Russell Martin

Russell Martin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Reports: Russell Martin Signs With The Blue Jays

Martin reportedly received a five-year deal from Toronto.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Use Video Presentation To Help Recruit Star Free Agents

The Chicago Cubs are going after top-flight talent and have taken some aggressive tactics in sending out that message.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Epstein, Cubs Moving Aggressively

The Cubs have already spoken with agents for Jon Lester and Jason Hammel.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014

Russell Martin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Source: Cubs Have Met With Russell Martin

Along with a top-notch pitcher, Martin is the Cubs’ priority in free agency.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

Russell Martin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Levine: Martin Would Be Key To Cubs’ Pitching Progress

Russell Martin is highly respected for his work with different pitching staffs.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Russell Martin. (David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Set To Zero In On Russell Martin

Martin hit .290 and had a .402 on-base percentage in 2014.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

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David Phelps Will Be Important Piece For Yankees Pitching

Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.

03/01/2013

Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn shakes hands with third baseman Kevin Youkilis after Youkilis hit a grand slam in the 5th inning against the New York Yankees at U.S. Cellular Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Youkilis’ Grand Slam Leads Sox To 7-3 Win Over Yankees

Hard to tell where the Chicago White Sox might be without Kevin Youkilis. He’s been what they expected and needed when the veteran third baseman was acquired from Boston. And much more.

08/21/2012

Cubs Win 1-0, Send Two to Hospital

The Cubs eeked out a 1-0 win over the Dodgers Thursday afternoon.  Tyler Colvin had the game-winnig RBI on a double after Mike Fontenot had tripled to lead off the eighth.  Ted Lilly threw seven […]

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