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  1. David Ross, Chicago Cubs agree to two-year deal

    Free-agent catcher David Ross has agreed to a two-year, $5 million deal with the Chicago Cubs, a source confirmed to ESPN Chicago's Jesse Rogers.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2014
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  3. 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
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  5. 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
  6. Trade to A's made it easier for Jon Lester to choose Cubs over Re...

    Sahadev Sharma, Special to ESPNBoston.com

    CHICAGO -- For all the talk about bad blood between Jon Lester and the Boston Red Sox stemming from a lowball offer prior to spring training, what really appears to have greased the wheels for Lester's moving on from Boston to the north side of Chica...

    Blog | December 15, 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. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Will anyone go after Scherzer?

    With Jon Lester finally off the table and headed to the Chicago Cubs, the pitcher most likely to start the courting process in earnest is Max Scherzer. However, with the bar having been set at six years and $155 million, it's still a mystery as to wh...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  13. Boston Red Sox acquire pitchers Rick Porcello, Justin Masterson, ...

    Gordon Edes

    In a flurry of moves late Wednesday and early Thursday, the Boston Red Sox added three starting pitchers as they attempt to fill the rotation void left when Jon Lester decided to sign with the Cubs.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2014
  14. Cubs pitchers, opponents react to Lester signing

    Jesse Rogers

    SAN DIEGO -- New Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon likened acquiring pitcher Jon Lester to "winning the lottery." The left-hander's new teammates are feeling nearly the same way. "I'm giddy to get going right now," pitcher Jake Arrieta said Wednesda...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  15. Jon Lester of Chicago Cubs takes to Twitter day after agreeing to...

    Jon Lester took to Twitter to interact with teammates and fans one day after agreeing to join the Cubs.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  16. Is Jon Lester really an ace?

    David Schoenfield

    The consensus is in: The Chicago Cubs are the big winners after signing Jon Lester to a six-year, $155 million contract that makes him the second-highest-paid pitcher on an annual average basis behind only Clayton Kershaw. And the Boston Red Sox ...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  17. Boston Red Sox offer to Jon Lester "was the best we could do," sa...

    Gordon Edes

    Boston GM Ben Cherington said Wednesday that the Red Sox did "what we felt was the best we could do" in their final offer to free agent Jon Lester.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  18. Can Lester repeat 2014 stats with Cubs?

    Eric Karabell

    For all the success new Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester has achieved in his major league career, he's generally been a bit -- brace yourself, because nobody ever wants to hear or read this word -- overrated from a fantasy aspect, because we deal ...

    Blog | December 10, 2014