Brazis, 25, split time between Single-A and Double-A in 2014, with a 2.36 ERA.
The White Sox will work relentlessly to sign Jeff Samardzija to an extension before November.
Here comes to national attention for the Cubs.
After elbow problems, Motte has signed a one-year, $4.5-million deal with the Cubs.
Motte missed all of 2013 after having right elbow surgery.
Lester’s 2021 option for $25 million can become guaranteed in two different ways.
“Jon is the perfect pitcher to lead our rotation for where we want to go,” Theo Epstein says.
For the record, Lester agreed to a six-year, $155-million deal.
All 162 Cubs games in 2015 will be shown on TV in Chicago, Crane Kenney says.
Lester is a man of the people.
As of Thursday morning, about 70 Cubs games don’t have a local television home in 2015.
“I’ve got a man crush on him,” manager Joe Maddon says of Gomes.
The Cubs put a $155 million bet down on their bright future.
Lester’s coming off a career year in 2014.
Tuesday provided a batch of good sports news that Chicago needed.
Excitement! Subplots! Stars! A rivalry spiced up! This is fun.
At 12-1, the Cubs are now one of the favorites to win the 2015 World Series.
Lester also thanked the Red Sox for his run in Boston.
“I am totally excited,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon says.
Lester agreed Tuesday night to a $155 million, six-year contract with the Chicago Cubs, a person familiar with the negotiations said.