Thu, 22 Nov 2012 07:52:08 -0800
The Softbank Hawks signed free-agent 1B Bryan LaHair (Cubs) to a two-year, $4.5 million deal.
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 05:09:50 -0800
The Chicago Cubs designated 1B Bryan LaHair for assignment and plan to help him sign with a team in Japan.
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 09:02:47 -0700
Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum said he would like to see 1B Bryan LaHair play winter ball this offseason after losing out on valuable playing time to 1B Anthony Rizzo. "I think for his sake he needs to go play winter ball and get those at-bats he missed out on and be ready for spring training like he was this year," Sveum said.
Wed, 08 Aug 2012 07:09:31 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Bryan LaHair will be a bench player to allow prospect OF Brett Jackson to play everyday.
Wed, 01 Aug 2012 08:38:39 -0700
Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum said OF Brett Jackson will be considered for a callup, but he has to play every day. OF Bryan LaHair would figure to be the odd man out.
Fri, 27 Jul 2012 09:42:11 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers have had talks to include Chicago Cubs OF Alfonso Soriano and OF Bryan LaHair in a deal with SP Ryan Dempster. That scenario is a long shot, though. The Dodgers have also talked about Minnesota Twins 1B Justin Morneau.
Mon, 23 Jul 2012 22:14:04 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles are looking for help at the corner infield positions leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. Over the past few weeks, the Orioles have had contact with the San Diego Padres about 3B Chase Headley, the Philadelphia Phillies about 3B Placido Polanco and the Chicago Cubs about 1B Bryan LaHair. Scouts from the Padres have watched the Orioles at home and on the road, as well as attending at least one lower-level minor league affiliate's park in the past week.
Thu, 19 Jul 2012 11:46:23 -0700
Chicago Cubs 2B Jeff Baker has appeared in 10 of the team's 14 games this month, and he's hitting .324 (24-for-74) in his last 27 games. He's hitting .284 against lefties and .286 against right-handers, and he has been serving in a platoon with 1B Bryan LaHair in right field. LaHair is batting only .071 against lefties this year.
Thu, 19 Jul 2012 07:19:22 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Bryan LaHair is out of the lineup Thursday, July 19.
Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:46:45 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers don't believe Chicago Cubs 1B/OF Bryan LaHair is the answer for their first base position.