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Chicago Northside

Non-Tender Candidates that Fit Cubs’ Needs: Starting Pitchers

The deadline to tender contracts to arbitration-eligible players is a mere few weeks away. Here’s a look at three starters that might be non-tendered, and how they might fit with the Cubs.

Northside Podcasts

The Northside Show – November 14, 2020: Kim Ng, Yu Darvish, Offseason Projections, and Spin Rate

On today’s episode of the Northside Show Hosts Austin Bloomberg and Benjamin J. Denen discuss the historic hiring of Kim Ng by the Miami Marlins. They also take a look at the Cy Young voting, update their errors last week in the Manager of the Year projections, and take a look at the Cubs next steps in their offseason plans. In particular, they discussed Kris Bryant and the Cubs possible interest in Ha-Seong Kim.

Northside Podcasts

The Northside Show – November 07, 2020: Gold Gloves, Yu Darvish, David Ross, and the 2021 DH

On today’s episode of the Northside Show Hosts Austin Bloomberg and Benjamin J. Denen discuss Gold Glove winners, Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez, and the first ever team Glove Award to the 2020 Cubs. They also talked Yu Darvish’s chances of winning the Cy Young, David Ross’s chances of winning Manager of the Year, the state of league negations regarding the Universal DH, and more.