Chicago Cubs Transactions


Koyie Hill Designated For Assignment, Welington Castillo Activated

Koyie Hill Designated For Assignment, Welington Castillo Activated

Run free, Koyie.

Chicago Cubs Sign Supplemental First Round Pick Pierce Johnson

Chicago Cubs Sign Supplemental First Round Pick Pierce Johnson

Johnson was the Cubs’ second pick in the Draft, and 43rd overall.


Chicago Cubs Sign Former All-Star Reliever Hong-Chih Kuo

Chicago Cubs Sign Former All-Star Reliever Hong-Chih Kuo

The lefty was once among the best relievers in all of baseball.

Cubs Claim Jairo Asencio Off Waivers, Designate Michael Bowden For Assignment

Cubs Claim Jairo Asencio Off Waivers, Designate Michael Bowden For Assignment

The bullpen shuffle continues.

Cubs Sign Shane Lindsay, Release Nate Robertson

Cubs Sign Shane Lindsay, Release Nate Robertson

Lindsay is a hard-throwing righty reliever.

Put On Your Cape, Super Joe and Other Bullets

Put On Your Cape, Super Joe and Other Bullets

Dale Sveum wants to commit to Joe Mather for a little while. Ryan Dempster knows which way the trade winds blow, and Carlos Marmol is rehabbing.

Randy Wells is Expected Back in Chicago Today

Randy Wells is Expected Back in Chicago Today

He’s likely to be a full-time bullpenner for now.


Chris Volstad to Iowa, Blake Lalli to Chicago (UPDATE: Travis Wood Will Take Volstad’s Rotation Spot)

Chris Volstad to Iowa, Blake Lalli to Chicago (UPDATE: Travis Wood Will Take Volstad’s Rotation Spot)

Chris Volstad is officially out of the rotation. For now.

Blake Parker to Chicago, Scott Maine Back to Iowa (Also Blake DeWitt to Iowa)

Blake Parker to Chicago, Scott Maine Back to Iowa (Also Blake DeWitt to Iowa)

Another day, another new reliever.

Cubs Acquire Lefty Hunter Cervenka from Red Sox to Complete Marlon Byrd Trade

Cubs Acquire Lefty Hunter Cervenka from Red Sox to Complete Marlon Byrd Trade

He’s striking out a ton in A-ball these days.

Chicago Cubs Sign Mike MacDougal to Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign Mike MacDougal to Minor League Deal

The 35-year-old reliever was released by the Dodgers yesterday.


Chicago Cubs DFA Blake DeWitt (Again) to Make Room for Travis Wood

Chicago Cubs DFA Blake DeWitt (Again) to Make Room for Travis Wood

This could be the end of the line for the Cubs and DeWitt.

Ryan Dempster and Kerry Wood to Chicago, Randy Wells and Scott Maine to Iowa

Ryan Dempster and Kerry Wood to Chicago, Randy Wells and Scott Maine to Iowa

Wells didn’t do much with his chance this time around, but Maine was pretty good.