Ignore the rumor that generated some Twitter buzz on Monday night: The Cubs are not on the verge of acquiring James Shields.
SAN DIEGO – The time will come for the Cubs to put their money where their mouth is.
A new era begins on the North Side Friday afternoon.
PEORIA, Ariz. – The Cubs almost slammed on the accelerator and got James Shields to ride shotgun with Jon Lester.
MESA, Ariz. — James Shields would have been the exclamation point to a monster winter. But that non-move could put the Cubs in position to make a bigger deal this summer.