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Cubs add another pitcher, sign Illinois native Dan Winkler as low-cost depth for bullpen

Dec 06, 2019 - Chicago Sun-Times
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Winkler, 29, has a 3.68 career ERA over the past five seasons with the Braves but finished the 2019 season in the minors after a trade to the Giants. Who says the Cubs aren't getting in on the early free agency action?

The White Sox may have tried to spend $120 million of Jerry Reinsdorf's money on pitcher Zack Wheeler, but the Cubs spent some actual money Friday on a right-hander for 2020.

How much? Try $750,000. If he's in the majors.

Who? Dan Winkler (no relation).

Again, wh...