John Lackey RUMORS & NEWS

  • In a quiet offseason, where in the world is former Cubs RHP John Lackey?

    Chicago Sun-Times "John Lackey has been swallowed by this year’s slow-moving free agency market. With the league’s top-four free-agent pitchers — Yu Darvish, Jake Arrieta, Lance Lynn and Alex Cobb — remaining unsigned, Lackey has fallen off the radar. At the end of last season, it was unclear if the Cubs..." January 31

  • John Lackey plans to pitch in 2018

    Hardball Talk "When John Lackey exited after a 1-2-3 fifth inning in Game 5 of the NLCS against the Cubs last month, many assumed that marked his final appearance in the major leagues. The now 39-year-old was expected to retire. Lackey is not retiring and intends to pitch in 2018, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports..." November 07