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08/24/2019 10:25pm
Jose Quintana (ChN) rotowire.com
Quintana (11-8) lasted just four innings and took the loss in Saturday's 7-2 defeat by the Nationals. He allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits and three walks, while striking out three.
08/24/2019 8:28pm
Anthony Rizzo (ChN) rotowire.com
Rizzo exited Saturday's contest with back tightness, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
08/24/2019 4:54pm
Willson Contreras (ChN) rotowire.com
Contreras (hamstring) did throwing drills prior to the team's game Saturday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
08/23/2019 6:02pm
Willson Contreras (ChN) rotowire.com
Contreras (hamstring) hopes to be able to ramp up baseball activities next week, Tony Andracki of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
08/23/2019 3:14pm
Ian Happ (ChN) rotowire.com
Happ is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Nationals.
08/23/2019 3:05pm
Victor Caratini (ChN) rotowire.com
Caratini is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Nationals.
08/23/2019 1:32am
Kyle Hendricks (ChN) rotowire.com
Hendricks (9-9) pitched seven scoreless innings to earn the win Thursday against the Giants. He allowed three hits and no walks, while striking out seven.
08/22/2019 9:11pm
Rowan Wick (ChN) rotowire.com
Wick recorded the final two outs of Thursday's win over the Giants for his second save of the season. He struck out one batter.
08/22/2019 2:38pm
Anthony Rizzo (ChN) rotowire.com
Rizzo went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI and three runs Wednesday in the Cubs' 12-11 win over the Giants.
08/22/2019 7:01am
Craig Kimbrel (ChN) rotowire.com
Kimbrel earned the save against the Giants on Wednesday after tossing a perfect inning with two strikeouts.
08/21/2019 10:32pm
Ben Zobrist (ChN) rotowire.com
Zobrist (personal) is on track to rejoin the Cubs at the beginning of September, Bruce Levine of 670TheScore.com reports.
08/21/2019 9:58pm
Brandon Morrow (ChN) rotowire.com
Morrow (elbow) has been ruled out for the remainder of the season, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
08/21/2019 8:40pm
Willson Contreras (ChN) rotowire.com
Contreras (hamstring) did some on-field drills prior to Wednesday's game against the Giants, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
08/21/2019 3:29am
Cole Hamels (ChN) rotowire.com
Hamels (7-4) allowed three runs over six innings to pick up the win Tuesday against the Giants. He gave up five hits and two walks, while striking out five.
08/21/2019 3:22am
Nicholas Castellanos (ChN) rotowire.com
Castellanos went 3-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Giants.
08/21/2019 3:18am
Anthony Rizzo (ChN) rotowire.com
Rizzo went 3-for-3 with a walk, two solo home runs and three runs scored in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Giants.
08/21/2019 12:22am
Steve Cishek (ChN) rotowire.com
Cishek (hip) was activated off the 10-day injured list prior to Tuesday's game against the Giants, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
08/20/2019 10:34pm
Ben Zobrist (ChN) rotowire.com
Zobrist (personal) will play for Double-A Tennessee on Thursday and Triple-A Iowa on Friday and Saturday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
08/20/2019 10:28pm
Mark Zagunis (ChN) rotowire.com
Zagunis was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday.
08/20/2019 8:30pm
Ian Happ (ChN) rotowire.com
Happ is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Giants.
08/20/2019 8:28pm
Victor Caratini (ChN) rotowire.com
Caratini is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Giants.
08/19/2019 11:56pm
Steve Cishek (ChN) rotowire.com
Cishek (hip) is expected to be activated from the 10-day injured list ahead of Tuesday's series opener against the Giants, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
08/19/2019 11:52pm
David Bote (ChN) rotowire.com
Bote was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Monday, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
08/18/2019 10:21pm
Ben Zobrist (ChN) rotowire.com
Zobrist (personal) will repeat his weekend playing program next week, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
08/18/2019 10:17pm
Willson Contreras (ChN) rotowire.com
Contreras (hamstring) is making progress in his rehab and is now "beyond discomfort," Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.