Chicago Cubs

Cubs ink OF Jay to $8 million deal

Cubs ink OF Jay to $8 million deal

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November 29 The Chicago Cubs signed outfielder Jon Jay to a one-year, $8 million contract Tuesday as they prepare for center fielder Dexter Fowler's potential departure. FULL STORY

Trout, Bryant win MVP awards

Trout, Bryant win MVP awards

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November 17 Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout and Chicago Cubs third baseman/outfielder Kris Bryant won the American League and National League Most Valuable Player Awards, respectively, on Thursday in voting by Baseball Writers' Association FULL STORY

MLB Notebook: Chapman seeking deal worth $100M

MLB Notebook: Chapman seeking deal worth $100M

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November 09 The Chicago Cubs would like to re-sign the closer, whom they acquired midseason for their World Series run, but not at the price Chapman is asking. FULL STORY

MLB Free Agency: Sluggers, closers dominate market

MLB Free Agency: Sluggers, closers dominate market

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November 07 The three premium closers on the market -- Aroldis Chapman, Kenley Jansen and Mark Melancon -- all could top the $11.5 million average annual value (AAV) that Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson received at this time last year, and at least FULL STORY

Cubs, Nationals, Dodgers top list of awards finalists

Cubs, Nationals, Dodgers top list of awards finalists

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November 07 The finalists for Major League Baseball's major awards, including the MVP, Cy Young Award and Rookie of the Year, were announced Monday. FULL STORY

MLB Notebook: 5 million at 'Cubstock 2016'

MLB Notebook: 5 million at 'Cubstock 2016'

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November 04 The parade 108 years in the making captivated Chicago on Friday as an estimated 5 million fans turned out during a celebration ceremony for the Cubs' World Series triumph over the Cleveland Indians. FULL STORY

Cubs season-ending report: Future's so bright...

Cubs season-ending report: Future's so bright...

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November 04 The Chicago Cubs, who captured their first title since 1908 in a roller coaster seven-game World Series victory over the Cleveland Indians, are also in a good spot to remain contenders for the foreseeable future. FULL STORY