | Clear space on 40-man roster

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:09:24 -0700

Chicago Cubs OF Ryan Kalish, 2B Chris Valaika and 3B Josh Vitters were outrighted to Triple-A Iowa Wednesday, Oct. 29. SP James McDonald elected free agency.

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Cubs | Viewed as leader for Joe Maddon

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:42:52 -0700

The Chicago Cubs are viewed as a leading contender for free-agent manager Joe Maddon (Rays), according to an industry source. Manager Rick Renteria is signed through the 2016 season, but the team could simply pay off the rest of his deal.

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Cubs | Kyle Schwarber staying behind the plate

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:06:24 -0700

Chicago Cubs C Kyle Schwarber will begin the 2015 season as a full-time catcher with Single-A Myrtle Beach or Double-A Tennessee.

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Cubs | Add Doug Dascenzo to coaching staff

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:34:12 -0700

The Chicago Cubs added Doug Dascenzo to their coaching staff. Dascenzo will be the outfield coach and first base coach. He spent last season with the Atlanta Braves as their third base coach.

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Cubs | Add hitting coach John Mallee

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:07:28 -0700

The Chicago Cubs added hitting coach John Mallee to their coaching staff. Mallee was the hitting coach for the Houston Astros the past two seasons.

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Cubs | Bill Mueller resigns

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:23:41 -0700

Chicago Cubs hitting coach Bill Mueller has resigned from his position with the team, but OF Manny Ramirez isn't expected to take over as the hitting coach, according to a source. The Cubs are close to hiring a replacement for Mueller. Ramirez received positive reviews while coaching Triple-A Iowa, but he's not in consideration to replace Mueller. Ramirez could be in the mix for the assistant hitting coach position, though. The Cubs are waiting for Ramirez to officially retire before commenting on him as a coach.

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Cubs | Joseph Ortiz claimed

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:54:10 -0700

The Chicago Cubs claimed RP Joseph Ortiz off waivers from the Texas Rangers Monday, Oct. 6.

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Cubs | Javier Baez to start at second next year

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:14:35 -0700

Chicago Cubs SS Javier Baez is projected to open next season as the team's starting second baseman.

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Cubs | Neil Ramirez, Justin Grimm to remain in 'pen

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:14:10 -0700

Chicago Cubs RPs Neil Ramirez and Justin Grimm will remain in the bullpen next season, according to executive Theo Epstein.

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Cubs | Mike Olt may play in outfield

Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:11:10 -0700

The Chicago Cubs will talk to 3B Mike Olt about the possibility of learning to play a corner outfield position during the offseason, according to team president Theo Epstein. Olt will continue to work at first base and third base.

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Cubs | Jacob Turner starting Sunday

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:11:05 -0700

Chicago Cubs SP Jacob Turner will start Sunday, Sept. 28, instead of SP Kyle Hendricks.

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Chicago Cubs Player News

Alcantara Arismendy 2B
Almora Albert OF
Anderson Dennis C
Anderson Lars 1B
Angulo Fabian P
Arrieta Jake SP
Ashwood Zachary P
Avery Matt P
Bachman Corey P
Baez Javier SS
Baker John C
Bautista Luis C
Beeler Dallas SP
Bernard Oscar C
Black Corey RP
Blackburn Paul P
Blackford Todd P
Boegarts Jair 1B
Borbon Julio OF
Borques Smaily OF
Brannon Clint P
Bristow Justin P
Bryant Kris 3B
Bunton Michael P
Burke Kyler P
Cabeza Yaniel C
Cabrera Alberto P
Calvert Kurt OF
Camp Matt INF
Campusano Edward P
Caratini Victor C
Cardenas Adrian 3B
Cardona Javier C
Caridad Esmailin P
Caro Roberto OF
Carreno Marcelo SP
Carrillo Marco P
Carter Brian P
Cash David P
Castillo Jesus RP
Castillo Lendy P
Castillo Welington C
Castro Starlin SS
Cates Zach P
Cavazos Andy RP
Cease Dylan P
Cervenka Hunter P
Chapman Jaye P
Coghlan Chris OF
Coleman Joseph P
Coles Corey OF
Concepcion Gerardo P
Contreras Wilson C
Cooper Blake RP
Craig Matt 3B
Crawford Evan M. OF
Diaz Dayan P
Doubront Felix SP
Doullard Jon C
Dubois Jason OF
Echevarria Angel OF
Edwards C.J. SP
Espino Paolo P
Esposito Brian C
Estevez Ricardo P
Fitzgerald Ryan OF
Florentino Arturo P
Flores Luis C
Flowers Clarence OF
Frazier Jeff 1B
Frese Nate INF
Galvez Carlos P
Garcia Geivy RP
Gardner Joe SP
Gibbs Micah C
Golden Reggie OF
Gonzalez Edgar INF
Green Craig P
Green Matt OF
Gregg Davy OF
Gresky David OF
Grimm Justin P
Gutierrez Carlos SP
Ha Jae-Hoon OF
Halter Shane SS
Hamilton Jon OF
Hanneman Jacob OF
Harben Adam P
Hardman Clark OF
Harris Tyrelle P
Hempy Arik P
Henderson James P
Hendricks Kyle SP
Hernandez Diory INF
Hernandez Robert P
Hickman Charles SS
Higgins Yuri P
Hoorelbeke Sean 1B
Howard Ben SP
Ibarra Walter SS
Jackson Edwin SP
Jackson Jon P
Jackson Nic OF
Jackson Randy P
Jan Carlos P
Jimenez Eloy OF
Johnson Grant P
Johnson Jonathan J. 3B
Johnson Leon OF
Johnson Pierce P
Jokisch Eric SP
Jones Geoff P
Jones Jericho OF
Jones Nick 2B
Joseph Alfred OF
Kalish Ryan OF
Keedy Ryan 1B
Kennard Jeffrey P
Koerber Scott RP
Kosow Jason P
Lake Junior OF
Lambert Casey P
Larsen Andrew SS
Layden Timothy P
Leal Erick P
Lebron Jesse P
Lewis Jensen RP
Lockhart Daniel SS
Lopaze Danny 1B
Lopez Andrew OF
Lopez Rafael C
Lorick Jeffrey P
Loux Barret P
Macias David OF
Made Jose INF
Maestri Alessandro P
Malave Mark C
Marcano Ricardo 3B
Marsello Jake P
Martinez Ericdervid P
Martinez Jonathan P
Matchulat Toby P
Mateo Marcos RP
Mathes J.R. P
Maysonet Edwin SS
McClain Scott 3B
McCormack Zack P
McDaniel Dan P
McKinney Billy OF
McNutt Trey P
McQuade Tony OF
Mejia Jefferson P
Meyer Scott P
Meyers Ryan P
Miller Gerald OF
Mitchell Tarlandas P
Morgan Ryan INF
Morris A.J. P
Moss Bill INF
Mota Arismendy P
Mota Jonathan INF
Mottran Billy 3B
Murray Heath RP
Muschko Craig P
Nagel Jonathan P
Negrin Yoanner RP
Norwood Ryan INF
Olt Mike 3B
Opitz Jake 2B
Oropesa Eddie RP
Ortiz Joseph RP
Overholt Sean P
Paniagua Juan Carlos P
Papelbon Jeremy SP
Parker Blake RP
Pawelek Mark P
Peralta Starling P
Perkins Vince P
Petrick Billy RP
Pignatiello Carmen P
Pimentel Carlos SP
Pineda Francoris P
Pineyro Ivan SP
Ramirez Horacio P
Ramirez Manny OF
Ramirez Neil RP
Rea Jeffrey INF
Reyes Rene OF
Rhee Dae-Eun P
Rhoderick Kevin P
Richie Tony C
Ridling Rebel 1B
Rios Jose SS
Rizzo Anthony 1B
Robles Gregorio OF
Rodriguez Jhon P
Rohlicek Russ P
Rondon Hector RP
Roquet Rocky P
Rosscup Zach P
Ruggiano Justin OF
Rusin Chris SP
Russell Addison SS
Sabates Roberto C
Sanchez Daniel SS
Santo Joel P
Sasser Dustin P
Sawyer Marc INF
Schlitter Brian P
Schwarber Kyle C
Serrano Juan Yasser P
Shafer Aaron P
Shipman Andrew P
Shoulders Rock 1B
Siegfried Christopher P
Silva Rubi OF
Silverio Pedro P
Simokaitis Joe SS
Smith Carlton RP
Soler Jorge OF
Sontag Ryan OF
Spencer Matt OF
Stanford Jason RP
Straily Dan SP
Strop Pedro RP
Svetlic Mike INF
Sweeney Ryan OF
Szczur Matt OF
Szuminski Jason P
Taylor Scott P
Thomas Anthony INF
Tidball Adam C
Tineo Jose P
Trinidad Polin P
Tseng Jen-Ho P
Turner Jacob SP
Underwood Chad P
Underwood Duane P
Valaika Chris SS
Valbuena Luis 3B
Valdez Jeudy INF
Vento Stephen P
Villanueva Carlos SP
Villanueva Christian 3B
Vitters Josh OF
Vizcaino Arodys RP
Vogelbach Dan 1B
Wada Tsuyoshi SP
Wallach Brett SP
Wang Yao-Lin P
Watkins Logan 2B
Whiteside Eli C
Wick Olin C
Willis TeWayne OF
Wood Travis SP
Wright Ty OF
Wright Wesley RP
Wyatt Jonathan OF
Zych Tony P

Bell David TO
Borzello Mike TO
Bosio Chris PC
Brumley Mike TO
Bush Randy TO
Castro Jose TO
Dascenzo Doug TO
Deer Rob TO
Dorey Matt TO
Epstein Theo TO
Font Franklin TO
Hinske Eric TO
Hoyer Jed GM
Hyde Brandon TO
Jones Gary TO
Lilly Ted TO
Littlefield Dave TO
Madison Jaron TO
Mallee John TO
McLeod Jason TO
Quirk Jamie TO
Renteria Rick MAN
Riggans Mark PC
Strode Lester TO

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