CHICAGO (CBS) — The Cubs are dealing Yu Darvish and Victor Caratini to the San Diego Padres – but the yard sale isn’t over.
One national reporter says the Cubs have also moved on to shopping catcher Willson Contreras too.READ MORE: DePaul University Will Require COVID-19 Vaccines For Any Students Who Will Be On Campus In Fall
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported that the Cubs are “extensively” shopping Contreras, who is “projected to earn at least $5 million and perhaps as much as $7.4 million in salary arbitration.”
The Chicago #Cubs, after trading Yu Darvish and non-tendering Kyle Schwarber, are now extensively shopping catcher Willson Contreras. Contreras is projected to earn at least $5 million and perhaps as much as $7.4 million in salary arbitration, per @mlbtraderumorsREAD MORE: Stalled Debate Over Civilian Oversight Of CPD Leads To Tense Exchange Between Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) December 29, 2020
Meanwhile, Jon Lester, Jose Quintana, Tyler Chatwood, Kyle Schwarber, and Albert Almora Jr. are all free agents and are most likely gone.MORE NEWS: Rev. Lawrence Sullivan, Pastor Of Christ The King Parish, Asked To Step Aside Over Decades-Old Sex Assault Allegation
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