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?
Bernstein: Winning The World Series Is HardThe Cubs were where they said they'd be. They just didn't hang around long enough this time.
Theo Epstein Takes Blame For Cubs Pitchers' Wildness, Notably In Bullpen"It's sort of systemic across the board," Epstein says.
Cubs' Theo Epstein Defends Joe Maddon: Criticism 'Is Missing The Boat'"When we don't play well, it can put a manager in a tough spot," Epstein says.
Cubs' Theo Epstein: Kyle Hendricks Has 'Earned The Right To Go Deeper In Games'How long will Hendricks' leash be in the playoffs? Longer than last year, Epstein says.
Levine: Plenty Of Playoff Roster Questions For Cubs To PonderHow many pitchers should the Cubs include on their playoff roster? Does Leonys Martin have a case to be on it?
Cubs' Theo Epstein Praises Joe Maddon's Use Of Albert Almora"It's been a great growth season for Albert," Epstein says.