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The Tampa Tribune
Could the Yankees’ new Death Star prompt a Rays surrender?have to spend money. The Cubs went out and signed big-time free agents such as
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
have to spend money. The Cubs went out and signed big-time free agents such as Jon Lester, Ben Zobrist, Jason Heyward and John Lackey. The Astros went out and made a blockbuster trade for pitcher Justin Verlander, who makes $20 million a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Brandon Morrow signing a good start in rebuild of Cubs bullpenwhen Edwards lost his mojo in the postseason, manager Joe Maddon had to overuse
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
when Edwards lost his mojo in the postseason, manager Joe Maddon had to overuse Davis and even turn to starter John Lackey in the ninth inning of Game 2 of the NLCS. How did that work out? The final impression of the Cubs bullpen was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs on the prowl for pitching at baseball's winter meetingsincluding 113 starts — with the Angels (2011) and Rockies. But with the likely
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
including 113 starts — with the Angels (2011) and Rockies. But with the likely departures of free agents Jake Arrieta and John Lackey — 40 percent of their rotation over the last two seasons — the Cubs still need a starter. They wouldn’t mind... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Cubs sign Tyler Chatwood to three-year deal worth reported $38MHe’s a hard thrower who averaged 95 m.p.h. with his fastball in 2017 and could
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
He’s a hard thrower who averaged 95 m.p.h. with his fastball in 2017 and could conceivably improve further with a more pitcher-friendly home park. The Cubs were in need of starting pitching after losing Jake Arrieta and John Lackey to free a... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Cubs sign starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood to 3-year dealCHICAGO – In search of arms for their rotation should Jake Arrieta or John Lack
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO – In search of arms for their rotation should Jake Arrieta or John Lackey not return in 2018, the Cubs’ first major signing of the free agent period is indeed a starting pitcher. On Thursday, the Cubs announced that they’ve signed pitcher... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
How would two-way star Shohei Ohtani impact the roster of each finalist?to negotiate an extension and persuade him to waive his no-trade clause for a d
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
to negotiate an extension and persuade him to waive his no-trade clause for a deal to Boston. Now that Jake Arrieta and John Lackey are both free agents, the Cubs badly need starting pitching, and Ohtani would be the ideal fit. Los Angeles... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Biggest Hole Every MLB Team Desperately Needs to Fill This Offseasonbe a strength. It's a huge "if," which makes it tempting to suggest New York s
Bleacher Report / Posted 13 days ago
be a strength. It's a huge "if," which makes it tempting to suggest New York should target a starter such as Lance Lynn or John Lackey. The more pressing need, however, could be in the bullpen. Mets relievers ranked 29th in baseball with a 4.82... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Alshon Jeffery represents the worst roster negligence of the Pace-Fox embarrassmenton the other side of the field. And then, once the Bears finished their script,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
on the other side of the field. And then, once the Bears finished their script, Loggains channeled his inner John Shoop. John Lackey reportedly plans to pitch next season, and I’m thinking, wait, didn’t Justin Turner retire him last month? The... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Each MLB Team's Nightmare 2017-18 Offseason ScenarioWith Jake Arrieta and John Lackey both hitting free agency, the Chicago Cubs ha
Bleacher Report / Posted 21 days ago
With Jake Arrieta and John Lackey both hitting free agency, the Chicago Cubs have holes to fill in their starting rotation. They could do it by signing a couple of arms from the second tier we've discussed elsewhere—the Lance Lynn/Alex Cobb/Andrew... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Who is the 'biggest squirrel' on the Cubs' pitching staff?but still allowed only one run to keep the Cubs in a game they eventually lost
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
but still allowed only one run to keep the Cubs in a game they eventually lost on Justin Turner’s walk-off homer off John Lackey. Lester was a big squirrel well before Boras came up with the metaphor. He’s 9-7 overall in his postseason... Read more
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New York Post
Explaining Eric Hosmer to the Red Sox and 29 other free-agent decisionsto get multiple guys; they have had Pat Neshek (23) before.Addison ReedGetty Im
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
to get multiple guys; they have had Pat Neshek (23) before.Addison ReedGetty Images The old guys: I’ve heard that John Lackey (29) wants to finish his career where he started it, with the Angels. That could work, right? While he didn’t... Read more

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