Reports: Russell Martin Signs With The Blue JaysMartin reportedly received a five-year deal from Toronto.
Baffoe: The Peter Gammons Outrage Is A JokeI sit back on my swivel chair watching little vultures trying to do the actual kill rather than merely pick apart the carcass and I think to myself, “What is this? What are we doing here?”
Gammons On A-Rod: 'He's Like The Marathon Bombers' Longtime baseball writer Peter Gammons may find himself in a bit of hot water after his most recent comments about the ongoing Alex Rodriguez saga.
Gammons Breaks Down Trade Deadline With rumors beginning to swirl, The Mully and Hanley Show spoke with MLB Network's Peter Gammons to get the inside scoop.
Gammons: Cubs New Front Office Can 'Strike Gold' With Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod in charge, the trio is working to build the Cubs into a contender through the draft and through player development.
Gammons: Peavy Not The SameIt may be time for struggling White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy to toss in the towel for the season.
Gammons Breaks Down Cubs' GM CandidatesNo 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.
Gammons: Gillick, Hendry Would Make A Good MatchMLB Network's Peter Gammons knows Pat Gillick well and believes the longtime baseball executive would have serious interest in joining the Cubs.
Teams Would Be 'Happy To Unload Prospects' For MarmolIn his last 1.1 innings pitched, Carlos Marmol has given up three hits, five walks and seven earned runs on his way to blowing to saves. And as the trading deadline approaches, he recent struggles may not have much of an impact on his trade value.
Would The Cubs Consider Trading Marmol?At this point in the season, it's pretty clear that the Chicago Cubs aren't going to be competing the NL Central. But, in preparing to compete in the division over the next few season, the team needs to evaluate which players can be traded for prospects.
Gammons: Garza's Struggles Are 'A Complete Mystery'The end result of Thursday night's Cubs win doesn't come close to tell the story of the game. While the Cubs won 10-9, they were trailing in the fourth inning by a score of 8-0, and starting pitcher Matt Garza failed to get out of the third inning.
Gammons: Pena 'Definitely' Has Trade ValueDespite playing better as of late, it's unlikely that the Chicago Cubs will be able to compete for a playoff spot. As the team soon shifts its focus to improving for the future, Carlos Pena might hear his named mentioned in potential trades.