7:38 PM EST, Fri February 24, 2017
CSN Chicago 6 hours ago
Cubs invest in bullpen and sign Pedro Strop to contract extension

Cubs invest in bullpen and sign Pedro Strop to contract extension

The Cubs locked up setup guy Pedro Strop for the next couple seasons with a deal that could keep him in Chicago through the 2019 campaign.
Boston Herald 4 hours ago

Strop agrees to $11.85 million, 2-year contract with Cubs

MESA, Ariz. — The Chicago Cubs and reliever Pedro Strop have agreed to an $11.85 million, two-year contract that includes a club option for 2019.The deal announced Friday supersedes a $5.5 million, one-year agreement from earlier this month.Strop went 2-2 with a 2.85 ERA in 54 appearances last year,...
Chicago Cubs Blog | ESPN Chicago 6 hours ago

Reliever Strop reaches new contract with Cubs

Reliever Strop reaches new contract with Cubs
Boston Herald 9 hours ago
Cubs closer Wade Davis reunited with manager Joe Maddon

Cubs closer Wade Davis reunited with manager Joe Maddon

MESA, Ariz. — Wade Davis was a promising starting pitcher when he made his major league debut for Joe Maddon and the Tampa Bay Rays almost eight years ago. Then he was a reliever, and then a starter again and then a reliever.Now he gets the ball from Maddon once again — only this time as the closer for the Chicago Cubs.Much has changed for Davis over the years, and not much at the same time.The only way hes changed is he is a relief pitcher, a chuckling Maddon said. He was a starter when I first met him. Hes the same cat. Hes very deliberate in his methods and even conversationally.Thats...

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    Ben Zobrist

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    Albert Almora Jr.

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