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  1. Windy City RenovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Capital-Journal

    The Chicago White Sox and Chicago Cubs made Shamu-sized splashes this past week during the MLB winter meetings in San Diego. Both teams finished with identical losing records of 73-89 in 2014, but each own quality young talent.

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  2. Lester sets record: Largest signing bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Lowell Sun

    Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, sixyear deal with the Chicago Cubs. The pitcher's contract calls for a $30 million signing bonus, of which $15 million is due by April 1, a person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press on Sunday.

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  3. Bold Predictions: Jason Hammel Will not Replicate 2014 Success in 2015Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Sports Media 101

    Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Cubs 101.

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  4. Key MLB Free Agents Opting for 'Greener Pastures' an Early Offseason TrendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | BleacherReport

    ... that the 30-year-old would be returning to Ultimately, that didn't happen, as the Red Sox lost out to the Chicago Cubs, who landed Lester on a six-year, $155 million deal. Part of the reason why the Cubs won the bidding war is that the National ...

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  5. Gary Van Tol Will Manage Eugene EmeraldsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    The former Hawks manager will slide over to Eugene. And there's a meet and greet Monday night in Eugene with Van Tol, Jaron Madison and Matt Dorey.

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  6. Jon Lester gets record $30M signing bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WWLP

    Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, six-year deal with the Chicago Cubs. The pitcher's contract calls for a $30 million signing bonus, of which $15 million is due by April 1, a person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press on Sunday.

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  7. Possible WGN-Chicago Games availibleRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    I've noticed recently that Bulls games that are on WGN-Chicago have been picked up by my local CW channel in the Quad Cities. Did some investigating and found this: *Games displaying an asterisk also airing on... WCIX 49.1 Champaign & Springfield - Decatur WMYS 69.1 South Bend - Elkhart KGCW 26.1 or KLJB 18.1 Davenport - Moline - Rock Island WAOE 59.1 Peoria - Bloomington WTVO 17.2 Rockford Hopefully this could happen for Cubs games as well.

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  8. Chicago Cubs Rumors: Colby Rasmus A Good FitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Rant Sports

    When the Chicago Cubs inked Jon Lester to a six-year, $155 million mega deal at the Winter Meetings, not many people believed they were done making moves. As a matter of fact, they're still trying to improve their roster that has already improved leaps and bounds from a year ago.

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  9. What Will It Take To Be A 2015 ContenderRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Cubs have made quite a lot of moves in this 2014-15 offseason, but what else will it take to the Cubs to be a serious contender this upcoming 2015 season? Cubs have done a great job of adding a big pitcher in Jon Lester to their rotation but is it enough for the Cubs to be serious contenders? The Cubs have added Jon Lester and Jason Hammel to a starting rotation that includes Jake Arrieta , Edwin Jackson , Travis Wood , Kyle Hendricks , and Tsuyoshi Wada. Jake Arrieta had a decent year last year and it will be interesting to see if he can preform better than last year with some relief in the rotation.

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  10. Cubs Interested In Free Agent Outfielder Colby RasmusRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Some of you have thought the Cubs might make another "big" move. This rumor doesn't really qualify as such, but I thought I'd pass along this one from Sportsnet Canada in an article mainly talking about the White Sox signing Melky Cabrera : Another former Blue Jays outfielder could also find his way to the Windy City.

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  11. Wrigley Field Construction Update: December 12Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Friday was the first of several days in the Chicago area where temperatures soared into the 40s and 50s... good days for outdoor construction work. BCB's David Sameshima visited Wrigley Field Friday afternoon and found quite a bit of work ongoing: Addison was reduced to two lanes outside the ballpark due to utility work.

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  12. Cubs give Jon Lester record $30M signing bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Indianapolis Star

    Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, seven-year deal Cubs give Jon Lester record $30M signing bonus NEW YORK - Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, seven-year deal Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1DxgkhQ NEW YORK - Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, seven-year deal with the Chicago Cubs. The pitcher's contract calls for a $30 million signing bonus, of which $15 million is due by April 1, a person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press on Sunday.

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  13. Fantasy Baseball: Winter meetings rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Isportsweb.com

    Major League Baseball's winter meetings that took place last week in San Diego were eventful to say the least. Many teams - namely the Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, Miami Marlins, and Chicago White Sox - were active in acquiring players in hopes of putting their teams into contender status.

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  14. Former Cubs pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa signs with the Texas RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Cubbies Crib

    Sep 24, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa throws baseballs to the fans in the stands before the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports The Texas Rangers have reportedly come to terms with former Cubs' reliever Kyuji Fujikawa on a one-year deal, according to T.R. Sullivan via Twitter.

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  15. Morning Marquee: Melky Cabrera signs with the White SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Cubbies Crib

    The city of Chicago has become an "anything you can do, I can do better" town in baseball this winter. After the Chicago Cubs made some great moves signing Jason Hammel , Jon Lester and Miguel Montero , the White Sox had to have their say.

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  16. 2014 Ballpark Blueprint Poster ContestRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Back in January, I gave away Wrigley Field Ballpark Blueprint posters , a cool-looking drawing of Wrigley Field and its various parts done in blueprint style. Now, you can win one of these for your veryownself.

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  17. Cub Tracks Makes Some IntroductionsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Jon Lester is coming to town on Monday. Jason Hammel is already here. The division is taking notice.

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  18. Sunday Spotlight: Could Jacob Turner Follow in the Shoes of Andrew Miller?Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Sports Media 101

    Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Cubs 101.

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  19. Cubs to introduce Lester MondayRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | KRNV-TV Reno

    On Saturday, the Chicago Cubs announced a deal with Lester, who reportedly agreed to a six-year contract worth $155 million. He will be formally introduced by the Cubs at Spiaggia restaurant in downtown Chicago on Monday.

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  20. Watch Jon Lester respond to each angry Red Sox fan on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Victorville Daily Press

    AFter signing a long-term contract with the Chicago Cubs, the highly-sought after left-handed starting pitcher took to Twitter to respond to angry and upset Red Sox fans regarding his decision to leave the organization he played for since 2006. Intermingled within the disgruntled Red Sox posts were Cubs fans Tweeting welcoming messages, all of which the 30-year-old pitcher responded to with a personalized "thank you" message.

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