Levine: Cubs Name Ted Lilly As Special Assistant To President/General ManagerFormer Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly will work under Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer.
Ofman: Soriano Wasn't Worth It I'm a bit flummoxed by those who heaped a whole lot of love on Alfonso Soriano upon his departure. They called him a good influence in the clubhouse and a guy who learned to play left field. And there were actually some misguided fans (and even media folk) who were sorry to see him go.
Zuba: Cubs Introduce Back-Up Plan JacksonThe Cubs wanted Anibal Sanchez. That much was obvious after the team officially announced the signing of right-hander Edwin Jackson to a four-year contract worth $52 million on Wednesday.
Baffoe: Not Buying The ‘New’ ZambranoNo smashing. No yelling. No cursing in Spanglish. No kidnapping a comely blonde bleacher bummette and climbing to the top of the manual scoreboard as military and police aircraft fire upon him.
Bernstein: Be Careful, Kerry WoodWood needs to be careful if he wants his post-career vision to be realized, and actual baseball is only a part of it.
Report: Yankees Hire Hendry After 17 seasons with the Cubs, Jim Hendry has found a new home in New York.
Bernstein: Ready For Zambrano, Again?I’m done with Carlos Zambrano. The Cubs, however, may not be.
Ricketts Working On Extension For KenneyThe Cubs are working on a contract extension for embattled President of Business Operations Crane Kenney, Tom Ricketts said Tuesday.
LISTEN: Theo Epstein On The ScoreAs new Cubs president Theo Epstein continues his media circuit, he stopped by The Mully and Hanley Show on Tuesday to discuss his new role in Chicago.
LISTEN: Theo Epstein On The ScoreAs new Cubs president Theo Epstein continues his media circuit, he stopped by The Mully and Hanley Show on Tuesday to discuss his new role in Chicago.
LISTEN: Theo Epstein On The Score As new Cubs president Theo Epstein continues his media circuit, he stopped by The Mully and Hanley Show on Tuesday to discuss his new role in Chicago.