After Carlos Correa, LA Dodgers Star Pitcher Hints at Chicago Cubs Move

Published 12/24/2021, 7:36 AM EST
Oct 8, 2021; Houston, Texas, USA; Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) looks to the dugout during the game against the Chicago White Sox in game two of the 2021 ALDS at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Thomas Shea-USA TODAY Sports | Courtesy Reuters


MLB players like Carlos Correa have been spending time with their families during the MLB lockout, with their futures still in doubt. Interestingly, some players are also using this time to socialize with their fans, which they rarely get the time to.

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While there is a lockout, the controversies and twists about free agency are still making headlines. Star free agent, Carlos Correa has said to have a mutual interest with Chicago Cubs, now one more player has shown interest in the team.

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Trevor Bauer open to joining Chicago Cubs in future

Lately, there have been strong reports around Cubs’ interest in signing Carlos Correa. This has increased the hopes of Cubs’ fans, who themselves have also started pitching to Carlos on social media. Interestingly, another Cubs’ fan tried to convince the LA Dodgers pitcher, Trevor Bauer.

While Trevor is not a free agent yet, he definitely had a positive response. Fan had tweeted saying, ”you really would’ve loved playing for the Cubs. City would’ve gone nuts for you.”

Trevor replied to the tweet, ”Still got 15 years to go. If the people want it, we can make it happen. I am for the people.” The LA Dodgers should lookout, as Cubs’ fans might help their team in hijacking Trevor.

Cubs’ fans morphed a song for Carlos Correa

A few days back, the Cubs fans made a sweet gesture to convince Correa to join their team. Cubs’ fans morphed a famous Christmas song lyrics to “Come play in Chicago, Correa.” While Carlos could not reply directly to their request, he replied saying, “Happy Holidays to you all 🎄💙.” 

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Carlos Correa and Cubs’ potential relationship has taken many turns. The latest report stated that Cubs are interested in signing him; however, they are doubtful about giving him a long-term contract.

Oct 19, 2021; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) runs to second base after hitting a double to start the ninth inning against the Boston Red Sox in game four of the 2021 ALCS at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Paul Rutherford-USA TODAY Sports

There is still time for Trevor Bauer to enter free agency, albeit Carlos’ future will be decided soon. Do you think Chicago Cubs will be able to land a deal with him post-lockout?

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Shreya Verma

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Shreya Verma is a US Sports writer at EssentiallySports. A post-graduation student in political science, Shreya is also a professional 10m air pistol shooter. Taking after her athlete father, she was naturally inclined towards the athletic life.

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