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04/17/2021 5:37pm
Justin Steele (ChN) rotowire.com
Steele was optioned to the Cubs' alternate training site Saturday, Tony Andracki of Marquee Sports Network reports.
04/17/2021 5:34pm
Pedro Strop (ChN) rotowire.com
Strop was returned to the Cubs' alternate training site Saturday, Tony Andracki of Marquee Sports Network reports.
04/17/2021 5:31pm
Dan Winkler (ChN) rotowire.com
Winkler was reinstated from the COVID-19 injured list Saturday, Tony Andracki of Marquee Sports Network reports.
04/17/2021 5:27pm
Brandon Workman (ChN) rotowire.com
Workman was reinstated from the COVID-19 injured list Saturday, Tony Andracki of Marquee Sports Network reports.
04/17/2021 4:23pm
Nico Hoerner (ChN) rotowire.com
Hoerner is starting at second base and batting leadoff in a Triple-A exhibition contest Saturday.
04/17/2021 4:16pm
Eric Sogard (ChN) rotowire.com
Sogard is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against Atlanta.
04/17/2021 4:11pm
David Bote (ChN) rotowire.com
Bote is starting at second base and batting eighth in Saturday's game against Atlanta.
04/17/2021 4:09pm
Anthony Rizzo (ChN) rotowire.com
Rizzo went 1-for-3 with two walks in Friday's loss to Atlanta.
04/17/2021 4:05pm
Ian Happ (ChN) rotowire.com
Happ went 1-for-3 with two walks in Friday's loss to Atlanta.
04/15/2021 9:47pm
Ryan Tepera (ChN) rotowire.com
Tepera was issued a three-game suspension Thursday but is appealing, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
04/15/2021 12:46am
Alec Mills (ChN) rotowire.com
It's unclear if Kyle Hendricks (illness) will be ready for his next turn through the rotation Sunday, Russell Dorsey of the Chicago Sun-Times reports, which could give Mills another start.
04/15/2021 12:25am
Dillon Maples (ChN) rotowire.com
Maples struck out four batters Wednesday against the Brewers and now has 11 through six innings this season.
04/15/2021 12:21am
Shelby Miller (ChN) rotowire.com
Miller allowed four earned runs on two hits and three walks without recording an out in Wednesday's loss to the Brewers.
04/14/2021 10:14pm
Jason Heyward (ChN) rotowire.com
Heyward went 2-for-3 with a double in Wednesday's loss against the Brewers.
04/14/2021 10:03pm
Jake Arrieta (ChN) rotowire.com
Arrieta (1-2) gave up three runs on four hits and a walk while fanning five across five innings Wednesday against the Brewers. He was tagged with the loss.
04/14/2021 6:21pm
Kyle Hendricks (ChN) rotowire.com
President of baseball operations Jed Hoyer said Hendricks (illness) is feeling better after being scratched ahead of his scheduled start Tuesday against the Brewers, but the Cubs have yet to determine when he'll be ready to rejoin the rotation, Paul Sullivan of the Chicago Tribune reports.
04/14/2021 5:17pm
Shelby Miller (ChN) rotowire.com
Miller's contract was selected by the Cubs on Wednesday, Russell Dorsey of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
04/14/2021 5:11pm
Brad Wieck (ChN) rotowire.com
The Cubs optioned Wieck to their alternate training site Wednesday, Maddie Lee of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
04/14/2021 5:10pm
Jason Adam (ChN) rotowire.com
The Cubs reinstated Adam from the COVID-19 injured list Wednesday, Maddie Lee of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
04/14/2021 4:41pm
Tony Wolters (ChN) rotowire.com
The Cubs designated Wolters for assignment Wednesday, Maddie Lee of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
04/14/2021 4:25pm
Willson Contreras (ChN) rotowire.com
Contreras isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Brewers.
04/14/2021 4:22pm
Kris Bryant (ChN) rotowire.com
Bryant isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Brewers.
04/14/2021 4:12pm
Austin Romine (ChN) rotowire.com
Romine (knee) was activated from the 10-day injured list and will start Wednesday's game against the Brewers.
04/14/2021 3:20am
Anthony Rizzo (ChN) rotowire.com
Rizzo went 2-for-3 with a walk and a stolen base in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Brewers.
04/14/2021 3:15am
Pedro Strop (ChN) rotowire.com
Strop (1-0) worked around a hit and a walk to pitch a scoreless inning of relief and earn the win Tuesday against the Brewers. He struck out one.