From the Wire: Cubs Recall LHP Clayton Richard, Designate C Taylor Teagarden for Assignment

The Cubs announced two roster moves Sunday morning. As expected, the Cubs designated C Taylor Teagarden for assignment to make room on the active roster for LHP Clayton Richard to start Sunday against the Brewers. With the two moves, the 40-man roster stands at 39 players and the active roster consists of 14 pitchers (six […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Activate Dan Haren and Tommy Hunter, Option Yoervis Medina to Triple-A Iowa

The Cubs officially added RHP Dan Haren and RHP Tommy Hunter to the 25-man roster prior to Saturday’s game with the Brewers. The Cubs optioned RHP Yoervis Medina to Triple-A Iowa to make room on the active roster for Dan Haren. With Saturday’s roster moves, the Cubs 25-man roster stands at 13 pitchers (five starters, […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Acquire RHP Dan Haren and RHP Tommy Hunter, Trade OF Junior Lake, DFA RHP Ben Rowen

The Cubs added two pitchers to the big league team as prior four roster moves prior to Friday’s non-waiver trade deadline The Cubs acquired RHP Dan Haren and cash ($500,000) from the Marlins for minor leaguers, RHP Ivan Pineyro and SS Elliot Soto. The Cubs traded OF Junior Lake to the Baltimore Orioles for RHP […]


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Cubs Reportedly Acquire RHP Tommy Hunter from the Orioles for OF Junior Lake

According to multiple reports, the Cubs acquired RHP Tommy Hunter prior to the deadline from the Orioles for OF Junior Lake. The Cubs have not announced the deal but are expected to Thursday afternoon. RHP Tommy Hunter is a free agent at the end of the season and is having a good year for the […]


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Cubs Reportedly Acquire RHP Dan Haren from the Marlins

Cubs Reportedly Acquire RHP Dan Haren from the Marlins According to reports from Gordon Wittenmyer and Clark Spencer, the Cubs have acquired veteran right hander Dan Haren from the Marlins. The trade is expected to be announced once the medicals are approved. The Cubs have not announced the deal and reports have not surfaced as […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Place Ramirez on DL, Option Beeler, Select Contract of Rowen, Recall Medina and DFA Baxter

The Cubs announced four roster moves Wednesday morning. And one more roster move will have to be made prior to Wednesday’s finale with the Rockies. The Cubs placed RHP Neil Ramirez on the 15-day DL with left abdominal soreness. RHP Yoervis Medina was recalled from Triple-A Iowa to take his spot on the active roster. […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Recall RHP Dallas Beeler, Option RHP Yoervis Medina to Triple-A Iowa

The Cubs announced two roster moves Tuesday afternoon. RHP Dallas Beeler was recalled from Triple-A Iowa and will start game two of the Rockies series. RHP Yoervis Medina was optioned to Triple-A Iowa to make room for Beeler on the active roster. With the two transactions, the Cubs 25-man roster currently consists of 13 pitchers […]


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Cubs Reportedly Sign LHP Ryan Buchter to Minor League Contract

According to a report from Darren Wolfson, the Cubs signed LHP Ryan Buchter to a minor league contract. The Dodgers released Buchter on July 20 after he exercised an opt out in his contract. The Cubs have not posted signing Buchter to a contract. Buchter should report to Triple-A Iowa once he is ready to pitch. […]


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From the Wire: LHP Clayton Richard Clears Waivers, Cubs Option to Triple-A Iowa

The Cubs announced Friday the team retained LHP Clayton Richard two days after the lefty was designated for assignment. Richard cleared waivers and was optioned to Iowa. With Clayton Richard staying in the organization, the Cubs’ 40-man roster currently stands at 40 players. The Cubs designated Richard for assignment prior to Wednesday’s doubleheader in Cincinnati. After […]


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Jon Lester to Host First Chicago NVRQT Night Fundraiser

Jon Lester to Host First Ever Chicago NVRQT Night Fundraiser August 13 Event to Include “Hollywood Squares” Style Game Show with Cubs Players and Celebrities to Benefit the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Cubs’ pitcher and cancer survivor Jon Lester and his wife Farrah will host NVRQT Night at Metro Chicago Thursday, August 13. The night […]


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