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Bear Grab Catfish: Cubs Sign Jen-Ho Tseng

In News And Rumors by myles29 Comments

Earlier in the week I wondered why the Cubs hadn't signed Jen-Ho Tseng yet, and made the case that unlike Eloy Jimenez, the team had no reason to wait on Tseng. I speculated that the club was waiting to see whether more slot space could be acquired, and that Tseng might end up with the Twins if they could. Well, now that …

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Daily Facepalm 7.10.13

In Facepalm by berselius16 Comments

Cubs 'closing in' on deal with Taiwanese RHP Jen-Ho Tseng's Jesse Sanchez says the Cubs are close to a deal with the Taiwanese pitcher, who is ranked 29th in's list and 23rd on BA's. For a while he projected to be the #1 prospect in this year's class, but he scuffled a bit this year. GW points out …

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2013 International Free Agency: Jen-Ho Tseng, Leandro Linares, and an Update on the Budget

In Commentary And Analysis, News And Rumors by GW8 Comments

Jen-Ho Tseng Interest? Today Jesse Sanchez reported that the Cubs are the favorite to acquire Taiwanese right-hander Jen-Ho Tseng. The Twins have previously been reported as interested. Tseng was at one point was considered the best player in this class, according to BA, but his stuff seems to have regressed somewhat, and they ended up ranking him at #23 (TAM #12). My understanding is that …