Cubs Press Releases
Monday, December 22, 2014
Cubs claim catcher Ryan Lavarnway and outfielder Shane Peterson off waivers
The Chicago Cubs today claimed catcher Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers and outfielder Shane Peterson off waivers from the Oakland Athletics.
Cubs, right-handed pitcher Jason Motte agree to terms on one-year contract
The Chicago Cubs and right-handed pitcher Jason Motte have agreed to terms on a 2015 contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cubs acquire righthander Matt Brazis from Seattle for outfielder Justin Ruggiano
The Chicago Cubs today acquired right-handed pitching prospect Matt Brazis from the Seattle Mariners for outfielder Justin Ruggiano.
Cubs announce 2015 Minor League coordinators
The Chicago Cubs today announced the club's minor league coordinators for the 2015 season.
Cubs announce 2015 Minor League managers and staff
The Chicago Cubs today announced their minor league managers and coaching staffs for the 2015 season.
30th Cubs Convention to feature more than 75 players, coaches, alumni and more
The Chicago Cubs will host the 30th annual Cubs Convention one month from today, January 16-18, 2015, at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, featuring new manager Joe Maddon, his coaching staff, players from the current Cubs roster, alumni and prospects. The 2015 Cubs Convention will feature more than 100 photo and autograph opportunities, an updated event layout, enhanced activities and traditional favorites during the three-day weekend.
Cubs, left-handed pitcher Jon Lester agree to terms on six-year contract
The Chicago Cubs and left-handed pitcher Jon Lester have agreed to terms on a six-year contract that includes a vesting option for the 2021 season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cubs, Jason Hammel agree to terms on two-year contract
The Chicago Cubs and right-handed pitcher Jason Hammel have agreed to terms on a two-year contract that includes a club option for the 2017 season.
Chicago Cubs and ABC 7/WLS-TV strike deal
The Chicago Cubs and WLS-TV/ABC 7 CHICAGO today announced a historic partnership for television rights to Cubs games. For the first time in the 68-year television broadcast history of the Chicago Cubs, baseball games will air on ABC 7. ABC 7 will air 25 games per year through 2019. Starting in April of 2015, Cubs games will begin airing on ABC 7 Chicago in primetime, daytime and weekends.