Levine: As Cubs Seek Free-Agent Pitcher, Alex Cobb Seems Like Best BetThe market has yet to be defined in terms of years or dollars for Jake Arrieta, Yu Darvish and Alex Cobb.
Theo Epstein: Cubs Want To Add 1 More Starting Pitcher But Are Content As Is"We're really happy with the way things have gone so far," Epstein says.
Levine: Cubs' Door For Reunion With Jake Arrieta Remains OpenThe Cubs have had numerous conversations with Arrieta's camp recently.
Emma: Cubs Banking On Better From Their Young Core In 2018Were the regressions of last season an outlier? The Cubs are counting on that in a quiet offseason.
Jed Hoyer: Cubs 'Almost Definitely' Moving Into Season With This Group Of Offensive PlayersJudging by Hoyer's remarks, the Cubs don't appear inclined to make a big trade or sign another high-profile position player.
Baffoe: Cubs Signing Jake Arrieta Would Feel Good, But Would It Be Good?The heart wants what the heart wants, caring not for the advanced metrics.
Levine: Cubs' Joe Maddon Unsure About Jake Arrieta's Destination"I would love to have him back," Maddon says of Arrieta, who remains a free agent.
Levine: Cubs, Cardinals Could Be On Collision Course For Jake ArrietaBoth Chicago and St. Louis are trying to fortify their starting rotations.
Listen: Bruce Levine On Jake Arrieta's Free AgencyThe Cubs and Cardinals remain the most interested in Arrieta.
Levine: Cubs Still Have Key Additions To Make For 2018 SeasonThe Cubs have a renewed interest in bringing back Jake Arrieta as they look to bolster their rotation.
Levine: Wade Davis Exit Part Of Collateral Damage The Cubs ExpectedThe Cubs are hesitant to give a closer big money as they continue to eye an addition to their rotation.
Levine: Amid Stagnant Market, Cubs Explore All Options To Add PitchingWhile Yu Darvish is a priority target for the Cubs, they're also still gauging the trade market.