Found December 27, 2011 on View From The Bleachers:
TEAMS: Chicago Cubs
Last week, Noah looked at some Cubs who the front office should look at trading right now. In this post, he looks at a couple of players who may have more value as the season rolls along. To read the rest of the post, be sure to visit us at

Cubs agree to deals with Sonnanstine, Corpas

The Chicago Cubs have agreed to one-year contracts with right-handers Andy Sonnanstine and Manny Corpas. The deals, which are non-guaranteed split contracts, were announced Monday. Terms were not available. Sonnanstine, who turns 29 in March, was 28-31 with a 5.26 ERA in five seasons with Tampa Bay. He made 80 starts in 132 appearances. The 29-year-old Corpas spent five seasons...

A Look At The Sean Marshall for Travis Wood Deal

The day after Christmas is somewhat of a slow news day. We take a look at the aftermath of the Sean Marshall deal as well as some minor nuggets that include a catcher going postal on an umpire. To read the rest of the post, be sure to visit us at

Report: Matt Garza Talks 'Heating Up,' Red Sox and Yankees Among Teams Involved

The Red Sox have been linked to Matt Garza a few times throughout this offseason, and the rumors are intensifying. Talks regarding Garza are "heating up," according to David Kaplan of Comcast Sportsnet Chicago. The Red Sox, Yankees and Blue Jays are reportedly all involved when it comes to trying to land the Chicago right-hander. Kaplan notes, however, that the asking price...

Garza Rumors Abound

What appear to be some pretty casual comments about Matt Garza by Nick Carardo have turned on the rumor machine. Naturally the Red Sox and Yankees are included, but I'd be surprised; they'd have had this done sooner.

Corpas, Sonnanstine sign split contracts

The Cubs added two more pitchers to the mix on Monday when they signed right-handers Manny Corpas and Andy Sonnanstine to non-guaranteed split contracts.

Cubs sign former Rays pitcher Sonnanstine

Continuing to piece together a roster with players coming off “down” seasons, the Cubs signed right-handed starter Andy Sonnanstine to a non-guaranteed contract Monday while also officially announcing the acquisition of reliever Manny Corpas.

Mom Gives White Sox-Loving Daughter A Cubs Present For Christmas (Video)

Imagine if one of your children loved getting drunk, ripping off their shirt and getting a sun tan while enjoying their mediocrity, but your other child was low-key and kept to themselves. This was the case when a Chicago mother of two 6-year-old twins had one son who is a Chicago White Sox fan and a daughter that is a diehard Chicago Cubs fan. Well mom thought it would be a fun...

Ex-Ray Sonnanstine reaches agreement with Cubs

The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract with former Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Andy Sonnanstine.

Chet’s Corner: Patience Darlin’, Patience….

It's a small part of the movie, and a blip of a movie qoute. It describes exactly what Cubs fans will need. In reagrds to Theo, a little patience may go a long way. To read the rest of the post, be sure to visit us at
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