Thursday Dec 12
Cubs select Cutler in Rule 5 Draft's Triple-A phase
The Cubs selected catcher Charles Cutler from the Pirates' Double-A affiliate on Thursday in the Triple-A Phase of the Rule 5 Draft , and lost four players overall, including pitcher Marcos Mateo and first baseman Justin Bour.
Cubs lose Rule 5 Draft pick due to grievance
The Cubs did not plan on taking a player in next week's Rule 5 Draft, but they have apparently lost that selection anyway because of a grievance filed by the Phillies.
Winter Meetings offer Cubs chance to upgrade staff
As much as Epstein, president of baseball operations, and fans want to see top prospects like Javier Baez, Kris Bryant, And that brings us to the Winter Meetings, which get underway Monday at Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Minor League Ball
Gameday, November 7th
Good day everyone. After a day full of pitching exploits, the offense returned to the desert with home runs flying out of each park.