Keidel: Are The Cubs World Series Favorites In 2018?The Chicago Cubs won the World Series in 2016 and are even more stacked now with Yu Darvish in the starting rotation.
Cubs Finalize $126 Million, 6-Year Contract With Yu DarvishYu Darvish and the Cubs have finalized their $126 million, six-year contract. Darvish joins a rotation that includes Jon Lester, Kyle Hendricks, Jose Quintana and Tyler Chatwood.
Report: Yu Darvish, Cubs Reach $126 Million, 6-Year DealAce Yu Darvish and the Chicago Cubs have reached agreement on a $126 million, six-year contract, according to a report by The Athletic.
Rangers Sign Infielder Darwin Barney To Minor League DealVeteran infielder Darwin Barney has signed a minor league contract with the Rangers that includes an invitation to major league spring training. Texas announced with the deal on Monday.
Report: Cubs Having Active Talks With RHP Yu DarvishThe Chicago Cubs are having active talks with free agent Yu Darvish, hoping to add the right-hander to their rotation as they try for a second championship in three seasons.
Free Agent Yu Darvish Meets With CubsDarvish tweeted a statement in Japanese confirming the get-together amid reports that Chicago executives Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer were in Dallas to speak with him.
Reliever Rondon Agrees To 2-Year Deal With AstrosThe 29-year-old right-hander spent the last five years with the Chicago Cubs, where he went 18-13 with a 3.22 ERA and 77 saves.
Rangers Among 7 Teams Ohtani To Consider Signing WithShohei Ohtani has cut the field of teams he's considering to five clubs on the West Coast plus the Chicago Cubs and Texas Rangers.
Hernandez Has 3 HRs, Lifts Dodgers To World Series Over CubsHernandez homered three times and drove in a record seven runs, Kershaw breezed through six crisp innings and Los Angeles ended the Chicago Cubs' title defense with an 11-1 rout in Game 5 of the NL Championship Series.
Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World SeriesThe Yankees took all three games at home to seize control of the ALCS, while the Dodgers lost their first playoff game last night.
Cubs Avoid Sweep, Top Dodgers 3-2 To Cut NLCS Deficit To 3-1Baez snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two home runs, Wade Davis hung on for a six-out save and Cubs avoided a sweep, holding off the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 4 of the NL Championship Series.
Cubs Trail Dodgers 3-0 In NLCS After Darvish DominatesYu Darvish shut down Chicago on Tuesday night, putting the Cubs on the verge of being swept out of the NLCS for the second time in three years after a 6-1 loss.