Jonathan Pettibone had back-of-the-rotation potential before shoulder injuries set him off course.
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As a glove-first depth signing, this is perfectly adequate. But if you enjoy fun, this is an amazing signing.
More needed depth for the Cubs’ upper minors.
A good day, all things considered.
The 27-year-old world traveller hasn’t pitched in affiliated ball since 2011.
A little extra depth for the upper minors is never a bad thing.
The big righty pitched in the Braves’ system last year.
A series of interrelated transactions played out today and shaped the back-end of the 40-man roster. Let’s discuss.
The Cubs are really loading up the bullpen depth this offseason, and it certainly makes sense.
The Cubs signed a pair of outfielders to minor league deals. Both have extensive MiLB experience.
The 31-year-old righty is more depth for the Cubs’ bullpen, and will compete for a job in Spring Training.
Ryan was the PTBNL in the Starlin Castro, Adam Warren trade.
You may commence your celebrations, and also set your alarm.