Chicago Cubs Transactions


Farewell, Shane Victorino: Cubs Release Outfielder from AAA Iowa

Farewell, Shane Victorino: Cubs Release Outfielder from AAA Iowa

It was not clear he was ever going to get a shot with the big league team.

Chicago Cubs Designate Neil Ramirez for Assignment, Activate Matt Szczur from DL

Chicago Cubs Designate Neil Ramirez for Assignment, Activate Matt Szczur from DL

The Cubs will have 10 days to trade, waive, or release Ramirez.


Getting to Know the New, Old Cubs Pitcher Joe Nathan

Getting to Know the New, Old Cubs Pitcher Joe Nathan

The Cubs inked the 41-year-old reliever to a big league deal yesterday – where’s he been the last couple years, and what comes next?

Chicago Cubs Sign Pitcher Nick Sarianides to Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign Pitcher Nick Sarianides to Minor League Deal

The righty dominated in the low minors in 2015, but struggled out of the gate in 2016.

Chicago Cubs Sign Reliever Joe Nathan

Chicago Cubs Sign Reliever Joe Nathan

A low risk move, as Nathan recovers from surgery. But, even at his age, he can be very good if he comes all the way back.

Ryan Kalish Clears Waivers, Outrighted to AAA Iowa

Ryan Kalish Clears Waivers, Outrighted to AAA Iowa

The Cubs get to keep the 28-year-old outfielder in the organization.

Cubs Roster Move: Miguel Montero is Back, Ryan Kalish DFA’d

Cubs Roster Move: Miguel Montero is Back, Ryan Kalish DFA’d

Hooray for Montero’s return.


Today’s 26th Man: Carl Edwards, Jr. Joins the Chicago Cubs

Today’s 26th Man: Carl Edwards, Jr. Joins the Chicago Cubs

A brief step up to the big leagues for Edwards, who has pitched well at Iowa.

Chicago Cubs Acquire Starting Pitcher Alex Sanabia from the Mexican League

Chicago Cubs Acquire Starting Pitcher Alex Sanabia from the Mexican League

The 27-year-old righty came up with the Marlins and had been having success this year.

Neil Ramirez Returns to Cubs, Spencer Patton Optioned to Iowa

Neil Ramirez Returns to Cubs, Spencer Patton Optioned to Iowa

Ramirez returns after a three-day stay on the bereavement list.

Spencer Patton Coming Up to Cubs, Neil Ramirez Headed to Bereavement List

Spencer Patton Coming Up to Cubs, Neil Ramirez Headed to Bereavement List

Patton has been dominant at AAA after a dominant Spring.


Roster Moves: Szczur to 15-Day DL, Kalish to Cubs, Villanueva to 60-Day DL

Roster Moves: Szczur to 15-Day DL, Kalish to Cubs, Villanueva to 60-Day DL

Kalish, 28, has been raking at Iowa, and is in his second go-around with the Cubs.

Miguel Montero to the Disabled List, Tim Federowicz to Be Called Up

Miguel Montero to the Disabled List, Tim Federowicz to Be Called Up

Miguel Montero to the DL, Tim Federowicz to the Cubs.