From the Wire … Rangers Claim Jeff Beliveau Off Waivers from Cubs

According to multiple reports, the Rangers claimed lefty Jeff Beliveau off waivers from the Cubs. Beliveau was designated for assignment on December 13 to make room on the 40-man roster for Ian Stewart.

Updated 1:47pm CST – The Giants also claimed Sandy Rosario off waivers from the Cubs. The 40-man roster currently stands at 39 players.

Jeff Beliveau made his big league debut on July 22 and in 22 games he posted a 1-0 record with a 4.58 ERA and a 1.87 WHIP … 12 walks and 17 strikeouts in 17 2/3 innings.

The Cubs selected Beliveau in the 18th round of the 2008 June draft. Beliveau was the 2011 Cubs Minor League Pitcher of the Year.

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