A bullpen swap for the Cubs in advance of today’s game.
Category: Chicago Cubs Transactions
Kyle Hendricks Headed to the DL with Hand Tendinitis, Seth Frankoff Coming Up (UPDATE: Anderson to 60-Day DL)
Mike Montgomery will start in Hendricks’ place tomorrow.
Dylan Floro’s time with the big league club was short, but I suspect that’s not the last we’ve seen of him.
Grimm struggled mightily earlier this year.
Buchanan was one of the Cubs’ many depth starters.
The Cubs are rotating in and out middle relievers rapidly, which makes sense when you have the bodies and the options to pull it off.
The Cubs shuffle the roster around a bit to bolster the bullpen and return Jason Heyward.
Happ stays, and La Stella will likely be riding the bus once again.
Pierce Johnson gets the call to The Show, while Jeimer Candelario has been sent back to Iowa.
The Cubs shuffle Grimm back out of the bullpen mix as he works to get things straightened out.
The Cubs’ bench gets a much-needed boost from a top AAA bat.
Heyward has been dealing with a sore finger for a few days now.
The Cubs pick up Justin Hancock in a trade with the Padres.
A flurry of moves in advance of tonight’s game.
The tired Cubs bullpen gets a little help.
The Cubs’ bullpen increases by one.
The Cubs’ bullpen effectively swaps out a full-inning righty for a situational lefty. For now.
A former big league starter, a fourth-round pick, and a player involved in the Mike Montgomery deal were among the Cubs’ recent minor league cuts.
Best of luck to an especially enjoyable ballplayer.
Back spasms for Brian Duensing allow the Cubs to keep both Tommy La Stella and Matt Szczur for now.
The Cubs weren’t going to be able to keep their Rule 5 pick, Caleb Smith. So he’s gone.
Kawasaki is getting a shot to explore other big league opportunities.
That includes Jeimer Candelario, but not Ian Happ (for today).
Most were not likely to be making the big league roster at this point anyway.
Lovely deals for lovely players.
Bryant’s new $1.05 million deal tops Mike Trouts old pre-arbitration record.