Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:17:14 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Zach Rosscup was optioned to Triple-A Iowa Saturday, Aug. 30, as a corresponding move for SP Felix Doubront (calf) being activated from the 15-day disabled list in time for the first game of a doubleheader. However, Rosscup will return to the major league roster prior to the second game Saturday, because teams are allowed to carry 26 players on doubleheader days.
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:13:57 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and is starting the first game of a doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday, Aug. 30.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:30:28 -0700
The Chicago Cubs will use a six-man starting rotation for the rest of the season, because they want to see SPs Jacob Turner and Felix Doubront start some games, according to general manager Jed Hoyer.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:27:37 -0700
Chicago Cubs SPs Justin Turner and Felix Doubront will both remain in the starting rotation. The Cubs could use a six-man rotation in September.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:27:02 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) is scheduled to make a final rehab start for Double-A Tennessee Sunday, Aug. 24.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:52 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) allowed three runs on eight hits in six innings during a rehab start for Triple-A Iowa Sunday, Aug. 17. The Cubs have not decided what the next step will be for Doubront.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:48:29 -0700
Chicago Cubs SPs Dan Straily, Felix Doubront and Jacob Turner will get opportunities to pitch in September, according to general manager Jed Hoyer.
Fantasy Tip: The Cubs have a bevy of end-of-rotation starters they would like to audition. Fantasy owners will want to monitor how the Cubs approach their rotation in September. Keeper/dynasty owners should also take note. A nice option for 2015 may emerge.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:10:57 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) allowed three runs and four hits while walking two in four innings of his rehab start Tuesday, Aug. 12. Doubront could be activated from the disabled list after one more start for Triple-A Iowa.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:10:41 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) will make a rehab start with Triple-A Iowa Tuesday, Aug. 12.
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:26:56 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) could begin his rehab assignment next week after throwing 88 pitches on the side Wednesday, Aug. 6.