The Cubs have heard from numerous clubs about catcher Welington Castillo’s availability.
Castillo remains the third catcher in a likely two-man rotation.
Having three catchers on a 25-man roster just isn’t realistic for any major league team.
The Padres could be a trade partner for the Cubs.
Excitement! Subplots! Stars! A rivalry spiced up! This is fun.
Looking for an upgrade in catching and left-handed hitting, Chicago traded for Arizona catcher Miguel Montero.
Along with a top-notch pitcher, Martin is the Cubs’ priority in free agency.
Welington Castillo drove home the winning run with a long RBI single in the 10th inning.
Welington Castillo believes he put too much pressure on himself this year.
Welington Castillo and Luis Valbuena each homered.
Kyle Hendricks is 4-1 with a 1.73 ERA this season.
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Both the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies ran out of relief pitchers in a marathon game. The Rockies then turned to a starter. The Cubs used a catcher — and won.
Darwin Barney’s exit, unceremonious as it is, is a watershed for Cubdom.
The Chicago Cubs activated Welington Castillo from the 15-day disabled list and have designated catcher Eli Whiteside for assignment.
The Tennessee Smokies will remain a Cubs affiliate through 2018.
Welington Castillo has also been placed on the DL, while Hector Rondon has been activated.
Scott Carroll was fighting himself for much of the night. That made the game much easier for the Chicago Cubs.
Anthony Rizzo homered and had three RBIs in the win, while Welington Castillo added two RBIs.
A starting rotation of Sale-Samardzija-Quintana-Wood-Danks is solid.