We have a trade. The Cubs get second baseman Tommy La Stella while the Braves get reliever Arodys Vizcaino.
With young players becoming more and more important, here are some prospects who could have an impact for each National League club in 2014.
Braves righty Kris Medlen is likely to undergo his second Tommy John surgery soon. It's a harsh reminder the procedure doesn't always work.
As we ready ourselves for the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, let's take a quick look back at what unfolded last year.
Local hero Jeff Samardzija hasn't jumped at the Cubs' first two attempts to lock him up to a five-year deal despite loving life as a Cub, as is said to have great faith in himself.
Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer's youth revolution awaits on the North Side. Will the proverbial next year be here soon?
The Cubs are rapidly expanding their talent base, though it's hard to imagine them contending this year.
Which pitching prospects should be on your radar on Draft Day this season? Scott White breaks down this year's crop of pitching prospects.
The rebuilding Cubs are stockpiling hitting prospects, but their path in 2013 looks much the same as 2012. Scott White takes a deeper look in his Fantasy team outlook.
As we move into the last month of this offseason -- pitchers and catchers report in less than a month! -- it's time to continue our Core Values series. Tuesday's entrant: the Chicago Cubs.

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