INDIAN WELLS, Calif. Imagine if the Cubs were staring at Cole Hamels and Matt Cain and wondering which one to build their rotation around.
As of late Friday night, the Cubs trade for Dan Haren is reportedly off. Here's what the Cubs would have acquired in Haren:
The Cubs appeared to be jumping into the offseason with a bold, decisive move, on the verge of trading closer Carlos Marmol to the Los Angeles Angels for Dan Haren, according to multiple reports.
Brian Wilson has the big black beard, the tattoos, the Taco Bell commercials and more than 600,000 followers on Twitter. The San Francisco Giants won another World Series without him.
The Cubs gave Theo Epstein the keys to the kingdom and put his name in lights on the Wrigley Field marquee.