CHICAGO – Seeking arms for his or her rotation ought to Jake Arrieta or John Lackey not return in 2018, the Cubs’ first main signing of the free agent interval is certainly a beginning pitcher.
On Thursday, the Cubs introduced that they’ve signed pitcher Tyler Chatwood to a 3-yr deal via the 2020 season.
A six-yr MLB veteran, Chatwood spent the previous 5 years with the Colorado Rockies. In 2017 he was eight-15 with a four.sixty nine ERA and one hundred twenty strikeouts.
In 2016 Chatwood posted a 12-9 mark with a three.87 ERA. For his profession, which included his first season with the Angels, Chatwood is forty-forty six with a four.31 ERA.