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Chicago Tribune
Booing of former Cub Miguel Montero bothers Kyle Hendrickshave been welcomed by so many of his former teammates and coaches. Even Cubs Pr
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
have been welcomed by so many of his former teammates and coaches. Even Cubs President Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer, who made the decision to release him after his criticism of Jake Arrieta, were seeking out Montero on Friday... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs claim veteran catcher Rene Rivera but not in hurry to make more deals“We’ve expended a lot of prospect capital trying to make this team better.” Th
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
“We’ve expended a lot of prospect capital trying to make this team better.” That didn’t mean Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer were going to stand pat, though. With Mike Montgomery penciled in to take Lester’s spot in the rotation for the... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
When will Addison Russell return to the Cubs’ lineup?Tribune posted video of Russell testing out his foot in an exercise in left fie
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
Tribune posted video of Russell testing out his foot in an exercise in left field on Tuesday afternoon, General Manager Jed Hoyer said on Monday that a return by Sunday is unlikely. He described the injury as “Day-To-Day” with no set return... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Willson Contreras Injury Could Be Death Blow to Cubs' Playoff ChaseArrieta said, per the Chicago Tribune's Mark Gonzales. "I think we're capable o
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
Arrieta said, per the Chicago Tribune's Mark Gonzales. "I think we're capable of holding down the fort..." General manager Jed Hoyer added, per Mooney: "We're glad we acquired Alex at the deadline. That helps lessen the blow of Willson's injury a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Homers by Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo power Cubs to rout of Redsfoot) is eligible to come off the 10-day DL, but isn't close to returning. "He'
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
foot) is eligible to come off the 10-day DL, but isn't close to returning. "He's coming along slowly," general manager Jed Hoyer said. . 2B Ben Zobrist was scratched an hour before the game with a stiff neck. UP NEXT Cubs right-hander Kyle... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Homers by Bryant, Rizzo power Cubs to 15-5 rout of Redsfoot) is eligible to come off the 10-day DL, but isn't close to returning. "He'
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
foot) is eligible to come off the 10-day DL, but isn't close to returning. "He's coming along slowly," general manager Jed Hoyer said. UP NEXT Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks (4-4, 3.70 ERA) faces rookie righty Luis Castillo (2-5, 3.73) in... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Kaplan spreads his Cubs love in Dixonin the locker room. I know all of the players. [Owner] Tom Ricketts, [team pres
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
in the locker room. I know all of the players. [Owner] Tom Ricketts, [team president] Theo Epstein and [general manager] Jed Hoyer, they were amazing.” The Cubs winning a World Series this past fall was a true rags to riches story, the depths of... Read more
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TSN
Bryant and Rizzo lead Cubs to rout of Redsfoot) is eligible to come off the 10-day DL, but isn't close to returning. "He'
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
foot) is eligible to come off the 10-day DL, but isn't close to returning. "He's coming along slowly," general manager Jed Hoyer said. UP NEXT Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks (4-4, 3.70 ERA) faces rookie righty Luis Castillo (2-5, 3.73) in... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Cubs' win starts stretch against cellar dwellershaven’t been able to pull away from .500 and get to a place where I think we’re
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
haven’t been able to pull away from .500 and get to a place where I think we’re all more comfortable,” said general manager Jed Hoyer. “I think that as a result, the Cardinals had a hot streak and got back in the race. “The Pirates had a similar... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
HRs by Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo vault Cubs to 7-2 lead over Redssecond base. 8 – Times in which the Cubs have hit back-to-back home runs. “It
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
second base. 8 – Times in which the Cubs have hit back-to-back home runs. “It’s nice to be done on the West Coast. It was not good to us this year.” – Jed Hoyer vs. Reds, Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. RH Kyle Hendricks vs. RH Luis Castillo - Mark Go... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs remain patient with Javier Baez at shortstop in Addison Russell's absenceheard anything positive in regards to him being back any time soon," Maddon sai
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
heard anything positive in regards to him being back any time soon," Maddon said Monday in a blunt tone. General manager Jed Hoyer described Russell's right foot aliment as "muscular" with a "little bit of plantar fasciitis. "It's gotten better... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Stretch run another chance for Cubs manager Joe Maddon to prove his worthfrom top to bottom, obviously we haven't had the same kind of year as last year
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
from top to bottom, obviously we haven't had the same kind of year as last year or even the year before," general manager Jed Hoyer said before Monday's game against the Reds. "I think that assessment is on everybody. I wouldn't single anything... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Who will replace Willson Contreras’ bat? Looking at you first, Kyle Schwarberthis is about several other Cubs regulars. It’s time for them to come back from
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
this is about several other Cubs regulars. It’s time for them to come back from their summer vacations. Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer talk a lot about the character of their players. Guess what, folks. It’s showtime. Kyle Schwarber? You ready?... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago Cubs' Jose Quintana impresses Joe Maddon with presence on, off moundas the fourth starter, but he has been valuable as a swing man. Even so, team p
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
as the fourth starter, but he has been valuable as a swing man. Even so, team president Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer will have to find more pitching. Quintana came to the Cubs in a July 13 trade that sent highly rated prospects... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Cub Alex Avila understands business of baseballthe past nine years. It’s been amazing. We had something a lot of people don’t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
the past nine years. It’s been amazing. We had something a lot of people don’t get to experience." And Avila told Cubs GM Jed Hoyer he appreciated the opportunity to play for another storied franchise. "It's exciting for me," Avila said. "I... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Cubs issue World Series championship ring to Bartmanhe said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
he said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman with this gift today." General manager Jed Hoyer said it's "impossible not to look at him in an incredibly sympathetic way." He said Bartman was "in the wrong place... Read more
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CBS News
Cubs' most notorious fan responds to getting World Series ringteam said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartma
CBS News / Posted 20 days ago
team said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman with this gift today." General manager Jed Hoyer said it's "impossible not to look at him in an incredibly sympathetic way." He said Bartman was "in the wrong place... Read more
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NZCity
Chicago Cubs gift infamous fan Steve Bartman World Series ring 14 years after 2003 incidentsaid the way Bartman was treated was "an unfortunate chapter" in the club's his
NZCity / Posted 20 days ago
said the way Bartman was treated was "an unfortunate chapter" in the club's history, while general manager Jed Hoyer said any hatred he received "should never have been there in the first place". "I think it's impossible not to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Seeking closure, Cubs give World Series ring to Steve Bartmanfan would have done, is pretty awesome," Dempster said at Cubs manager Joe Madd
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 days ago
fan would have done, is pretty awesome," Dempster said at Cubs manager Joe Maddon's charity golf outing. General manager Jed Hoyer said it's impossible not to look at Bartman in a sympathetic way. "I certainly hope all that animosity or any... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Latest trade adds to Cubs’ building confidence in the second half of the seasonweekend. "You try to make moves that set yourself up for October,-and hopefull
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
weekend. "You try to make moves that set yourself up for October,-and hopefully to get to October," said general manager Jed Hoyer of the Cubs moves in July. "You make moves to set yourself up for the future as well." Indeed the Cubs front... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bartman gets World Series ring from Cubshe said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
he said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman with this gift today." General manager Jed Hoyer said it's "impossible not to look at him in an incredibly sympathetic way." He said Bartman was "in the wrong place... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cubs gift fan championship ring after 14 years in hiding as cursed club's scapegoatsaid the way Bartman was treated was "an unfortunate chapter" in the club's his
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
said the way Bartman was treated was "an unfortunate chapter" in the club's history, while general manager Jed Hoyer said any hatred he received "should never have been there in the first place". "I think it's impossible not to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Cubs bolster bullpen at trade deadlinerun. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File) If there are things we’ve learned about Cub
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
run. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File) If there are things we’ve learned about Cubs president Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer, it’s that they usually get their man and that they’re thinking beyond today. Such was the case late Sunday into... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kris Bryant hopes to have another hot August for Cubsa deal unless that player is pulled back by his current team. "We'll certainly
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
a deal unless that player is pulled back by his current team. "We'll certainly will be monitoring it," general manager Jed Hoyer said. "We'll be active. There will be players who clear waivers. There will be some options to acquire guys as they... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Deadline deals set up Cubs for postseason as well as future seasonswe thought through the moves we were going to make at the deadline, we did look
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
we thought through the moves we were going to make at the deadline, we did look into some rental options," general manager Jed Hoyer said Monday while assessing the acquisitions of Wilson and Avila from the Tigers and prized left-hander Jose... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cubs acquire LHP Wilson, C Avila in trade with Tigerswas 4 1/2 back, with Pittsburgh 5 1/2 behind Chicago. "The second half, we've
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
was 4 1/2 back, with Pittsburgh 5 1/2 behind Chicago. "The second half, we've played really well," Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said. "But we've got three teams we have to hold off to win our division, and that's our focus is. A team that was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cubs acquire LHP Wilson, C Avila in trade with Tigerswas 4 1/2 back, with Pittsburgh 5 1/2 behind Chicago. "The second half, we've
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
was 4 1/2 back, with Pittsburgh 5 1/2 behind Chicago. "The second half, we've played really well," Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said. "But we've got three teams we have to hold off to win our division, and that's our focus is. A team that was... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago Cubs issue Steve Bartman a World Series championship ringhe said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 days ago
he said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman with this gift today." General manager Jed Hoyer said it's "impossible not to look at him in an incredibly sympathetic way." He said Bartman was "in the wrong place... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Cubs issue World Series championship ring to Bartmanhe said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
he said. "After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman with this gift today." General manager Jed Hoyer said it's "impossible not to look at him in an incredibly sympathetic way." He said Bartman was "in the wrong place... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs protect minor-league pitching depth after July tradestop 10 prospects — after the trade of Dylan Cease to the White Sox. That was a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
top 10 prospects — after the trade of Dylan Cease to the White Sox. That was a major priority, general manager Jed Hoyer said. Thomas Hatch, the Cubs' first pick in the 2016 draft, is the top pitcher listed. Hatch, a third-round pick... Read more
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New York Post
Cubs’ World Series blueprint there for Yankees to pounce onproviding the blueprint for the Yankees going forward – perhaps even in trying
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
providing the blueprint for the Yankees going forward – perhaps even in trying to land Sonny Gray. Under Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer, the Cubs put a young positional core at the major league level built around Albert Almora, Javier Baez, Kris... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Newly acquired Matt Carasiti serves as insurance for Cubs bullpenwas clocked at 97 mph in the Triple-A All-Star Game on July 12. "We're excited
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
was clocked at 97 mph in the Triple-A All-Star Game on July 12. "We're excited about Carasiti," Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said last week in Atlanta. "He's been throwing the ball well. Our scouts and analysts really felt he was a good... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs can't overlook White SoxBut Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer isn't about to get sucked into any assumptio
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
But Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer isn't about to get sucked into any assumptions, based on the fact the Cubs have struggled against the likes of the San Diego Padres (2-4) and New York Mets (1-2). "We need to take care of business," Hoyer said last... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Filling Cubs holes is like playing Whack-Mole, so try these bullpen trade rumorshave been a moving target. Because the Cubs can’t play consistently solid baseb
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
have been a moving target. Because the Cubs can’t play consistently solid baseball for more than a week, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer are playing Whack-A-Mole. It’s the rotation. We can all see it. No, wait, shortstop. No, stop, leadoff. And so,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
White Sox plan well underway; now it's up to young players to make it workEven better, Hahn already is ahead of his counterparts, Cubs President Theo Eps
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Even better, Hahn already is ahead of his counterparts, Cubs President Theo Epstein and GM Jed Hoyer, when it comes to collecting prospects in Year One. If the Sox rebuild follows a similar five-year path, which is no certainty, they already have... Read more

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