Mon, 26 May 2014 10:20:48 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have activated OF Justin Ruggiano (hamstring) from the 15-day disabled list. The team also optioned OF Ryan Kalish to Triple-A Iowa.
Fri, 23 May 2014 20:48:36 -0700
Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria said OF Justin Ruggiano (hamstring) is getting closer to returning, because he has been able to play back-to-back days during his rehab assignment.
Mon, 19 May 2014 13:44:26 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (hamstring) will start his rehab assignment with Triple-A Iowa Monday, May 19.
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:04:13 -0700
The Chicago Cubs placed OF Justin Ruggiano (hamstring) on the disabled list after suffering a Grade 2 strain of his hamstring Wednesday, April 23. He'll be out at least three to four weeks. Ruggiano said he heard a "pop" when he was injured.
Fantasy Tip: Ruggiano had been in a platoon in right field with Nate Schierholtz. Schierholtz should now see more consistent playing time, with Ryan Kalish and Ryan Sweeney as options to spell him if needed. Schierholtz deserves a look in very deep mixed leagues.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:26:41 -0700
Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (hamstring) will have an MRI on his left hamstring after suffering an injury Wednesday, April 23, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. "Ruggiano is going to get an MRI," manager Rick Renteria said. "We won't know the extent of it until he gets seen."
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:05:19 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (hamstring) will undergo X-rays on his injured hamstring.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:52:29 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (leg) left the game in the top of the ninth inning with an apparent leg injury Wednesday, April 23. He had to be helped off the field by trainers.
Fantasy Tip: The injury looked pretty bad, and it could be related to his hamstring. Check back for more updates on Ruggiano's condition.
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:53:44 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) was scratched from the lineup Tuesday, March 25, due to a swollen left ankle. However, he doesn't think his injury is serious, and he'll hit in the cages instead. Ruggiano said he'd be playing if it was the regular season.
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:35:55 -0800
The Chicago Cubs avoided arbitration with OF Justin Ruggiano Wednesday, Jan. 29, by agreeing to a one-year, $2 million deal. He was asking for $2.45 million.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:36:48 -0800
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano is asking for $2.45 million in salary arbitration Friday, Jan. 17, and the Cubs have countered at $1.6 million.