Chicago Cubs Transactions


He’s Back: Pedro Strop Activated from Disabled List

He’s Back: Pedro Strop Activated from Disabled List

The bullpen beast returns.

Cubs Hang Onto Lefty Jack Leathersich on Minor League Deal for 2017

Cubs Hang Onto Lefty Jack Leathersich on Minor League Deal for 2017

A very nice lefty arm to keep around.


ROSTER MOVES: Rondon, Almora, Patton, Federowicz, and Kawasaki Return (UPDATE: R.J. Alvarez DFA’d)

ROSTER MOVES: Rondon, Almora, Patton, Federowicz, and Kawasaki Return (UPDATE: R.J. Alvarez DFA’d)

More roster moves coming your way.

Rosters Expand: Cubs Add Coghlan, Smith, and Buchanan … For Now

Rosters Expand: Cubs Add Coghlan, Smith, and Buchanan … For Now

Some relief help (and more) is on the way.

Cubs Transferring Pitchers Dallas Beeler and Aaron Brooks to 60-Day Disabled List

Cubs Transferring Pitchers Dallas Beeler and Aaron Brooks to 60-Day Disabled List

Procedural maneuvering for two pitchers who weren’t going to make an impact this year, and whose future is cloudy.

Report: Iowa Pitchers Rob Zastryzny and Felix Pena Being Called Up to the Cubs

Report: Iowa Pitchers Rob Zastryzny and Felix Pena Being Called Up to the Cubs

Two new arms will be making their way up to the Cubs.

Two Mystery Cubs Roster Moves May Be Coming Soon (UPDATES)

Two Mystery Cubs Roster Moves May Be Coming Soon (UPDATES)

That’s the report from the Pacific Coast League.


Chris Coghlan to the DL, Spencer Patton Called Up

Chris Coghlan to the DL, Spencer Patton Called Up

Coghlan’s stint on the DL could theoretically open a spot for Tommy La Stella.

The Roster Move: Cubs Reliever Joe Smith Headed to the Disabled List

The Roster Move: Cubs Reliever Joe Smith Headed to the Disabled List

Trevor Cahill will thus stick around.

The Cubs Are Reportedly Adding Lefty Joe Thatcher on Minor League Deal

The Cubs Are Reportedly Adding Lefty Joe Thatcher on Minor League Deal

More depth, just in case. Thatcher was actually rather good last year.

Cubs Reportedly Agree to Deal with Righty Josh Collmenter

Cubs Reportedly Agree to Deal with Righty Josh Collmenter

The 30-year-old righty swingman was recently released by Arizona.


It Looks Like Justin Grimm Will Be the One Shuffled Back Out

It Looks Like Justin Grimm Will Be the One Shuffled Back Out

The continued roster crunch makes for tough choices.

Lefty Brian Matusz Reportedly Elects to Stay in Cubs Organization

Lefty Brian Matusz Reportedly Elects to Stay in Cubs Organization

The 29-year-old lefty initially elected free agency, but reportedly decided to stick with the Cubs.