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  1. Jon Lester already familiar with the "curse"

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- One thing about coming from the Boston Red Sox to work for the Chicago Cubs is already being aware of "curses" and long championship droughts. And also being well aware of what winning -- after such a long time of losing -- can mean to an ...

    Blog | December 18, 2014
  2. Cubs trade Justin Ruggiano to Seattle

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs traded outfielder Justin Ruggiano to the Seattle Mariners for minor league pitcher Matt Brazis, the team announced Wednesday. Brazis, 25, is 8-6 with a 2.89 ERA in 100 minor league relief appearances since being drafted...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  3. Seattle Mariners acquire outfielder Justin Ruggiano from Chicago ...

    The Mariners have found a right-handed bat for their outfield, acquiring Justin Ruggiano from the Chicago Cubs.

    Story | Conversation | December 17, 2014
  4. Rangers building depth in bullpen

    Calvin Watkins

    With the signing of right-handed reliever Kyuji Fujikawa on Tuesday, the Texas Rangers made another small baseball statement, not a sexy one -- build the bullpen. Neftali Feliz is the closer, but given his velocity issues after returning from Tomm...

    Blog | December 16, 2014
  5. After Lester: More decisions for Cubs

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Alright, now that the Chicago Cubs have their ace in Jon Lester, let's take a look at three other pending issues, as it's been a busy couple weeks: Cubs sign reliever Jason Motte It's not a surprise the Cubs signed a veteran reliever...

    Blog | December 16, 2014
  6. Kyuji Fujikawa signs 1-year deal with Texas Rangers

    Calvin Watkins

    The Texas Rangers announced the signing of right-handed reliever Kyuji Fujikawa on Tuesday to a one-year deal with a club option for 2016.

    Story | Conversation | December 16, 2014
  7. Red Sox get Cubs shortstop prospect Marco Hernandez to complete F...

    Kyle Brasseur

    The Boston Red Sox announced Monday the acquisition of Chicago Cubs minor league shortstop Marco Hernandez as the player to be named later in the teams' July 30 trade that sent left-handed pitcher Felix Doubront to Chicago. Hernandez, 22, spent 20...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  8. Lester chooses to wear No. 34 with Cubs

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- New Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester has chosen to wear No. 34 in honor of several athletes, including a former Cub. "The Chicago tie of Kerry Wood," Lester said Monday at a news conference. "I remember watching him as a young pitcher --...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  9. For Cubs, Jon Lester, it was all about belief

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- At the end of the day, one word can describe the pursuit and acquisition of lefty starting pitcher Jon Lester for the Chicago Cubs: Belief. The Cubs believed in Lester enough to give him the richest contract in team history. Lester b...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  10. Pedroia: No words to express what Lester means to me

    Joe McDonald

    Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia took the news hard that former teammate and close friend Jon Lester was signing with the Chicago Cubs rather than returning to Boston. "There [aren't] words that I can tell you for you to understand how much J...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  11. Jason Motte signs one-year deal with Chicago Cubs

    Jayson Stark

    The Cubs have agreed to a one-year deal with free-agent reliever Jason Motte, pending a physical, a team source told ESPN.com.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2014
  12. Chicago Cubs see Jon Lester as transition toward winning

    Jon Lester insisted there's no reason the Chicago Cubs can't contend next year and even capture their first World Series title since 1908, around the time the Model T was rolling off the assembly line.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2014
  13. Mid-December World Series odds

    David Schoenfield

    Courtesy of Bovada.lv ... Los Angeles Dodgers: 15/2 Boston Red Sox: 9/1 Washington Nationals: 15/2 Chicago Cubs: 12/1 Detroit Tigers: 12/1 Los Angeles Angels: 12/1 San Francisco Giants: 14/1 Seattle Mariners: 14/1 St. Louis Cardinals: 14/1...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  14. Cubs looking at Rasmus?

    AJ Mass

    The Chicago Cubs have had a busy offseason, with the naming of a new manager, the acquisition of catcherMiguel Montero, and the free agent signing of pitchers Jason Hammel and Jon Lester. But don't come to the conclusion all of that means the team i...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  15. Cubs to intro Lester on Monday

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs will officially announce the signing of left-handed pitcher Jon Lester at a downtown news conference Monday afternoon. When: 1 p.m. CT Where: Spiaggia restaurant The media-only event will be carried live by ESPN Radio ...

    Blog | December 14, 2014
  16. Jon Lester's $30 million signing bonus with Chicago Cubs sets MLB...

    Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, six-year deal with the Chicago Cubs.

    Story | Conversation | December 14, 2014