Dan Haren

Dan Haren

Height/Weight: 6' 5"/215 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Monterey Park, California
College: Pepperdine
Draft: 2001 2nd round by the
  • Bleed Cubbie Blue

    The Cubs dedicate a headstone for 19th-Century star Jimmy Ryan

    Among those in attendance were Cubs President of Business Operations Crane Kenney, Cubs Historian Ed Hartig, and several members of the family of Elizabeth Finn Ryan, Jimmy’s widow. Jimmy Ryan died in 1923, Elizabeth in 1959, she lies beside her husband. Speaking at the ceremony were Kenney, Hartig, and Barb Del Carlo, Ryan’s great-grandniece, who acted as family spokesperson.

  • Sports Illustrated Inside The Cubs

    Report: Cubs Favorite to Land Dansby Swanson

    The Chicago Cubs have been consistently linked to the top free agent shortstops, and more fuel was added to the fire when the New York Post's Jon Heyman tabbed the Cubs as the favorite to sign former Atlanta Brave Dansby Swanson. Heyman did not give a specific reason why he believed that Chicago was the current favorite, but did note that some in Atlanta are pessimistic about their chances of re-signing the Georgia native.

  • Sports Illustrated Inside The Cubs

    On This Day in History: Cubs Make Blockbuster Trade with Brewers

    José Cardenal is no longer a household name, but in Chicago during the mid-1970s, he was a superstar. On Dec. 3, 1971, the Milwaukee Brewers traded him to the Chicago Cubs for a package of prospects including Jim Colborn. Had Colborn not panned, the trade would have been a 3-for-1 Cubs fleecing.