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  1. Arismendy Alcantara: What's next for the Cubs outfielder?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

    ... seems as if his future with the Cubs is likely in the outfield unless one of Addison Russell , Javier Baez or Starlin Castro gets traded during this offseason. Alcantara certainly has value in the fact that he's a young player who's cost-controlled ...

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  2. With Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval off the market,Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The News-Press

    ... this story on news-press.com: http://usat.ly/1vL0bkJ With Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval off the market, Starlin Castro's value on the trade market has likely gone up. The free agency focus is now on pitching - Max Scherzer, Jon Lester, James ...

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  3. Alacantar-dly WaitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Amazin' Avenue

    ... long believed the Chicago Cubs would make the perfect trade partner. After all, they already have 24 year-old Starlin Castro , who has thrice been an All-Star, as well as emerging elite prospects Javier Baez (21) and Addison Russell (20). In ...

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  4. Cubs' dirty dismissal of Rick Renteria for Joe Maddon may be worth itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... guys will continue to develop under Maddon, talents such as Javy Baez, Jorge Soler, Arismendy Alcantara, even Starlin Castro, 24, and Anthony Rizzo, 25. We'll assume the Cubs will have money to go after quality free-agent pitching, which they need ...

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  5. Bold Predictions: 2015 Will Be Valbuena's Last in ChicagoRead the original story

    Monday | Sports Media 101

    ... and for a decent return. By mid-summer the Chicago Cubs' infield will be overcrowded by the likes of Starlin Castro, Javier Baez , Kris Bryant and Tommy La Stella , with Mike Olt and Addison Russell waiting in the wings, making Valbuena expendable. ...

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  6. Updated Odds for Chicago Cubs to Sign Top 5 Remaining Free Agent TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | BleacherReport

    ... at a .327 clip last season despite batting just .234. If he can teach that ability to draw walks to guys like Starlin Castro, who already hits for a high average, the Cubs could start putting a lot more guys on base and logically score more runs. It ...

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  7. FS Faux Winter Meetings: Cubs deal Luis Valbuena to GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Cubbies Crib

    ... 28, was the Cubs' primary third baseman in 2014, providing one of the best bats in the lineup outside of Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo . With a .249/.341/.435 line, his numbers don't appear to be overwhelming in any sense of the word, but he ...

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  8. MLB Teams Just One Big Offseason Addition Away from ContentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | BleacherReport

    ... as well as infielder Addison Russell. That young core, alongside incumbent All-Stars Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro, give the Cubs an offensive attack with limitless potential. There will no doubt be some growing pains, as this team has a great ...

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  9. Cubsa Rizzo excited to play for MaddonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Daily Herald

    ... who was fired in favor of Maddon despite helping to create and environment in which both Rizzo and shortstop Starlin Castro enjoyed bounce-back seasons. "Exciting," he said. "It's exciting news. It's obviously tough losing Rick. It's business. With ...

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  10. Palladino: Pitching-Rich Mets Can't Entice The Perfect Trade PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | CBS Local

    ... according to the New York Post, the chances of a Windy City-Big Apple exchange of talent is remote. All-Star Starlin Castro won't be coming here. Neither will prospect Javier Baez, or fellow prospect Addison Russell. Any one of those guys would have ...

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  11. Mets Must Make Bigger Offseason Splash to Prove They Will Win NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | BleacherReport

    ... " The other option is a trade, perhaps with the Chicago Cubs , who are loaded at the position with All-Star Starlin Castro and top prospects Javier Baez and Addison Russell. Another sticking point for New York could be the budget. As Puma notes, the ...

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  12. Zack Wheeler wants to be Met when they're a contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Newsday

    ... of their free-agent options. The pitching-starved Cubs have shown no indication that they're willing to trade Starlin Castro, who could be the most attractive shortstop available in the market. But Wheeler, 24, profiles as an attractive piece in any ...

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  13. Thinking out loud about roster spots, winning and payrollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Metsblog.com

    ... than those guys. Interestingly, while FanGraphs has Flores as a 2.0 WAR player in 2015, they have Cubs SS Starlin Castro at 2.1 and White Sox SS Alexei Ramirez at 2.3. So, again, if you buy into their projections, even Castro and Ramirez are not ...

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  14. Introducing Addison Russell, Possible Centerpiece of Game-Changing Winter TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | BleacherReport

    The Cubs ' future was on display late last summer with franchise cornerstones Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro playing on the same field as highly regarded prospects such as Javier Baez, Jorge After stockpiling the Cubs farm system with top-flight hitters for almost three years, President Theo Epstein and general manager Jed seem poised to make a splash this season on the open market, targeting free-agent pitchers such as Jon Lester and Max Unfortunately for the Cubs, the lack of available impact pitchers in this year's free-agent class means other teams will also be targeting the aforementioned aces. If that's the case, then we might finally see the Cubs tap into their wealth of talent on the farm and trade for a comparable pitcher.

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  15. Another reason why Mets may stick with Flores at shortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | New York Post

    The Mets' pursuit of a shortstop looks to feature a long and winding path, and it might end up right where it started. The Cubs prefer to hold onto their shortstop surplus, a source familiar with their thinking said, a group that includes major league starter Starlin Castro and prospects Javier Baez and Addison Russell.

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  16. James Shields Rumors: Marlins Interested in StarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Marlin Maniac

    ... package to land an impact hitter. One example of a good fit, thrown out there by Chris Towers on Twitter, is Starlin Castro , from the Cubs. If the Marlins were to do this, they'd be much closer to being a playoff team next season than they are now. ...

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  17. Source: Lester makes free-agent visit to chilly WrigleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Major League Baseball

    ... him to join a team that's still developing. New manager Joe Maddon inherits a young team that includes Starlin Castro , Anthony Rizzo , Javier Baez and Kyle Hendricks . Would Lester be willing to make a switch? MLB Network's Peter Gammons, ...

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  18. Cubs' dirty dismissal of Rick Renteria for Joe Maddon may be worth itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... guys will continue to develop under Maddon, talents such as Javy Baez, Jorge Soler, Arismendy Alcantara, even Starlin Castro, 24, and Anthony Rizzo, 25. We'll assume the Cubs will have money to go after quality free-agent pitching, which they need ...

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  19. Current Chicago Cubs' Minor League ExcellenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sports Media 101

    ... have done, and are doing, all the right things to give these kids the best opportunity to succeed. So far Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo have made the jump successfully, now the rest of the group needs to do likewise. Seeing your team play in the ...

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  20. Tuesday's Three Astros ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... obvious match here is with the Cubs , who went hard after Martin and lost. The obvious piece coming back is Starlin Castro , as Houston has a hole at short and the Cubs have at least 120 shortstop prospects at Triple-A. When was the last time you ...

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