Brandon Morrow RUMORS & NEWS

  • Why Cubs think Brandon Morrow can be their next Aroldis Chapman or Wade Davis

    Chicago Sun-Times "With the World Series in their sights in 2016, the Cubs traded for the hardest-throwing pitcher in the game in Aroldis Chapman and rode him hard to a championship. When he left as a free agent, they traded for proven, dominant closer Wade Davis for a run at a repeat and leaned on him for an upset..." March 09

  • Brandon Morrow hasn't closed in a decade, but he pitched in every game of the World Series

    NBC Sports Chicago "Brandon Morrow pitched in every game of the World Series. Is that "high leverage" enough for you? Barring any unforeseen circumstances, Morrow will be the Cubs' new closer on Opening Day, the team's fourth in as many seasons. Wade Davis was sensational in 2017, living up to the hype of being..." February 15

  • Cubs are interested in Brandon Morrow

    Hardball Talk "Patrick Mooney of NBC Sports Chicago reports that the Chicago Cubs are going to target free agent reliever Brandon Morrow. Morrow had a fantastic season in his first year as a reliever, posting a 2.06 ERA and 50/9 K/BB ratio over 43.2 innings. " November 17

  • How Brandon Morrow went from hot stove afterthought to hot commodity

    ESPN "Brandon Morrow is a free agent, and some intriguing possibilities await him over the coming weeks. He's fresh off an impressive season in the Los Angeles Dodgers' bullpen, followed by a historic postseason that has awakened teams to the possibility that he could be closer material in 2018. As..." November 11

  • Brandon Morrow: “All things equal, I’d probably be going back to the Dodgers.”

    Hardball Talk "Free agent reliever Brandon Morrow would like to return to the Dodgers. In an appearance on MLB Network Radio, the right-hander said, “All things being equal, I’d probably be going back to the Dodgers.” Here’s all of what he said in the clip provided by MLB Network Radio: Things are still..." November 10