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Cubs free agent target: Johnny Cueto

Cubs free agent target: Johnny Cueto

Photo by Quinn Harris/ This just might work for the 2023 Cubs. I was perusing Fangraphs’ Top 50 Free Agents and found former Cubs nemesis Johnny Cueto listed at No. 32 — ahead of some guys I’ve already written about in this series — and I thought, “Why not look at this guy?” Cueto had a really good year for the White Sox, posting a 3.35 ERA (3.79 FIP) and 1.225 WHIP. That was good for 3.5 bWAR, almost a full WAR point better than any Cubs pitcher (Marcus Stroman, 2.6). But, you’re saying, he’s 37 and spent most of the previous four years injured. Yes,...
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Marcus Stroman could get Taijuan Walker reunion on Chicago Cubs

There are always mixed emotions when a player changes teams. It is a new opportunity and a chance to establish oneself elsewhere. In free agency, it is a new contract and another payday. However, it also means leaving friends behind, as was the case with Marcus Stroman and Taijuan Walker when Stroman signed with the […] Marcus Stroman could get Taijuan Walker reunion on Chicago Cubs - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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