Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Phillies – 08/06/13

Game One Hundred Twelve: Cubs (49-62) vs. Phillies (50-61) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185/844 Location – Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia Edwin Jackson (7-11, 4.65/1.35) vs. Kyle Kendrick (9-8, 4.29/1.32) The Cubs begin a six-game road trip tonight with the first of three […]

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From the Wire … Cubs Option Eduardo Sanchez to Iowa, Add Thomas Neal to Active Roster

As expected, the Cubs added outfielder Thomas Neal to the 25-man roster on Tuesday. The Cubs claimed Neal off waivers from the Yankees on Monday and he will be available off the Cubs’ bench for the opener of the three-game series in Philadelphia on Tuesday night. Eduardo Sanchez was optioned to Triple-A Iowa to make […]

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Cubs Off-Day News and Notes

The roster shuffle continued on Monday when the Cubs claimed outfielder Thomas Neal off waivers from the New York Yankees. Neal was hitting .325/.391/.411 with 17 doubles and two home runs in 72 games for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre prior to be designated for assignment by the Yankees to make room on the roster for Curtis Granderson. […]

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From the Wire … Cubs Claim OF Thomas Neal Off Waivers from the Yankees

The Cubs claimed outfielder Thomas Neal off waivers from the Yankees on Monday. The Yankees designated Neal for assignment on Friday to make room on the 40-man roster for Curtis Granderson. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Cubs transferred RHP Rafael Dolis to the 60-day DL. Thomas Neal is expected to be added […]

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