Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts is closely monitoring Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein and Rays GM Andrew Friedman. How close are the Cubs to making a move?
The Ricketts have been trying to transform the Cubs into the model of success the Red Sox have been. They took that flattery to the next level on Tuesday.
After another season that was once again cursed, we take a look at the good, bad and ugly that Cubs fans have endured. The quotes give us a funny reminder of all this season entailed. Did your favorite make the list?
As another season ended without a World Series title, the Cubs are going into the offseason with many questions surrounding their team. Tom Ricketts is looking at everything with a long-term perspective.
Ryan Dempster went out the same way he began 2011 -- by getting rocked. The Cubs Opening Day starter closed out the season by allowing nine runs in 5 23 innings as the Cubs fell 9-2 to the Padres.