Steve Clevenger says that he wishes all the guys the best and Darwin Barney says that it's going to be hard for his family because his and Reed Johnson's daughter are best friends.
As the Cubs were thrashing the Pirates on the field, the front office was hard at work. Multiple reports say Paul Maholm and Reed Johnson have been dealt to the Braves while Geovanny Soto is headed to Texas.
According to a report, Paul Maholm and Reed Johnson were traded to the Atlanta Braves.
The Cubs have traded Geovany Soto to the Texas Rangers for minor league pitcher Jacob Brigham.
With less than 24 hours until MLB's non-waiver trading deadline, Ryan Dempster is still a member of the Cubs. Whatever happens, Dempster has enjoyed every moment of playing in Chicago.
Justin Germano, who is on the mound for the Cubs, is making his first start since 2010. Watch the game on Comcast SportsNet and follow the action with In-Game Live.
Cincinnati and Washington take the top spots while the White Sox move into the top seven in the latest Cubs Talk and White Sox Talk power rankings.
The trading deadline is Tuesday afternoon, yet Ryan Dempster was still in a Cubs uniform on Monday. So where will the veteran wind up?
Anthony Rizzo discusses his first career walk-off homer, a two-run shot to beat the Cardinals Sunday afternoon.
The trade deadline is fast approaching, and the Cubs are sure to be active up until the 2 p.m. Tuesday deadline. But Paul Maholm is hoping his name does not come up in any conversations.