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

    Nov 22, 2014 | 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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  2. Cubsa Rizzo excited to play for MaddonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | 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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  3. Palladino: Pitching-Rich Mets Can't Entice The Perfect Trade PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | 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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  4. Mets Must Make Bigger Offseason Splash to Prove They Will Win NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | 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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  5. Zack Wheeler wants to be Met when they're a contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | 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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  6. Thinking out loud about roster spots, winning and payrollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | 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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  7. Introducing Addison Russell, Possible Centerpiece of Game-Changing Winter TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | 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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  8. Another reason why Mets may stick with Flores at shortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | 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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  9. James Shields Rumors: Marlins Interested in StarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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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  10. Source: Lester makes free-agent visit to chilly WrigleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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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  11. Current Chicago Cubs' Minor League ExcellenceRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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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  12. Tuesday's Three Astros ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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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  13. Jason Castro for Starlin Castro?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Aug 15, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro hits an RBI single against the New York Mets during the third inning at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports On Monday, the Toronto Blue Jays signed the best catcher on the free agent market in Russell Martin .

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  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Updated Top 5 Landing Spots For Starlin CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Rant Sports

    The Chicago Cubs have plenty of talented young infielders and it may have come time for one of them to go. Since he's signed to an extremely team-friendly deal, Starlin Castro is the most valuable one of them in a trade.

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  15. Re-Signing Nelson Cruz Should Be Baltimore Orioles' Top Offseason PriorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... they should forge a long-term partnership that will work for both sides. If the Chicago Cubs decide to trade Starlin Castro this offseason, these five teams may be willing to give the most in return. Read More The Oakland Athletics need a shortstop ...

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  16. Trading For Alexei Ramirez Should Be New York Mets' Top Offseason PriorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... difference between competing and sitting in the middle of the NL East. If the Chicago Cubs decide to trade Starlin Castro this offseason, these five teams may be willing to give the most in return. Read More The Oakland Athletics need a shortstop ...

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  17. Top 5 Shortstops Most Likely To Start On Opening Day For New York MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... probably just north of $10 million per year, so he isn't the Mets' top target. The Chicago Cubs' shortstop, Starlin Castro, comes in at no. 3 only because of the Cubs' high demands in a trade. Castro is 24 years old and under contract through 2020. ...

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  18. Jon Lester-Theo Epstein Reunion Is Must-Have Splash to Make Young Cubs a ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... offensively focused rebuilding effort beginning to bear fruit. Established cornerstones Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro both had excellent second halves, hitting over .300 with OPS's of .978 and .804, respectively. And while all three had their ...

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  19. MLB Bullets Is Blown AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... make sense. One involves the Cubs . Some of them actually do make sense. I think the Cubs could get more for Starlin Castro , though. The Tigers were active in the Hot Stove League. First, they re-signed Victor Martinez to a four-year, $68 million ...

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  20. Chicago Cubs Send Scout to See Cuban Stud MoncadaRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... intrigue than legitimate plans to make a move. The Cubs already have a packed infield between Javier Baez, Starlin Castro, Kris Bryant and Addison Russell, so it wouldn't make a whole lot of sense to write a fat check to bring in Moncada. The more ...

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