Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:14:10 -0700
Chicago Cubs RPs Neil Ramirez and Justin Grimm will remain in the bullpen next season, according to executive Theo Epstein.
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 11:03:56 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have activated RP Neil Ramirez (triceps) from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, RP Brian Schlitter (shoulder) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to shoulder soreness.
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:23:32 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Neil Ramirez (triceps) allowed a hit and an earned run while walking one and striking one out in his rehab outing Thursday, Aug. 7. He faced five batters.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:35:10 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Neil Ramirez (triceps) expects to return to the team once his 15-day disabled list stint is over. He is expected to continue his rehab in Mesa, Ariz., at the Cubs' facility rather than travel with the team on their upcoming six-game road trip to Los Angeles and Denver.
Fantasy Tip: Ramirez has pitched well this season. He should be back before Pedro Strop gains any traction in leapfrogging him on the depth chart.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:48:05 -0700
Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs RP Neil Ramirez's (triceps) disabled list stint is retroactive to Saturday, July 26.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:00:03 -0700
Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs RP Neil Ramirez's (triceps) injury is not considered serious and could be fatigue-related, according to general manager Jed Hoyer.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:44:26 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Neil Ramirez (triceps) was placed on the team's disabled list Tuesday, July 29. He had been sent to the minors Saturday, July 26.
Fantasy Tip: Pedro Strop is next in line for saves now that Ramirez is on the DL.
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:14:57 -0700
Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria said RP Neil Ramirez was optioned to Triple-A Iowa in order to give him a rest and claimed the move was not based on performance. Ramirez posted a 0.96 ERA in 33 appearances this season.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:34:12 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have recalled RP Blake Parker from Triple-A Iowa. The team also optioned RP Neil Ramirez to Triple-A Iowa.
Fri, 30 May 2014 15:25:16 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Neil Ramirez will serve as the team's closer with RP Hector Rondon out Friday, May 30.
Fantasy Tip: Ramirez could be the closer for however many days Rondon is out. Grab Ramirez off the waiver wire for the next few days if you're desperate for saves.