Patrick Mooney talks Samardzija
Fri, 9 Nov 2012|
Cubs Insider Patrick Mooney joins CTL to discuss the team trying to lock up Jeff Samardzija to a long-term deal - 11/9
-- let me ask you did it in Terrell talks on some mark just signify that he's the core player for Theo Epstein generally iron company. Without a doubt you know in the Cubs. These past couple days are meeting with agents -- -- faith in -- and other. Executives. And kind of back in their mind in a lot of shops for -- legitimate starting pitchers there. They've discussed. The possibility -- you know extending the margin. And now that doesn't mean it's going to happen but clearly at this time last year -- defeat. The weather not even what the starter and the you know now they're kind of glad they're not -- in the seventh inning I think this is someone who can give them 200 innings a year the next you know at least three years and now maybe beyond. Yet you certainly seems to fit the -- way too that they're trying to do. A bill they're on the north side. -- the Cubs reportedly submitted a bid for the right to negotiate with curry left hander -- engine room who who else might -- target for the rotation and how much are they willing to spend I guess. They're going to view. Look at guys maybe there's someone out there is some Marty who can be converted from a reliever to a starter at least had the potential or that. I think they're gonna look for. -- Shaun Marcum Francisco Liriano. Brandon McCarthy. -- guys who might be willing to take those pillow contracts as Scott Boras likes to call it -- delicate all all avenues. An and Hewitt they get wants to academics and.