FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Cubs are trying to trade for a starting pitcher.
Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Astros have talked to the Indians about Carlos Carrasco.
Jesse Rogers of ESPN speculates that the Cubs could explore trading for Carlos Carrasco as they continue to upgrade their starting rotation.
Carlos Carrasco gave up five earned runs in three innings as the Indians dropped the first half of a doubleheader Wednesday afternoon against the Twins.
Carlos Carrasco struck out a career-high 15 batters in a one-hit shutout as part of Friday's 6-0 win over the Royals.
Carlos Carrasco had his strikeout stuff working in Saturday's loss to the White Sox, fanning nine and allowing three runs (two earned) over five-plus innings.
Carlos Carrasco earned the win with six innings of one-run ball versus the Royals on Monday.
Carlos Carrasco lasted just 2 2/3 innings in his return to the mound Tuesday, allowing four runs in a loss to the White Sox.
Indians activated RHP Carlos Carrasco from the 15-day disabled list.
Carlos Carrasco (shoulder) completed a successful bullpen session on Saturday and will be activated from the disabled list Tuesday against the White Sox.
Carlos Carrasco (shoulder) will throw a bullpen session on Friday.
Indians placed RHP Carlos Carrasco on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 22, with right shoulder inflammation.
Carlos Carrasco has been scratched from his start Wednesday against the Brewers with a sore shoulder.
Carlos Carrasco fanned 11 batters and allowed just one run over 6 2/3 innings in a 7-3 win over the Yankees on Friday.