Martinez will be Joe Maddon’s bench coach and likely work with the outfielders and baserunners.
Martinez was a longtime member of Joe Maddon’s staff in Tampa Bay.
Lester’s relationship with Cubs front office members won’t be the deciding factor, Jed Hoyer says.
Winning titles justifies overpaying players in baseball.
The Cubs are seeking approval from the landmarks commission again.
Wright and Baker will become free agents.
Still, a decision doesn’t appear imminent from Lester.
Wood was 8-13 with a 5.03 ERA in 2014.
Lester is the Cubs’ top free agent target.
The 29-year-old was driving a pickup truck when he crashed against a wall late Wednesday along a road southwest of the capital of Santo Domingo.
The Chicago Cubs are preparing for the worst-case scenario with their bleacher renovation.
The bidding for Lester could easily reach $25 million-per.
Thursday Night Football, the Derrick Rose debates and Ronnie Woo Woo are on the list of turkeys.
Hanley Ramirez has reportedly signed for five years and around $90 million.
The Diamondbacks are considering moving Miguel Montero.
For a fan, this is the highest of honors, right?
The Cubs met with Lester on Tuesday, but it’s unclear what direction he might be leaning.
How could the premier talent not come to Chicago after listening to these pitches?
Martin reportedly received a five-year deal from Toronto.
The Cubs have acquired second baseman Tommy La Stella in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for reliever Arodys Vizcaino.