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MLB Trade Rumors:
The Cubs have acquired Ian Stewart and Casey Weathers from the Rockies in exchange for Tyler Colvin and DJ LeMahieu, tweets Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
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Chicago Cubs outfielder Tony Campana was named the 2011 Tony Conigliaro Award winner on Friday. Campana, who overcame Hodgkin's Lymphoma, will be given the award as the major league player "who has overcome adversity through the attributes of spirit, determination and courage that were trademarks of Tony C." He will be presented with the award at the Boston Baseball...
The Chicago Cubs continue to add players as the offseason continues, though not the ones many fans were hoping for. The Cubs traded away Tyler Colvin and DJ Lemahieu to the Colorado Rockies in exchange for third baseman Ian Stewert and pitcher Casey Weathers. Stewart is the likely replacement for Aramis Ramirez who refused arbitration [...]
As the winter meetings come to a close, the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies have swung a deal that was rumored for the last couple of days, but finally consummated. The Rockies will send Ian Stewart and Casey Weathers to the Cubs, who will give up Tyler Colvin and DJ LaMehieu.
Stewart was one of the more coveted trade chips on the market, due to his ability to take a walk. The...
Jeff Bianchi, once a highly touted shortstop prospect of the Royals, was claimed off waivers by the Chicago Cubs on Friday.
The Cubs attempted to upgrade their offense and bullpen depth by landing third baseman Ian Stewart and reliever Casey Weathers, and in doing so, they shipped outfielder Tyler Colvin and infielder DJ LeMahieu to Colorado.
DALLAS—The Cubs picked converted infielder Lendy Castillo in the Rule 5 draft Thursday, hoping he can survive an entire season in the bullpen. The Cubs either have to keep Castillo on the major league roster or give back half of the $50,000 price.
They're so quiet at winter meetings Zambrano a topic for conversationDALLAS — The Cubs aren't close to any big deals, President Theo Epstein said Wednesday, but are focusing on a few smaller moves.
The Cubs, Rockies, Diamondbacks, and others are trying for Hiroki Kuroda, tweets MLB Network's Jon Heyman, though he could still return to Japan.
The Rockies also remain interested in the Reds' Edinson Volquez, tweets Troy Renck.
The Chicago Cubs have acquired third baseman Ian Stewart and right-handed reliever Casey Weathers from the Colorado Rockies for outfielder Tyler Colvin and infielder D.J. LeMahieu.