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Theo Epstein

The End of a Golden Era for Cubs Fans

Brad Spirrison | Posted 02.10.2015 | Sports
Brad Spirrison

Up to this point, Cubs' president Theo Epstein's plan has been nothing short of brilliant. Trade away anything of value at the Major League level for minor league prospects that harvest more hope than humiliation.

Why Manny Ramirez Will Make a Great Hitting Coach

Dan Karpuc | Posted 07.27.2014 | Sports
Dan Karpuc

For Manny, it was home runs, RBIs, or he didn't seem to be interested. While Ramirez most likely won't push anyone's buttons about running hard on the base paths or not jogging out to their positions, he can teach them about the art of hitting.

Cubs Player Suspended After Twitter Tirade

Posted 06.12.2013 | Sports

Third baseman Ian Stewart was suspended by the Cubs organization after he went on a Twitter rant expressing his frustration toward the team's front of...

Woman Stalking Cubs President Theo Epstein Escapes

Posted 01.25.2013 | Chicago

Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein received a troubling call on Jan. 10 when Cook County officials rang to tell him the woman accused of stalking him...

Have Baseball GMs Wasted $1 Billion in Bad Contracts?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 02.02.2013 | Sports
Larry Schwimmer

Don't let the fear of losing a great player to another team cause you to sign an expensive, long-term contract at a disadvantageous time. Let the competition waste millions.

Alleged Theo Epstein Stalker Ordered Held On $75,000 Bail

Posted 07.17.2012 | Chicago

Updated story A Massachusetts woman was arrested Monday and charged with stalking Theo Epstein near the Chicago Cubs president's home in the city's...

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Len Berman | Posted 04.23.2012 | New York
Len Berman

It ranks third, right behind "Win one for the Gipper" and "Tippecanoe and Tyler too." Mets manager Terry Collins says the message he wants to deliver is, "We're better than people think we are."

Cubs Hire New Manager

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 01.17.2012 | Sports

The Chicago Cubs have hired Dale Sveum as their new manager, hoping the Milwaukee Brewers hitting coach can help turn around the long-suffering franch...

Chicago Cubs Fire Manager

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 01.02.2012 | Sports

CHICAGO — Theo Epstein is looking for a new manager to lead the Chicago Cubs. He knows exactly the type of candidate he wants, too. In his firs...

Cubs Introduce Theo Epstein At Wrigley

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 12.25.2011 | Sports

CHICAGO — Theo Epstein knew it was time to move on, even though it meant leaving the team he loved. After nearly a decade as general manager in ...

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Len Berman | Posted 12.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

They changed some of the rules of golf effective January 1st. You can now smooth the sand or soil while playing from a hazard but you can't improve your lie. Why don't they just allow tees in the trap? Let's speed things up.

Theo Epstein Resigns From Red Sox For New Position

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 12.21.2011 | Sports

CHICAGO — Theo Epstein is leaving the Boston Red Sox after a remarkable run that included two World Series championships. He's joining the Chica...

Red Sox Set Sights On Next GM

AP | By JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 12.21.2011 | Sports

BOSTON -- Ben Cherington will have plenty to do if, as expected, he follows Theo Epstein as the general manager of the Boston Red Sox. He'll also hav...

REPORT: Star GM Leaving Red Sox For Cubs

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 12.12.2011 | Sports

CHICAGO — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Boston Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein has agreed to a co...

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Len Berman | Posted 12.12.2011 | New York
Len Berman

He was the boy wonder who ended the Curse of the Bambino in Boston, and now Theo Epstein is expected to head to the Chicago Cubs.

Red Sox General Manager Leaving For Cubs?

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 12.11.2011 | Sports

BOSTON — Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein is likely to join the Chicago Cubs within the next 48 hours, a person familiar with the situation ...

Red Sox Manager Is Out After Historic Collapse

AP | By HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 12.01.2011 | Sports

BOSTON -- The Terry Francona era in Boston began with the Red Sox first championship in 86 years. It ended after one of the worst months in club histo...