Cubs acquired OF Dexter Fowler from the Astros for LHP Dan Straily and INF Luis Valbuena.
Dexter Fowler requested $10.8 million and was offered $8.5 million from the Astros when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Astros have discussed trading center fielder Dexter Fowler, as well as catchers Carlos Corporan and Jason Castro.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Blue Jays have had trade talks with the Astros involving Dexter Fowler.
Dexter Fowler went 2-for-5 with two doubles and a run scored in Sunday's win over the Angels.
Dexter Fowler went 1-for-3 with a game-winning RBI walk in the Astros' come-from-behind 4-3 win over the Athletics on Sunday.
Dexter Fowler went 2-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored in a win over the Angels on Tuesday.
Dexter Fowler hit his eighth home run of the season in Tuesday's win over the Athletics.
Astros activated OF Dexter Fowler from the 15-day disabled list.
Dexter Fowler (intercostal) is expected to return from the disabled list on Wednesday.
Astros manager Bo Porter said Monday that there's a "good chance" Dexter Fowler (intercostal) will be activated before the team's road trip begins on Thursday.
Dexter Fowler (intercostal) is expected to begin a rehab assignment Friday at Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Dexter Fowler (intercostal) said he could begin a rehab assignment within the next week.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said Tuesday that the club is "days away" from considering a rehab assignment for Dexter Fowler (intercostal).