HOUSTON – The Cubs today selected right-handed pitcher Chad Fox from Triple-A Iowa and optioned right-handed pitcher Jeff Samardzija to Iowa.
In recent years the Chicago Cubs have been a popular team in the Rule 5 Draft. Not so much for their own acquisitions of players, but for their players' popularity among other clubs.
December 10, 2008
As a slow off-season careened toward the winter meetings, GM Jim Hendry was sorting his priorities.
December 5, 2008
Most Americans will have a decision to make Tuesday between Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain. The Cubs also have a decision or two to make on their own; those regarding players that may or may not be a part of their long-term future.
November 3, 2008
The Cubs were the best in the National League in the regular season, but once again they fell short in the Division Series, getting swept for the second consecutive year.
October 7, 2008