From the Wire….Freel Traded to Kansas City

According to a report on Cubs.com, Ryan Freel and cash were traded to the Royals for a PTBNL on Monday. The Cubs designated Freel for assignment on July 2.

The Cubs had ten days to either trade or release Ryan Freel. At least the organization will receive compensation for Freel … and in turn Joey Gathright.

Quote of the Day

"There are places I remember. All my life though some have changed. Some forever not for better. Some have gone and some remain. All these places have their moments ... " John Lennon/Paul McCartney