Cubs Name OF Mark Zagunis, RHP Carlos Pimentel Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Month for June

The Cubs named the organization’s Player and Pitcher of the Month for June:  High-A Myrtle Beach outfielder Mark Zagunis and Triple-A Iowa right-handed pitcher Carlos Pimentel. Mark Zagunis and Carlos Pimentel turned in excellent performances this past month. Mark Zagunis participated in the Carolina League-California League All Star Game and Carlos Pimentel pitched his way […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Acquire LHP Clayton Richard from the Pirates, Option RHP Donn Roach to Iowa

The Cubs announced after Friday’s game with the Marlins the team had acquired LHP Clayton Richard from the Pirates for cash considerations. Clayton Richard will make his Cubs’ debut on Saturday night against the Marlins. To make room on the active roster, the Cubs optioned RHP Donn Roach to Triple-A Iowa. The Cubs have not […]


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Cubs Agree to Terms with Six International Prospects

The July 2 International signing period has begun and the Cubs have agreed to terms with several of the players the team has been linked to in recent months. According to reports from Jesse Sanchez, the Cubs have agreed to sign six International free agents. The Cubs have agreed to terms with the following players: […]


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Cubs Sign Third Round Pick LHP Bryan Hudson and Eighth Round Pick RHP Preston Morrison

According to a report from Jim Callis, the Cubs signed LHP Bryan Hudson. The team’s third round pick in last month’s draft agreed to an above slot deal for $1.1 million. The Cubs’ third round slot value was $731,000. And according to the draft tracker, the Cubs signed eighth round pick, RHP Preston Morrison for […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Activate RHP Neil Ramirez from DL, Place LHP Tsuyoshi Wada on 15-Day DL

The Cubs announced two roster moves Sunday afternoon. The Cubs reinstated RHP Neil Ramirez from the 15-day disabled list. And LHP Tsuyoshi Wada was placed on the 15-day DL with left deltoid inflammation (left shoulder). The Cubs backdated Wada’s trip to the disabled list to Tuesday, June 23. RHP Donn Roach remains on the active […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Select Contract of RHP Donn Roach, Option RHP Yoervis Medina to Iowa, DFA Rafael Lopez

The Cubs announced three roster moves prior to Saturday’s game in St. Louis. The Cubs selected the contract of RHP Donn Roach and called him up from Triple-A Iowa to make the start Saturday night against the St. Louis Cardinals. Roach will wear No. 62. To make room on the 25-man roster for Roach, RHP […]


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Fourth of July Weekend to Feature Fireworks at Wrigley Field

Budweiser Bleachers to Host Celebratory Toast July 3 – Fireworks to Headline July 4 Celebration – Kids Sundays Continue with Family Fun July 5 The Cubs invite fans to watch America’s pastime, honor military heroes and celebrate the Fourth of July weekend at Wrigley Field. The team will lead a celebratory toast to the enhanced […]


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Cubs Set to Call-Up RHP Donn Roach to Start Saturday in St. Louis

According to multiple reports, the Cubs will call-up RHP Donn Roach from Triple-A Iowa to make the start Saturday against the Cardinals. The Cubs will not announce the necessary moves to add RHP Donn Roach to the roster until Saturday. Reports indicated the Cubs are hoping Tsuyoshi Wada will not miss more than one turn […]


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Cubs Announce Signing OF Donnie Dewees, OF D.J. Wilson and 11 Draft Picks

The Cubs announced Thursday the team signed OF Donnie Dewees, OF D.J. Wilson and 11 other draft picks including LHP Tyler Peitzmeier. The Cubs have signed eight of the team’s first 10 round picks in the draft. Donnie Dewees and D.J. Wilson both signed over-slot deals. Dewees signed for $1.7 million ($1,292,100 pick value) and […]


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Kyle Schwarber and Carl Edwards Jr. to Represent the Cubs in SiriusXM Radio Futures Game

The rosters for the upcoming SiriusXM Radio Futures Game were released Thursday and the Cubs will be represented by two of its top prospects. C Kyle Schwarber and RHP Carl Edwards Jr. were named to the U.S. Team. The SiriusXM Radio Futures Game is part of the All-Star Game festivities and will take place on […]


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