Emma: Yu Darvish Was Just What The Cubs NeededThe Cubs cemented their elite rotation for years to come by signing Darvish to a six-year deal.
Baffoe: Cubs Win The Waiting GameThe Cubs' signing of Yu Darvish was a slow-moving endeavor but one that could change the complexion of years to come.
Does Jed Hoyer Have A Desire To Lead A Front Office Again? 'Right Now, I'm Incredibly Happy'Hoyer has been the Cubs' general manager since late 2011, working under and in conjunction with good friend Theo Epstein.
Jed Hoyer Explains Why He, Theo Epstein Never Wear World Series Rings"You have to be all about now," Hoyer says.
Theo Epstein: Cubs Want To Add 1 More Starting Pitcher But Are Content As Is"We're really happy with the way things have gone so far," Epstein says.
Levine: Cubs' Door For Reunion With Jake Arrieta Remains OpenThe Cubs have had numerous conversations with Arrieta's camp recently.
Emma: Cubs Banking On Better From Their Young Core In 2018Were the regressions of last season an outlier? The Cubs are counting on that in a quiet offseason.
Levine: Cubs Still Have Key Additions To Make For 2018 SeasonThe Cubs have a renewed interest in bringing back Jake Arrieta as they look to bolster their rotation.
Levine: Theo Epstein, Cubs Turn Attention Elsewhere After Missing On Shohei OhtaniThe Cubs are waiting on a decision from right-hander Alex Cobb.
Levine: Shohei Ohtani Decision Soon? Cubs' Theo Epstein Mum On ProcessThe Cubs are one of seven finalists in Ohtani's free agency, which no one has a quality read on.
Levine: Cubs Vow To Be Aggressive In Pursuit Of PitchingEarly on, the free agent the Cubs are most associated with is right-hander Alex Cobb.
Levine: Joe Maddon Cites Need For New Voices In Explaining Cubs' Coaching Staff ShakeupThe Cubs have seen turnover at four spots on their coaching staff.
Levine: Theo Epstein, Cubs Eyeing Trade Market This Offseason"You have to consider sacrificing some of that depth to address needs elsewhere on the club," Epstein says.
Theo Epstein: Jake Arrieta's Work Ethic, Dominance Vaulted Cubs Into Championship Phase"He's just been fundamental to everything we've done here," Epstein says of Arrieta, a pending free agent.
Emma: After Unfulfilling Finish, Cubs Must Fill VoidsCould Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein make some major trades this offseason?