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Matt Mervis
Platooning at first base?
1BChicago Cubs  AAA
November 20, 2022
Mervis may serve as the left-handed component of a first-base platoon for the Cubs in 2023, reports Sahadev Sharma and Patrick Mooney of The Athletic.
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Ian Happ
Could be extended
OFChicago Cubs
November 19, 2022
Happ and the Cubs are expected to talk about an extension this offseason, reports Patrick Mooney and Sahadev Sharma of The Athletic.
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Nico Hoerner
Long-term extension coming?
2BChicago Cubs
November 19, 2022
The Cubs are expected to engage with Hoerner about a long-term extension this offseason, reports Patrick Mooney and Sahadev Sharma of The Athletic.
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Zach McKinstry
Could be on trading block
2BChicago Cubs
November 17, 2022
With the acquisition of Miles Mastrobuoni, McKinstry could be traded by the Cubs, reports Patrick Mooney and Sahadev Sharma of The Athletic.
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Kyle Hendricks
Hoping to boost velocity
PChicago Cubs
November 13, 2022
Sahadev Sharma and Patrick Mooney of The Athletic report Hendricks, who missed the second half of 2022 with a shoulder strain, is working through a Driveline-style program during the offseason in an attempt to boost his velocity.
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Ian Happ
Rewarded for defensive breakout
OFChicago Cubs
November 1, 2022
Happ has won the 2022 NL Gold Glove Award in left field. It marks the first career Gold Glove for the 28-year-old.
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Willson Contreras
Cardinals in mix?
CChicago Cubs  
October 26, 2022
St. Louis plans to add a catcher and increase its payroll during the offseason, according to Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat, which could make Contreras a target in free agency.
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Willson Contreras
Qualifying offer coming
CChicago Cubs  
October 12, 2022
Cubs president Jed Hoyer said Monday that the team will give a qualifying offer to Contreras, reports Maddie Lee of the Chicago Sun-Times.
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Drew Smyly
Could stay with Cubs
PChicago Cubs  
October 12, 2022
Smyly and the Cubs are expected to talk this month about a contract, reports Maddie Lee of the Chicago Sun-Times.
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Javier Assad
Part of Cubs' future plans
PChicago Cubs
October 5, 2022
Assad will be in the mix for a rotation spot next season, reports Andy Martinez of Marquee Sports Network.
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Willson Contreras
Declines to comment on QO
CChicago Cubs  
September 27, 2022
Contreras did not comment when asked about the potential of a qualifying offer from the Cubs after the season, reports Gordon Wittenmyer of NBC Sports Chicago.
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Patrick Wisdom
Playing RF lately
3BChicago Cubs
September 26, 2022
Wisdom has started in right field in four of the last five games.
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David Bote
Starting at hot corner recently
2BChicago Cubs  AAA
September 21, 2022
Including Wednesday's game, Bote has started five of the last six games at third base for the Cubs.
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Adbert Alzolay
Pitching in relief
PChicago Cubs
September 14, 2022
Alzolay is expected to return this weekend from a shoulder injury and pitch out of the bullpen, reports Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune.
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Matt Mervis
No plans for promotion
1BChicago Cubs  AAA
September 8, 2022
The Cubs do not plan to promote Mervis to the majors in September, reports Patrick Mooney of The Athletic.
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Zach McKinstry
Playing time dwindling
2BChicago Cubs
September 8, 2022
McKinstry has started just four of the last 10 games for the Cubs.
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Seiya Suzuki
Hitting second lately
OFChicago Cubs
September 8, 2022
Suzuki has hit second for the Cubs in each of the last six games.
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Adbert Alzolay
September return likely
PChicago Cubs
September 2, 2022
Alzolay has made two rehab starts for Triple-A Iowa as he recovers from a lat injury and could be nearing a return, reports Mike McGraw of the Chicago Daily Herald.
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Willson Contreras
Future Cardinal?
CChicago Cubs  
August 31, 2022
St. Louis inquired about Contreras, who is currently working through an ankle issue, before the trade deadline and is expected to have interest in free agency, reports Gordon Wittenmyer of NBCSports.com.
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P.J. Higgins
Playing regularly
CChicago Cubs
August 27, 2022
Including Saturday's night game, Higgins has started 10 of the Cubs' last 12 games, primarily playing first base.
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Nick Madrigal
Leading off recently
2BChicago Cubs
August 20, 2022
Madrigal led off Saturday, a spot in the order he's occupied in each of his last seven starts.
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Caleb Kilian
May finish season in minors
PChicago Cubs
August 19, 2022
Kilian may not get another crack at the majors this season, reports Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune.
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Patrick Wisdom
Moving to other corner?
3BChicago Cubs
August 16, 2022
Wisdom has played first base in five of his last six starts.
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Ian Happ
Not going anywhere
OFChicago Cubs
August 2, 2022
After much speculation about where Happ could end up in a trade, the Cubs decided to hold onto their All-Star outfielder.
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CChicago Cubs  
August 2, 2022
Despite the widely held belief that he would be dealt before the deadline, Contreras is staying in Chicago.
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