Theo Nathaniel Epstein (born December 29, 1973) is an American ... -
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Hot Stove concert helps raise $500000 for youth, families

Chicago Daily Herald - 16 Jun 2018
When baseball collides with music and entertainers, charitable donations score big. The seventh annual Hot Stove Cool Music Chicago concert, which featured Cubs president Theo Epstein, Baseball Hall of Fame writer Peter Gammons, Cubs announcer Len ...
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Theo Epstein shoots down trade rumors involving Cubs

Chicago Tribune - 25 May 2018
For all the angst over the Cubs' up-and-down season, there really aren't too many spots in glaring need of change. Before Friday's 6-2 victory over the Giants at Wrigley Field, they were second in the National League in runs scored, fourth in hitting ...
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Theo Epstein puts trade talks to bed - 25 May 2018
Theo Epstein puts trade talks to bed. Epstein vehemently shot down the notion of trade talks and specified the major diffence between trade rumors and trade talks, while refusing to comment on Manny Machado in particular. MLB · News ...
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Theo Epstein on trade talks: 'There's nothing going on'

Chicago Tribune - 25 May 2018
Theo Epstein addresses trade talks involving the Cubs: "There's nothing going on." (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune). Copyright © 2018, Chicago Tribune · Theo Epstein shoots down trade rumors involving Cubs · Sports · Breaking · Most Popular · Opinion ...
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Chicago Cubs have pitching issues to solve

Chicago Daily Herald - 13 Jun 2018
MILWAUKEE -- In rapid succession, the Chicago Cubs are getting good looks at three pitchers whose immediate futures could be settled within a month's time. All three may end up playing big roles down the stretch, or their performances may force team ...
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To DH or not to DH? Baseball's never-ending debate starts anew

Chicago Tribune - 16 Jun 2018
The Cubs are one of the more progressive teams when it comes to rules changes, and Manfred named club President Theo Epstein to a reconstituted 16-member competition committee in 2017. That gives the Cubs a prominent role in any discussions on a ...
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Epstein's Grade is Dropping as Cubs' Warts Show

The Sports Post (blog) - 31 May 2018
When trading for need, Theo has not proved to be the master negotiator. And you can also question his drafting ability. Outside of first-round picks, Albert Almora, Kris Bryant, Kyle Schwarber, and Ian Happ, they have not developed one significant ...
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Theo Epstein once again disputes rampant trade rumors

Yardbarker - 25 May 2018
Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein on Friday disputed the accuracy of myriad trade rumors circling around the ball club, making it the second time this week he has done so. Most of the rampant speculation involving the Cubs ...
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Theo Epstein on Manny Machado trade talk: 'Spasm of media frenzy'

Yardbarker - 24 May 2018
“I can say with regards to this particular spasm of media frenzy, it is outrageously outsized when you compare it to the reality of the situation,” Epstein said during an appearance on 670 The Score, via NBC Sports Chicago. The Machado-to-Cubs rumors ...
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Theo Epstein: Machado Speculation 'In Fantasy Land At This Point' - 29 May 2018
The Chicago Cubs have often been linked to Machado, but Theo Epstein downplayed the club's current chances to add the infielder. "I understand it's natural for people to connect the dots and there to be this kind of frenzy from time to time, but it's ...
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Epstein: No trade talks for Cubs despite Machado speculation

Brownsville Herald - 25 May 2018
And if fans are frustrated, president of baseball operations Theo Epstein understands. "I think we should have high expectations," he said Friday. "I think this group has earned a tremendous amount of trust. It's OK to be really frustrated with our ...
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Revisiting a Triumphant 2017 NLCS as the Dodgers Head to Chicago

LA Sports Hub - 18 Jun 2018
With the Cubs facing a 3-0 series deficit, they looked to Jake Arrieta to begin a potential comeback of 4 straight LCS wins, which hasn't been done since Theo Epstein's Red Sox in 2004. Arrieta was able to keep the homer-happy Dodgers at bay for a game ...

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