Ben Cherington

Theo Epstein

Epstein Compensation Still Unresolved

Ten days after Bud Selig’s loose deadline for determining Theo Epstein’s compensation passed, new Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said the situation is still unresolved.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

Bud Selig

Selig To Determine Epstein Compensation

When Theo Epstein was officially announced as President of Baseball Operations for the Cubs, Commissioner Bud Selig gave both the Cubs and Red Sox a Nov. 1 deadline to decide compensation for the move.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

Theo Epstein has agreed to a deal with the Chicago Cubs. Epstein won two World Series championships with the Red Sox during his nine-year tenure.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Sox Deny Theo Deal Is Close

The Red Sox are denying multiple reports that say a compensation deal for Theo Epstein is almost done, including one that said the Cubs would hold a press conference Friday to announce Epstein as the team’s new president of baseball operations.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2011

Jed Hoyer (Photo  by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Report: Cherington To Be Named Red Sox GM

Cubs fans looking for a definite sign that Theo Epstein is coming to Chicago can take solace the fate of Ben Cherington.


Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein pauses before he addresses the media during a press conference.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Talks Of Compensation For Epstein To Begin Today

By all accounts, the Theo Epstein to the Cubs deal is done, but when and for what is still uncertain.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

Brian Cashman. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Gammons Breaks Down Cubs’ GM Candidates

No person knows more people in baseball than Hall-of-Fame writer Peter Gammons. And that means its unlikely anyone has a better idea of who might be interested in the Cubs general manager job.

670 The Score–08/26/2011