According to the transactions page on Cubs.com, the Cubs designated Kameron Loe for assignment on Monday to make room on the 40-man roster for OF Ryan Sweeney. The Cubs recalled RHP Rafael Dolis to fill Loe’s spot in the rotation. Dolis figures to remain with the big club until Kyuji Fujikawa is activated from the DL.
The Cubs selected the contract of Ryan Sweeney from the Iowa Cubs and added him to the 40-man roster. Dave Sappelt was officially optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Monday to make room on the active roster for Ryan Sweeney.
The Cubs’ 40-man roster officially stands at 40 players.
Kameron Loe was claimed off waivers from Seattle on April 14. In seven games with the Cubs, Loe posted a 5.40 ERA and a 1.92 WHIP (12 hits, four walks and four strikeouts in 8 1/3 innings).