According to Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago, MLB has begun an investigation into how the Cubs hired Joe Maddon.
The Cubs announced Monday that new manager Joe Maddon will receive a five-year contract.
The Cubs will announce the hiring of Joe Maddon as their new manager at a press conference on Monday.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Cubs could announce Joe Maddon as their new manager by Friday.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Cubs are hiring Joe Maddon as manager.
According to Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times, major league sources say the Cubs have been in discussions this week with Joe Maddon and could have an answer by Friday.
Joe Maddon's agent, Alan Nero, said in an interview Saturday that about 10 teams have contacted him about his client.
Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press reports that Joe Maddon is prepared to sit out the 2015 season to wait for the right managing opportunity, according to his agent Alan Nero.
Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that Joe Maddon is seeking a contract in the five-year, $25 million range.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Cubs are viewed as a "leading contender" to bring Joe Maddon aboard as their manager.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that Rays manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract and will leave the club immediately.
Rays president Matt Silverman said Wednesday that the team intends to engage manager Joe Maddon in extension talks soon.
Joe Maddon said Tuesday that he "absolutely" wants to remain Rays manager.
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports that Rays executive VP of baseball operations/general manager Andrew Friedman has accepted a job with the Dodgers.