Cubs Rumors: Expected to be Active; Beuhrle, Soriano, Headley

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 23: Alfonso Soriano #12 of the Chicago Cubs hits a three-run home run against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on September 23, 2011 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images)

The North side is getting twitchy, and you can see it when writers start speculating on any remotely plausible middle infielder and floating them out there as a potential candidate, but still, it's the season and it's fun (as long as you understand we're drawing a line between rumors, speculation, and projection). Look for some action on Soriano's contract, and don't be surprised if the Cubs move on the dwindling starter market:

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