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Theo Nathaniel Epstein (born December 29, 1973) is an American baseball executive and attorney currently serving as the President of Baseball Operations for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball (MLB).
SB Nation - 01 Dec 2018 Addison Russell, Theo Epstein, and the responsibility of DV
Saturday's Say Hey, Baseball grapples with the outcome of Theo Epstein's statement on Addison Russell. It's angry, it's sad, it's forever relevant.
Chicago Tribune - 11 Dec 2018 Theo Epstein on Cubs assistant hitting coach Terrmel Sledge: 'He's really progressive, and he'll fit in well'
Cubs President Theo Epstein is delighted with the return of Terrmel Sledge to the organization as the assistant hitting coach.
FanSided - 26 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: In Theo Epstein we (sorta, kinda) trust
After a disappointing 2018 season filled with injuries, firings, key losses, and poor play, Theo Epstein might be to blame just as much as anyone else.
FanSided - 27 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: Do not underestimate Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer
Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer may have misfired on their free-agent signings for the Chicago Cubs last winter, but it would be foolish to underestimate them.
Chicago Tribune - 06 Dec 2018 Theo Epstein on Cubs' offseason
Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein takes reporters' questions during a press conference at the Cubs executive offices, 1101 W.
NBCSports.com - 07 Dec 2018 Theo working to sign a big hitter after all?
According to a report, Theo Epstein is working "diligently" behind the scenes to add a professional hitter to the Cubs line up.
Forbes - 07 Dec 2018 Theo Epstein's Hands Are Tied By Spending In Previous Years
With their payroll already headed beyond MLB's Competitive Balance Tax threshold, the Cubs may not be able to add a big bat from outside the organization, ...
NBCSports.com - 07 Dec 2018 Theo Epstein talks 'big name' free agents
Theo Epstein understands Cubs fans desire for "big names" every winter.
CBS Sports - 30 Nov 2018 Cubs tender contract to suspended SS Addison Russell; Theo Epstein says team 'will hold him accountable'
On Friday, the Chicago Cubs announced that they would be tendering Addison Russell a 2019 non-guaranteed contract ahead of Friday's deadline. Russell is ...
The Athletic - 09 Dec 2018 Theo Epstein's focus now that the winter meetings are here...
You want the rumors. You want the description of the recruiting video and the name of the restaurant where Cubs executives met with the big free agent.
Chicago Daily Herald - 12 Dec 2018 'I expect more out of myself, also': Cubs' Maddon stays cool, embraces challenges ahead
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon met the media Tuesday at the winter meetings, and he did not disappoint. Maddon says he embraces the challenges ...
The Athletic - 06 Dec 2018 Why Theo Epstein's budget issues are real and Bryce Harper...
Forget about Kris Bryant's Instagram account and the choreographed photos with his buddy from Las...
Chicago Tribune - 11 Dec 2018 Theo Epstein on Cubs' finances and new pitching coach Tommy Hottovy
Cubs President Theo Epstein discusses the team's finances this offseason and new pitching coach Tommy Hottovy on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018.
The Athletic - 07 Dec 2018 The 'reckoning' is here and Theo Epstein says, 'You should...
Listen to Theo Epstein talk and there's no doubt that in his mind that the end of the 2018 season...
Chicago Daily Herald - 09 Dec 2018 Rozner: If Epstein wanted Maddon out, he'd already be gone
If Theo Epstein really wanted Cubs manager Joe Maddon out, he would have already fired him.
Chicago Tribune - 09 Dec 2018 Cubs are watching their wallets, while the White Sox suddenly have money to burn
As baseball's winter meetings loom, Rick Hahn fueled speculation the White Sox would be in the mix to add a megabucks free agent to a 100-loss team while ...
Cubs Insider - 23 Nov 2018 Will Theo Epstein Go Bold This Winter or Save Big Trades for Midseason?
In his seven winters with the Cubs, Theo Epstein has largely been a value hunter when it comes to off-season trades. Will that change this year?
670 The Score - 08 Dec 2018 DiCaro: Sean Highkin interview, Theo Epstein sound (Hour 2 on 12/7)
In the second hour, Julie DiCaro was joined by Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report to break down Jim Boylen's first win as the Bulls' head coach, a 114-112 victory ...
Chicago Tribune - 12 Dec 2018 Cubs may need to subtract before adding some bullpen help
The Cubs might need to make a trade or two before addressing their bullpen needs.
NBCSports.com - 07 Dec 2018 Theo: 'We've got our work cut out for us'
Theo Epstein comments on the Cardinals' acquisition of Paul Goldschmidt and discusses how it will impact the NL Central in 2019.
Chicago Daily Herald - 27 Nov 2018 'Free agent' Maddon says he'll coach more next season
Cubs manager Joe Maddon seems to be embracing the challenges laid before him by team President Theo Epstein, telling a Tampa Bay newspaper he plans to ...
NBC Chicago - 20 Nov 2018 Jim Hickey Steps Down as Pitching Coach of Cubs
Chicago Cubs pitching coach Jim Hickey is stepping down from his position, citing personal reasons.
Chicago Sun-Times - 18 Dec 2018 David Ross, ESPN reach agreement on multi-year deal
David Ross and ESPN have reached a multi-year contract extension, the sports broadcasting giant announced Tuesday.
NBCSports.com - 14 Dec 2018 7 Cubs takeaways from the MLB Winter Meetings
The Cubs didn't make waves of any sort at MLB's Winter Meetings in Las Vegas, but we still learned quite a bit about the team and league this week.
CubsHQ - 07 Dec 2018 Epstein on Cardinals acquiring All-Star Paul Goldschmidt
The Chicago Cubs have made a few moves this offseason but haven't made any major blockbuster acquisitions like their rival Cardinals did this week in ...
ESPN - 06 Dec 2018 Cubs might have to get creative without budget for a winter meetings splash
With ownership not writing any blank checks, Theo Epstein enters the winter meetings exploring ways to improve the Cubs beyond just throwing money at their ...
The Athletic - 18 Dec 2018 How the Cubs see Trent Giambrone as a potential David Bote...
In a season marked by injuries and frustrations, David Bote emerged as one of the few feel-good stories for the 2018 Cubs, a team that could win 95 games and ...
Cubs Insider - 24 Nov 2018 Cubs Aren't in Chaos, They're Just Far from Perfect
Funny thing about reality and public perception, they're not always in sync. So when the cognitive dissonance between the former and latter actually finds ...
670 The Score - 30 Nov 2018 Cubs Clear Roster Spot In Surprise Non-Tender Of Ronald Torreyes
Do the Cubs have something up their sleeve in the coming weeks?
MLB.com - 10 Dec 2018 Inbox: Would Cubs pair Grandal, Contreras?
Do the Cubs have interest in Yasmani Grandal? If they brought in Grandal, wouldn't it allow Willson Contreras opportunities to play the outfield again and get ...
FanSided - 25 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: How the franchise has changed their course
From Jim Hendry to Theo Epstein, the Chicago Cubs have found a culture of winning and success. It doesn't seem to be slowing down anytime soon.
FanSided - 17 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs: Another veteran catcher comes off the board
With Wilson Ramos signing a two-year deal with the New York Mets, another potential veteran backup to Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras disappears.
FanSided - 15 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs: Were the Winter Meetings the calm before the storm?
The Chicago Cubs have openly talked about their needs. Speculation about what big name the team could lure began as far back as a year ago. What next?
Chicago Tribune - 06 Dec 2018 Cubs name Tommy Hottovy pitching coach; former major-league pitcher was advance scouting coordinator
The Cubs took an unconventional route Thursday by naming Tommy Hottovy as their pitching coach to replace Jim Hickey.
Chicago Tribune - 10 Dec 2018 'He’s a problem-solver': Tommy Hottovy's analytics background, communication skills lead to his promotion to Cubs pitching coach
In making the adjustment from advance scouting coordinator to pitching coach, Tommy Hottovy will focus on putting the Cubs staff in position to succeed.
FanSided - 06 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs: Paul Goldschmidt to the Cardinals shifts the Central
Everyone is focused on the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers, but the St. Louis Cardinals are back in the mix after landing slugger Paul Goldschmidt.
CNBC - 16 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon reveals the book he says is helping him manage millennial players
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon says that he's added "Managing Millennials for Dummies," to his off-season reading list, and that it's helping him manager ...
FanSided - 18 Dec 2018 Baltimore Orioles: Brandon Hyde says all the right things in introduction
The Baltimore Orioles have consistently taken steps forward this offseason, the latest of which being the hire of new manager Brandon Hyde.
Chicago Tribune - 14 Dec 2018 5 takeaways for the White Sox and Cubs from a quiet winter meetings
There weren't many moves made at baseball's winter meetings in Las Vegas, but the White Sox were the center of conversation regarding free agent outfielder ...
670 The Score - 23 Nov 2018 Cubs Continue Search For Pitching Coach
(670 The Score) The Cubs' search for a new pitching is on after Jim Hickey resigned and took a buyout of his 2019 contract Tuesday, pointing to personal issues ...
Cubs Insider - 19 Nov 2018 The Rundown: Is Epstein Lowering Fans' Expectations? Cubs Christmas Wish List, Latest Free Agency and Trade Rumors
It's going to be a slow week in baseball. Hopefully I'll dig up enough stuff to make this column at least semi-compelling. I don't expect Bryce Harper or Manny ...
The Athletic - 18 Dec 2018 Cub o' coffee: Say it with us Tom Ricketts, 'No austerity in...
So, the winter meetings were a monumental waste of time for the Cubs. Hopefully, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer got to see Celine Dion. I'll bet Joe Maddon at ...
Chicago Tribune - 26 Nov 2018 Cubs face Friday deadline to tender contract to Addison Russell
The Cubs must decide by Friday at 7 p.m. whether to tender a contract to suspended shortstop Addison Russell.
NBCSports.com - 11 Dec 2018 With Hot Stove season in full tilt, when will Cubs join the fray?
The Cubs have had a very quiet offseason to date, but is that about to change?
Cubs Insider - 17 Dec 2018 The Rundown: Cubs Front Office Pinching Pennies, Red Sox and Nationals Exceed Luxury Tax for '18, Adam Ottavino Takes Shot at Babe Ruth
Baseball is boring me to death these days, and when I read stories that the Cubs may be too poor to compete for the services of one Daniel Descalso, I have a ...
Chicago Sun-Times - 13 Dec 2018 Tommy Hottovy makes smooth transition from pitcher to analyst to coach for Cubs
The Cubs' new pitching coach plans to visit each of the pitchers on the staff before spring training.
The Action Network - 18 Dec 2018 Updated Bryce Harper Free Agency Odds: Phillies Favored to Land Superstar Slugger
See where oddsmakers think Bryce Harper will land following the MLB Winter Meetings.
FanSided - 13 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs: Albert Almora might be team’s most expendable asset
While a guy like Albert Almora has plenty of value, the Chicago Cubs have more pressing needs and, thus, could move on from their young outfielder.
Forbes - 03 Dec 2018 The Cubs' Biggest Free Agent Additions May Not Be On Offense
Skipping out on a generational slugger would be a huge mistake, but it's not the biggest blunder the Cubs could make this winter. That would be failing to ...
NBCSports.com - 11 Dec 2018 Cubs ripple effects from Andrew McCutchen's deal with Phillies
One of the biggest free agents is off the board now as outfielder Andrew McCutchen signed a three-year deal with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Da Windy City - 11 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs Rumors: 3 hitters to target this offseason
Aside from the big ticket free agents, there are several other hitters on open market that would provide value to the Chicago Cubs.
Cubs Insider - 07 Dec 2018 The Rundown: Epstein Talks Finances, Former Cubs Infielder Luis Valbuena Passes Away, Cubs Finalize Coaching Staff
If I'm Theo Epstein, I probably regret saying that the Cubs offense is “broken.” That narrative has been driving team news and speculation since the first week of ...
FanSided - 25 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: What potentially hiring John Farrell could mean
The Chicago Cubs potentially hiring former Red Sox manager John Farrell as a pitching coach could have a bigger impact in the team's long-term plans.
CubsHQ - 10 Dec 2018 Theo's Christmas list
I will present possible scenarios were Theo comes out of this week's winter meetings with an early Christmas gift Cubs fans can happily unwrap.
Chicago Tribune - 03 Oct 2018 After late collapse, Theo Epstein says Cubs will shift emphasis from evaluating talent to analyzing production
In his postseason news conference, President Theo Epstein praised the Cubs for achieving 95 victories but questioned their ability to sustain intensity and ...
Chicago Tribune - 12 Dec 2018 Source: Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde leaving to manage Orioles
The Cubs are playing catch-up in their plan to improve communication with players after losing another coach. A source told the Tribune that bench coach ...
CubsHQ - 01 Dec 2018 Latest news and rumors: Baez, New free agents, Hot Stove contracts and more
In a free-agent market already packed with talent, a new class of free agents have joined the ranks.
Chicago Tribune - 05 Oct 2018 Is Theo Epstein's call for urgency in 2019 compatible with Joe Maddon's style?
Theo from Wrigleyville did everything but hang up and listen for his answer when weighing in on the Cubs on Wednesday. Channeling his inner sports-talk radio ...
CubsHQ - 03 Dec 2018 Commentary: What in the world is Epstein thinking?
While other teams, like the Mets, are chugging away, making deal after deal, the Cubs just seem to be all over the road at this point.
Bleacher Report - 17 Dec 2018 MLB Teams Who Should Embrace the Tank Now
We are living in the era of the tank. You can debate whether that's good or bad for Major League Baseball, but it's a fact. Teams are intentionally losing to slice ...
FanSided - 17 Dec 2018 Red Sox: Do the Blue Jays resemble the 2012 Red Sox team?
The Boston Red Sox have led the American League East since 2016. Prior to the 2016 season, the leading spot fluctuated between the other teams in the ...
FanSided - 24 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: Two big-name targets who could replace Jim Hickey
Although it appears the Chicago Cubs have a strong in-house candidate to replace Jim Hickey, Theo Epstein will also interview several external candidates.
Chicago Tribune - 09 Dec 2018 Kris Bryant could see his Las Vegas buddy Bryce Harper land with the White Sox
Las Vegas buddies Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant will be watching with great interest as the winter meetings come to town.
The Athletic - 04 Dec 2018 Are the Cubs lurking in the Bryce Harper sweepstakes?
For Cubs fans, the Bryce Harper dream won't die until he's putting on a different jersey at some other team's press conference. And that would only begin their ...
NBCSports.com - 13 Dec 2018 Bryce Harper, Scott Boras and the Cubs' financials
Superagent Scott Boras met with the media Wednesday and discussed the Cubs' financial situation as well as the market for his top client — Bryce Harper.
WALB - 06 Dec 2018 Cubs' Morrow has elbow surgery, likely to start season late
Chicago Cubs closer Brandon Morrow likely will miss the start of the season following arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow last month.
Chicago Tribune - 08 Nov 2018 What exactly are Theo Epstein and the Cubs doing?
Now, Cubs pitching coach Jim Hickey might be the one getting run out of Wrigley Field. The more coaches who get whacked, the more the team is enabling the ...
MLB.com - 13 Dec 2018 Bryant 'in great shape,' has no limitations
LAS VEGAS -- Kris Bryant made his way through Mandalay Bay on Wednesday afternoon, took an elevator to the upper tier of the Delano Hotel and swung by ...
CubsHQ - 07 Dec 2018 Latest news and rumors: Valbuena killed in crash, Cubs' injury updates, Harper and more
The Cubs confirmed this morning that former infielder, Luis Valbuena has died at age 33. Valbuena was involved in a car accident in Yaracuy, Venezuela.
Chicago Tribune - 10 Dec 2018 White Sox and Cubs have long shopping lists as the winter meetings begin
The Cubs and White Sox have several important needs as the winter meetings start in Las Vegas.
FanSided - 09 Dec 2018 Chicago Cubs: The team is kinda, sorta but not really for sale
With the Tribune Company's sale to Nexstar, there is a 5% stake in the Chicago Cubs that is now up for sale and no one knows who is buying it.
98.5 The Sports Hub - 06 Dec 2018 Alex Rodriguez really, really wanted to join Red Sox in 2003
Alex Rodriguez admits he wanted to be on the Boston side of the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry in 2003.
MLB.com - 04 Oct 2018 Cubs climbed obstacles before disappointing end
CHICAGO -- It wasn't until the third inning of Tuesday's National League Wild Card Game when Javier Baez felt the Cubs were in sync. "In the third inning, I said, ...
FanSided - 29 Jun 2018 Chicago Cubs: The best and worst of Theo Epstein
Theo Epstein achieved immortality with the Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs. But forgotten among the highs are the lows that come with any executive.
Chicago Tribune - 09 Nov 2018 Cubs President Theo Epstein shoots down Kris Bryant trade talk
The Cubs will listen to any offer this winter, but don't expect them to deal star third baseman Kris Bryant.
Chicago Tribune - 09 Dec 2018 5 questions for the Cubs entering the winter meetings
Here are five questions for the Cubs with the annual winter meetings starting Sunday.
Chicago Sun-Times - 29 Nov 2018 Bounced: Cubs trade Tommy La Stella to Angels
One day after acquiring Ronald Torreyes from the Yankees for infield depth, the Cubs on Thursday traded popular and enigmatic pinch hitter Tommy La Stella to ...
FanSided - 28 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: Letting Jesse Chavez walk was the right decision
Despite what you may think, the Chicago Cubs made the right call in letting veteran Jesse Chavez walk after he signed a two-year deal with Texas.
Chicago Tribune - 20 Sep 2018 From Theo Epstein to Addison Russell, plenty at stake for these 8 Cubs down the stretch
Even with a 2½-game lead in the National League Central with 10 games left (all in Chicago), there's plenty at stake as the Cubs close in on their fourth ...
Chicago Tribune - 21 Nov 2018 5 candidates to replace Cubs pitching coach Jim Hickey
The Cubs should have a lengthy list of candidates to replace pitching coach Jim Hickey. Here's a look at a few options.
NBCSports.com - 15 Dec 2018 Cubs reportedly interested in Troy Tulowitzki
According to MLB Insider Jon Heyman, the Cubs are one of the teams interested in free agent shortstop Troy Tulowitzki. The 5-time All-Star will be holding a ...
NBCSports.com - 12 Sep 2018 Cubs waiting on MLB to decide on Thursday's make up game
The Cubs and Theo Epstein are hoping that common sense is used by the MLB for Thursday's potential makeup game with the Nationals as the entire East ...
NBCSports.com - 01 Aug 2018 Epstein speaks on Darvish, Deadline, and 2nd half outlook on ESPN 1000
Theo Epstein was on ESPN 1000 on David Kaplan's show discussing Darvish's rehab, the moves he made at the deadline, and what he expects out of his team ...
Yahoo Sports - 27 Sep 2018 Theo Epstein admits this regular season has been his toughest since coming to Chicago
Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein was on 670 the Score Thursday morning saying this 2018 season has been one of the more difficult ones ...
NBCSports.com - 03 Oct 2018 Theo Epstein sees the Cubs 2018 offense as a huge disappointment
After getting knocked out of the playoffs after losing the Wild Card Game to the Rockies, Theo Epstein 'never wants to be a part of an offense' like the 2018 Cubs ...
Dallas News - 14 Nov 2018 Jon Daniels has made 12 trades with Theo Epstein. How many has the Rangers GM actually won?
Jon Daniels and Theo Epstein walk into a bar. A trade follows.It is not quite that simple, but creative sparks fly when Daniels and Epstein get...
Chicago Tribune - 27 Mar 2018 Theo Epstein looking for new advantages as more teams utilize analytics: 'You have to get really creative'
Cubs President Theo Epstein acknowledges that he's searching for new ways to gain an advantage now that teams utilize analytics.
Forbes - 19 Nov 2018 Addition Of A Reliable Leadoff Hitter Could Pay Big Dividends For Cubs
The Cubs' the solution to the team's lack of offensive spark could be resolved by the addition of the relatively unknown Whit Merrifield rather than the expensive ...
FanSided - 26 Nov 2018 The deal that changed Red Sox history forever
Thanksgiving 2003 will forever be in Red Sox history. On that day Curt Schilling signed with the Red Sox and would soon deliver a World Series title.
670 The Score - 08 Dec 2018 DiCaro: Sean Highkin Interview, Theo speaks (Hour 2)
In Julie DiCaro's second hour she is welcomed in by Bleacher Reports Sean Highkin as they break down JIm Boylen's first win as the Bulls coach. Later Julie ...
NBCSports.com - 18 Sep 2018 Epstein gets sassy talking about Cubs bullpen
Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein dropped a little bit of knowledge on reporters yesterday when asked about the Cubs bullpen.
Chicago Tribune - 19 Oct 2018 Theo Epstein’s demand for urgency seems to point to the Cubs trading Kyle Schwarber
Theo Epstein spent much of his postseason post-mortem demanding urgency from his roster in 2019 in the wake of the Cubs' 2018 failure. If Epstein intends to ...
NBCSports.com - 08 Nov 2018 Theo Epstein on keeping Cubs motivated during long season
Theo Epstein compares the season after winning the World Series to being at the bottom of Mount Everest again.
Chicago Tribune - 07 Jul 2018 Theo Epstein says Cubs are in 'mode of assessing' trade market
With Yu Darvish's return date uncertain, the Cubs are in a “mode of assessing” the trade market, President Theo Epstein said Friday. “On the position-player front ...
The Boston Globe - 26 Mar 2018 Theo Epstein’s only 44, but has seen so much
The Brookline native has engineered three World Series titles and is on his way to Cooperstown.
FanSided - 26 Nov 2018 Chicago Cubs: Could Adam Jones be a sneaky good fit for this team?
If the Chicago Cubs move one or more of their young outfielders this winter, could a veteran piece like Adam Jones be a good target in free agency?
Chicago Tribune - 14 Aug 2018 Theo Epstein on Yu Darvish's progress after simulated game: 'Maybe the best spin of the year'
Yu Darvish's simulated game went according to plan Tuesday morning and president Theo Epstein confirmed a rehab start will be the next step.
Cubs Insider - 17 Nov 2018 Does Ghost of Boston Chicken Haunt Theo Epstein?
Chicago's Theo Epstein has many lessons to draw on from his time in Boston. But after 2018, he may be most haunted by ghosts of Boston Chicken.
NBCSports.com - 27 Sep 2018 Theo Epstein on roller coaster 2018 season
President of Baseball Operations for the Cubs, Theo Epstein joined 670 The Score on Thursday morning and spoke at length about the 2018 season.
Forbes Now - 15 Jun 2018 Cubs President Theo Epstein, Peter Gammons And The Orwells Raise $500,000 At Hot Stove Cool Music
Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein took a stage dive and crowd surfed Friday night during a closing set by The Orwells at the seventh annual ...