Cubs, Barney Avoid Arbitration With 1-Year DealDarwin Barney signs for a $2.3-million contract.
Ham: How A-Rod Could Be Guilty And Still WinAlex Rodriguez has several missteps by MLB to point to in his favor.
Samardzija: Talking Contract With Cubs 'All The Time'Jeff Samardzija and the Cubs are still working on getting a deal done to avoid arbitration.
Battle Over Prison Shutdowns ContinuesThe battle goes on over Gov. Quinn’s plan to close seven correctional facilities as a money saying measure
White Sox Offer Buehrle Arbitration The White Sox announced Wednesday they have extended arbitration to free-agent pitcher Mark Buehrle.
Ex-Blackhawk Niemi Gets Four-Year ExtensionFormer Chicago Blackhawks goalie Antti Niemi helped the team win the Stanley Cup Championship last season before moving on to the San Jose Sharks as a free agent, on Tuesday he signed a four-year extension.
Cubs Hopeful To Make Marmol Deal Before ArbitrationCarlos Marmol was a big part of the Cubs bullpen last season and Jim Hendry wants to keep him around.
Danks, Quentin, Pena Sign One-Year Contracts With White SoxPitcher John Danks, outfielder Carlos Quentin and right-handed pitcher Tony Pena, have agreed to terms on one-year contracts with the Chicago White Sox, avoiding arbitration hearings.
Soto Among Four Cubs To Sign Contracts, Avoid ArbitrationOn Tuesday, the Chicago Cubs announced new contracts for four players that will keep the players and team from heading into arbitration hearings.
Cubs, Hill Agree To 2011 ContractMuch of the outlook for the Chicago Cubs changed when the team traded for Rays pitcher Matt Garza. Today, the Cubs made another move to sure up the 2011 roster.
Muller: Antti Niemi Meets His Former Team. Do The Blackhawks Miss Him?Antti Niemi will get his first crack at beating his former teammates from Chicago as the Blackhawks travel to San Jose to face off against the Sharks Wednesday night.