What does the future hold for Jeff Samardzija? The Cubs are testing the trade market on the 29-year-old right-hander, but they also would love to lock him up and keep him in Chicago.
Starlin Castro had a down 2013 season, but the two-time All Star has 692 hits to his name and at just 23, the Cubs are hoping new manager Rick Renteria can get through to him.
Cubs president Theo Epstein joined SportsTalk Live on CSN Wednesday evening and discussed the latest with the organization, urging fans to stay patient with the rebuilding process as 2014 rolls around.
2ySince taking over as Cubs closer in Aug. 2009, Carlos Marmol has converted 49 of 54 save opportunities. But, don't think his new three-year, 20 million deal will make him any different on the mound this season.
2yCubs general manager Jim Hendry is the subject of March's Inside Look, and during his interview with CSN's David Kaplan, Hendry talked about Sammy Sosa, Milton Bradley, manager Mike Quade and more.
2yAs Carlos Silva tries to make sense of his struggles, he reached out to Carlos Zambrano. Silva's good friend from Venezuela told him to forget everything else and remember the pitcher he used to be.
2yIt is the one question on everyones mind: How will this impact Carlos Silvas chances to make the Cubs rotation? Silva doesnt want to hear about it after Mondays eight-run inning left his ERA at 29.70.
2yAlfonso Soriano believes this is the best shape he's been in since 2007. Soriano says he is completely healthy, free to concentrate on his swing and defense without any nagging injuries.
2yAramis Ramirez has a career 15 stolen bases and has the need for speed. He's looking for the green light from Mike Quade to run and thinks he can reach as many as 10 stolen bases this season.
2yCubs outfielder Marlon Byrd has been open about his relationship with Victor Conte, the man behind the Barry Bonds and BALCO controversy. Bud Selig isn't happy about the relationship.
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