Levine: Cubs' Additions Put Them In Prime Position To Make Another Deep Playoff RunAcquiring reliever Justin Wilson and catcher Alex Avila filled two of Chicago's weaknesses.
Cubs' Joe Maddon Enthused By Additions Of Justin Wilson, Alex AvilaMaddon likes the great flexibility and myriad options he has after the additions of Wilson and Avila.
Cubs Acquire Justin Wilson, Alex Avila From TigersChicago sent Triple-A third baseman Jeimer Candelario and another prospect to Detroit.
Levine: Cubs Continue Search For Reliever, Backup CatcherThe Cubs remain interested in Tigers catcher Alex Avila and a handful of others.
Levine: The Veteran Catchers On The Cubs' Want ListThe Cubs would like to add a veteran to catch about 15 games down the stretch.
Jed Hoyer: Cubs' Trade Deadline Moves Likely To Be 'Smaller In Stature'Hoyer confirmed the Cubs continue to search for a veteran catcher.
Joe Maddon On What He Wants In Potential Addition Of Veteran Catcher For Cubs: Someone Who Knows His RoleThe Cubs have continued to express strong interest in Tigers catcher Alex Avila, who's having one of his best seasons.
Levine: Cubs Still Searching For Backup Catching Help For Willson ContrerasThe Cubs know the importance of keeping Contreras fresh down the stretch of the season.
Levine: Will The Cubs Make Another Big Move?The Epstein-Hoyer regime has often been aggressive, and the Cubs have had a recent resurgence.
Levine: Cubs Kicking Tires On Pitching Deals, Catching HelpThe rejuvenated Cubs have been busy working the phone lines ahead of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.
Report: Cubs Continue To Show Most Interest In Tigers' Alex AvilaThe 30-year-old Avila is having arguably the best season of his nine-year career.