It's clear the Cubs want to address their rotation this offseason but will they be big players for the top free agent pitchers, Zack Greinke and David Price?
The Cubs are issuing 60 full playoff shares from a record-high MLB players' pool that totals more than $69 million.
The Cubs continued adding to their bullpen depth on Wednesday, dealing for left-handed pitcher Rex Brothers. The 27-year-old is 16-11 with 61 holds, 20 saves and a 3.42 ERA in 286 career appearances.

Team talk

  • 4y
    The Cubs staked Ryan Dempster out to an early 5-0 lead with runs in the first, second and fourth innings and even though they were shut down the rest of the way, it was enough for a nail-biting 5-4 victory over the Astros.
  • 4y
    After leading off the ninth inning with the Cubs down one run, Marlon Byrd singled and was subsequently caught stealing second with hot-hitting Aramis Ramirez at the plate. But, it was his reaction that has spurred the headlines since.
  • 4y
    Ryan Dempster has gotten off to a rough start on the season, with two losses and a 6.59 ERA, but he has pitched well at Minute Maid Park in his career and is looking to get the Cubs back on track after a rough loss.
  • 4y
    Chicago Cubs right-hander Ryan Dempster pitched well at Minute Maid Park and is headed in the right direction for his first win of the season vs. the Houston Astros. Coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. on CSN Plus.
  • 4y
    Frustrations boiled over in the Cubs clubhouse after Sundays 6-5 loss to the Brewers. Kerry Wood gave up a game-winning homer and Marlon Byrd snapped at reporters wondering about his stolen-base attempt.
  • 4y
    Sunday, April 10, 2011 Posted: 3:51 p.m. By Patrick Mooney MILWAUKEE Mike Quade and Matt Garza looked at the same game and came to completely different conclusions. Quade sat in the managers office Saturday night after a 6-0 loss and riffed on how Garza will...
  • 4y
    Cubs pitcher Casey Coleman will take the mound for his 2011 debut vs. the Milwaukee Brewers and will look for the Cubs offense to step up, bring their bats back and provide some support Sunday afternoon.


Today's Poll

Who was the team's regular season MVP?
Anthony Rizzo
Jake Arrieta
Kris Bryant

Team Schedule

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10/21vs. NYML 3-8
10/20vs. NYML 2-5
10/18NYML 1-4
10/17NYML 2-4
10/13vs. StLW 6-4
10/12vs. StLW 8-6
10/10StLW 6-3
10/9StLL 0-4
10/7PitW 4-0
10/4MilW 3-1
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Injury Report

10/12A. RussellHamstring (day-to-day)
8/24J. Leathersichoff 60-day DL
8/24J. Motteoff 15-day DL
8/24J. Soleroff 15-day DL
8/4R. Sorianooff 15-day DL
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Wed, Oct 21
Final123 456 789 RHE
NY Mets4200000208110
Chi Cubs000100020360
  W: B. Colon (1-0)   L: J. Hammel (0-1)
  NYM HR: D. Murphy (4) L. Duda (1) T. d\'Arnaud (2)
  ChC HR: K. Bryant (1)
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Mets win series 4-0
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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A. Rizzo1605869416338331101.278
K. Bryant151559871543152699.275
A. Jackson13649156131253948.267
S. Castro151547521452321169.265
C. Coghlan148440641102561641.250
D. Fowler1565961021492981746.250

C. Denorfia00-1000.100.00
D. Ross00-2002.000.00
H. Rondon64.6007203070.0691.67
J. Arrieta226.78633330229.02361.77
J. Grimm35.375620349.2671.99
P. Strop26.250760368.0812.91
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