With the Cubs still shopping around, free agent targets being discussed/suggested include Prince Fielder, Carlos Beltran, and Yu Darvish. Here's the latest from the North side of Chicago--
Cubs select righty Lendy Castillo, infielder Ricky Alvarez in Rule 5 Draft | cubs.com: News
The Cubs selected recently converted right-handed pitcher Lendy Castillo from the Phillies' organization in the Major League phase of the Rule 5 Draft on Thursday.
The Cubs Should Sign Yu Darvish - Bleed Cubbie Blue
The Cubs need pitching. They need to make a splash in the offseason market. This move would accomplish both.
The Strangely Thin Beltran Market | FanGraphs Baseball
If the Cubs can move Alfonso Soriano (they would surely have to eat a large portion of his contract), Carlos Beltran might make a nice free agent addition.
A Graphic Look at Replacing Runs in FA: Chicago Cubs - Beyond the Box Score
Now that the winter meetings are over, are the Cubs done dealing? Are they looking to fill the gap left by Pena? Lets see how the production lost to FA can be replaced.
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