MLB Free Agency: Cubs Sign Darvish to 6-Year/$126M Deal, take a calculated risk

By Zane Harding The Cubs made a huge splash Saturday afternoon, inking All-Star pitcher Yu Darvish to a long-term contract. The 6-Year/$126M deal has a $21M AAV and is the biggest contract signed in this unprecedently slow off-season. By committing to Yu Darvish long-term, the Cubs immediately enter win-now mode and are all-in to win

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Club-Friendly Contracts: The Best Players Who Aren’t Cashing In MVP Series Part V: National League Central

(Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune) by Duncan Wallis This is the fifth installment of a multi-article series about the true value of the best MLB players. Today, we’re looking at the National League Central. For a brief introduction or a quick refresher on the basis of this discussion, check out the intro from our first Club-Friendly

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