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Roster Move: Cubs to Call Up Spencer Patton for Tonight’s Game

Roster Move: Cubs to Call Up Spencer Patton for Tonight’s Game

The bullpen needed a boost after a marathon game yesterday.

Report: Cubs Release Lefty Brian Matusz (UPDATE: DFA)

Report: Cubs Release Lefty Brian Matusz (UPDATE: DFA)

That did not last long.


Brian Matusz Coming, Justin Grimm Optioned to AAA Iowa

Brian Matusz Coming, Justin Grimm Optioned to AAA Iowa

There was no obvious player to send out to make room for Matusz.

One Piece of the Roster Puzzle: La Stella to Iowa, Coghlan Activated

One Piece of the Roster Puzzle: La Stella to Iowa, Coghlan Activated

La Stella had options left, which made this move an organization-maximizing one.

Chicago Cubs Designate Clayton Richard for Assignment

Chicago Cubs Designate Clayton Richard for Assignment

The Cubs had to make room for Aroldis Chapman, and there was no other logical choice.

Cubs Announce Aroldis Chapman Trade, Release Statements from Tom Ricketts and Chapman

Cubs Announce Aroldis Chapman Trade, Release Statements from Tom Ricketts and Chapman

Chapman: “I regret that I did not exercise better judgment and for that I am truly sorry. Looking back, I feel I have learned from this matter and have grown as a person.”

Adam Warren Sent Back to Iowa, Joe Nathan Activated

Adam Warren Sent Back to Iowa, Joe Nathan Activated

It’s Warren heading out, and not Clayton Richard.


Looks Like Spencer Patton is Headed Back to Iowa to Accommodate Mike Montgomery

Looks Like Spencer Patton is Headed Back to Iowa to Accommodate Mike Montgomery

More roster moves will be on the way today.

So Many Roster Moves Coming Soon: Fowler, Montgomery, and Nathan For Starters

So Many Roster Moves Coming Soon: Fowler, Montgomery, and Nathan For Starters

Dexter Fowler could be back as soon as tomorrow.

More on the Big Trade: Getting Pitchers on the Rise, Future Plans, Losing Vogelbach

More on the Big Trade: Getting Pitchers on the Rise, Future Plans, Losing Vogelbach

The Cubs made a move for a talented, hard-throwing lefty; here’s everything you need to know about the deal.

Cubs Roster Move: Munenori Kawasaki Sent Back to AAA Iowa

Cubs Roster Move: Munenori Kawasaki Sent Back to AAA Iowa

The roster has been in serious flux lately, and it’s only going to turnover even more.


Munenori Kawasaki Returns

Munenori Kawasaki Returns

Jeimer Candelario is headed back to AAA Iowa.

Cubs Officially Announce 21 Draft Signings, Including Top 8 Picks

Cubs Officially Announce 21 Draft Signings, Including Top 8 Picks

All in all, the Cubs did well in a draft in which they had very little to work with.