From the Wire….Freel Traded to Kansas City

According to a report on, 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

"Never let the fear of striking out get in your way of playing the game." – Babe Ruth

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