Petrick Outrighted to Triple-A

According to the transaction wire on, Billy Petrick cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Iowa on Wednesday. Along with Carmen Pignatiello and Casey McGehee, the Cubs have opened three spots on their 40-man roster since the end of the season.

Billy Petrick spent most of 2008 on the disabled list after making his big league debut in 2007.

Billy Petrick’s page from the Baseball Cube

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