As first reported by Michael Cerami, the Cubs have traded Craig Kimbrel to the White Sox.
SOURCE: I'm hearing Craig Kimbrel has been traded to the Chicago White Sox.
— Michael Cerami (@Michael_Cerami) July 30, 2021
There’s yet to be an official announcement from either team nor do we know what the return is yet. We will update this post as we get more details.
Source confirms: Kimbrel to White Sox. First: @Michael_Cerami.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 30, 2021
UPDATE: Cubs will get second baseman Nick Madrigal and RHP Codi Heuer. We’ll have much more on this return within the next day or two.
The Cubs will receive Nick Madrigal and Codi Heuer from the White Sox for Craig Kimbrel, per source. @BNightengale was first with the return.
— Mark Feinsand (@Feinsand) July 30, 2021