Found November 30, 2011 on Fangraphs:
Since being drafted third overall in the 2007 draft, few prospects have developed in more disappointing fashion than Chicago Cubs third base prospect Josh Vitters. Once considered an elite player with baseball skills including 70 power and hit tools, Vitters has stumbled to a .277/.319/.439 tripl...

Impact: DeJesus Signs with the Cubs

The Cubs signed outfielder David DeJesus to a two-year deal. Here’s how the move could affect your fantasy team in 2012…   Here’s what I wrote about DeJesus in my free agent primer for The Outside Corner:   2011 was a tough season for DeJesus. He put up career lows in AVG and OBP, but some of his struggles can be explained by a thumb injury for which he needed surgery...

Cubs sign outfielder DeJesus to two-year pact

The Chicago Cubs have made their first free-agent splash under new management, signing outfielder David DeJesus to a two-year deal worth $10 million with a team option for 2014.DeJesus spent last season with the Oakland Athletics, batting a career-worst .240 with 10 home runs and 46 RBIs in 442 at-bats.The 31-year-old will likely be the frontrunner for the starting right-field job...

Cubs' DeJesus ready to play hard, be accountable

Chicago Cubs outfielder David DeJesus had no problem signing with a team in transition, after spending the last nine years playing on similar teams.

Yankees could consider Cubs pitcher Garza

Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish has yet to be posted, but Cubs right-hander Matt Garza is on the block. You can be sure the Yankees will kick the tires on Garza next week at the Winter Meetings in Dallas. This is the offseason of pitching, pitching and more pitching for the...

Trading Garza not on Epstein's mind

Matt Garza’s name has surfaced in trade rumors recently because he’s one of the few bargaining chips the Cubs have in trying to resuscitate an otherwise lifeless team.

Cubs reach deal with DeJesus

The Chicago Cubs have signed outfielder David DeJesus to a two-year deal with a club option for the 2014 season. Although financial terms were not released, the pact is believed to be worth $10 million.

Astros' Quirk to join Cubs as bench coach

Jamie Quirk, who has spent the last two seasons as Astros bullpen coach, said Tuesday he's leaving the team to become bench coach for the Chicago Cubs under new manager Dale Sveum.

Burwell: Cubs' interest in Pujols hard to assess

So now it's starting to get interesting. The Cubs are in the hunt for Albert Pujols? Really? Can it get any better (or worse) than this?

Cubs make DeJesus first move of Epstein era

The Cubs signed free agent outfielder David DeJesus to a two-year, $10 million deal with an option for 2014, making him the first move of the Theo Epstein-Jed Hoyer era.
MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.