SAN DIEGO – With Jon Lester Watch on high alert, the Cubs are on the verge of bringing back pitcher Jason Hammel, a first step in rebuilding their rotation.
The White Sox have made it no secret this offseason that they want to improve their bullpen that registered a 4.38 ERA in 2014, the third-highest in MLB.
Just when you thought talks had died down.
The Cubs think Russell Martin could be the right player at the right time, the free-agent splash that makes sense because of his production, leadership and postseason experience.
The White Sox announced on Tuesday that right-handed pitcher Taylor Thompson has been claimed off waivers by the Oakland Athletics.