Pena Claimed On Waivers

According to a tweet from Buster Olney, Carlos Pena was claimed on waivers by an unknown team.

Carlos Pena was placed on waivers Monday, the first business day after the dismissal of Jim Hendry was officially announced.

Updated 1:55pm CDT – According to Ken Rosenthal, Carlos Pena was claimed, but Cubs likely to pull him back. Cubs are in need of a first baseman for 2012 and would like to keep options open. The Cubs did not receive good offers for Pena before July 31 trade deadline.

Updated 4:17pm CDT – According to a tweet from Jon Heyman, the Yankees claimed Carlos Pena

Will update as additional information becomes available.

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