Cubbies Crib: Morning Marquee 11/11


Every team now has a manager as the general manager meetings get under way this week in Orlando, Fla. Several teams have been linked to trade speculation as free agency is about to heat up. This week also marks the end of the Arizona Fall League on Thursday as the league’s top prospects finally hang up the spikes for the winter.

Chicago Tribune: Chicago teams enter GM meetings with plenty to do

Chicago Sun-Times: With Renteria in fold don’t expect Theo to gamble on free agents

Daily Herald: Cubs have lots of holes to fill as GMs gather

ESPN Chicago: Cubs sell their plan: more patience

CSN Chicago: As free agency heats up, Epstein pleased with Cubs progress

NBC Sports: Ted Lilly joins Venezuelan Winter League team

SI Strikezone: Challenges facing new managers Ausmus, Williams, Price, Renteria and McClendon

NBC Sports: Cardinals prepared to trade young starting pitching this winter for a shortstop upgrade

Yahoo! Sports: Cardinals expected to discuss possible Troy Tulowitzki trade at GM meetings

FOX Sports: Kinsler, Andrus in Texas squeeze-out?

Star Tribune: Searching for baseball treasures in the Arizona Fall League

Grantland: Possibility of machines replacing umpires

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