12/3/2013 | Hinske joins Cubs' staff as first-base coach
On Tuesday, Cubs manager Rick Renteria completed his coaching staff by naming Eric Hinske as the first-base coach.
12/3/2013 | Cubs retain nine with signings, contract tenders
The Cubs signed infielder Donnie Murphy and catcher George Kottaras to one-year contracts Monday and tendered contracts to seven arbitration-eligible players, including Darwin Barney, Jeff Samardzija and Travis Wood. The Cubs non-tendered relievers Daniel Bard and Chang-Yong Lim as well as infielder Mat Gamel, who are now free agents.
12/1/2013 | Cubs face question at second as tender deadline nears
The Cubs have nine arbitration-eligible players -- with Darwin Barney, Luis Valbuena and Daniel Bard among them -- as Monday's deadline to tender them contracts approaches.