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Cubs activate Bonifacio

By Anonymous (not verified), 4 weeks 21 hours ago
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Cubs activated utilityman Emilio Bonifacio from the 15-day disabled list and recalled right-handed pitcher Kyle Hendricks from Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday.To make room on the roster, the Cubs designated infielder Darwin Barney for assignment and optioned left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup to Triple-A.Hendricks will be the starting pitcher and Bonifacio will...

Cubs activate Barney from paternity list

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Cubs activated infielder Darwin Barney from the paternity leave list on Friday and recalled left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.In corresponding roster moves, the Cubs optioned pitchers Kyle Hendricks and Blake Parker to Iowa.Barney is hitting .224 with two home runs and 16 RBI in 70 games for the Cubs this season. He was placed on the...

Sale, Rizzo win Final Vote

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale and Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo are headed to the 2014 All-Star Game after winning the online fan vote.The results were announced Thursday.Rizzo received 8.8 million votes to hold off both Colorado's Justin Morneau and Atlanta's Justin Upton and become the first Cubs player to win the Final Vote.He is batting .277...

Cubs call up Hendricks

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Cubs selected right-handed pitcher Kyle Hendricks from Triple-A Iowa.Hendricks will make his major league debut Thursday in a start against the Reds at Great American Ball Park.Hendricks, 24, is 10-5 with a 3.59 ERA in 17 starts for Iowa this season. His 10 wins rank tied for first among the league's pitchers while his 97 strikeouts rank fifth and...

Cubs recall Alcantara, Beeler

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Cubs recalled infielder/outfielder Arismendy Alcantara and right-handed pitcher Dallas Beeler from Triple-A Iowa on Wednesday.In corresponding moves, the Cubs placed infielder Darwin Barney on the paternity leave list and optioned pitchers Tsuyoshi Wada and Chris Rusin to Iowa.Alcantara will make his major league debut after hitting .307 with 25...

A's acquire Samardzija, Hammel from Cubs

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 2 weeks ago
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Athletics have made a bold move to bolster their starting rotation, acquiring pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs in a blockbuster deal.To land Samardzija, whose 2.83 earned run average this season ranked 10th among National League hurlers, and Hammel, the A's surrendered the top two rated players in their farm system in...

A's acquire Samardzija, Hammel from Cubs

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 2 weeks ago
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Athletics have made a bold move to bolster their starting rotation, acquiring pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs in a blockbuster deal.To land Samardzija, whose 2.83 earned run average this season ranked 10th among National League hurlers, and Hammel, the A's surrendered the top two rated players in their farm system in...

Cubs activate Castillo from DL

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 4 weeks ago
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Cubs activated catcher Welington Castillo from the 15-day disabled list on Sunday.Castillo was batting .242 with five home runs and 21 RBI over 43 games prior to landing on the DL at the beginning of June with left rib cage inflammation.The Cubs designated catcher Eli Whiteside for assignment in a corresponding move. Whiteside hit .120 (3-for-25) in...

Recap: Miami vs. Chicago Cubs

By Anonymous (not verified), 2 months 3 days ago
Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Garrett Jones hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning to lift the Miami Marlins over the Chicago Cubs, 6-5, in the middle installment of a three-game series.Rafael Furcal went 2-for-5 with two RBI and a run scored for the Marlins, who bounced back from Monday's 5-4, 13-inning loss. Adeiny Hechavarria went 4- for-5 with a run scored.Miami starter Anthony...

Chicago Cubs (29-39) at Miami Marlins (35-34), 7:10 p.m. (ET)

By Anonymous (not verified), 2 months 3 days ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Rookie Anthony DeSclafani takes the mound opposite veteran Jeff Samardzija on Tuesday night when the Chicago Cubs and Miami Marlins continue their three-game set at Marlins Park.Samardzija was tagged for a season-high nine hits against Pittsburgh on Thursday, as he yielded four earned runs over six innings to go along with seven strikeouts and two walks.The right-hander...