Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:11:18 -0800
The Chicago Cubs have mutual interest in free-agent RP John Axford (Cardinals) as they look to shore up their closer situation this offseason. Executive Theo Epstein said he won't really know who the team's closer is until the offseason is over. Axford has reportedly heard from 14 teams this winter. The Cubs believe RP Pedro Strop has the stuff to close, and RPs Kyuji Fujikawa (elbow) and Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) are recovering from Tommy John surgery.
Tue, 28 May 2013 14:59:52 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) is dealing with a calcium buildup in his elbow and won't pitch again this season. He will undergo a debridement by Dr. James Andrews, and he could begin his rehab in six weeks.
Tue, 14 May 2013 20:03:32 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) will continue his rehab from Tommy John surgery with the Cubs, rather than in Arizona at the team's spring training facility. He joined the team Monday, May 13, but he is still a couple of weeks away from appearing in a game, according to manager Dale Sveum.
Mon, 13 May 2013 16:07:35 -0700
Chicago Cubs RP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow), who is recovering from Tommy John surgery, was being examined by team doctors Monday, May 13.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:17:37 -0700
The Chicago Cubs claimed RP Guillermo Moscoso off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday, March 27, and placed RP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) on the 60-day disabled list in a corresponding move. Moscoso is in the mix for the final bullpen spot.
Mon, 25 Feb 2013 12:11:41 -0800
Chicago Cubs RP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) will not pitch in any spring training games and will open the season at extended spring training.
Fri, 08 Feb 2013 20:48:25 -0800
Chicago Cubs P Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) is making his way back from Tommy John surgery. He was able to throw for the team during the last road trip of the regular season in September, and at that time he appeared to be on schedule in his rehab. Vizcaino could be used in the bullpen or start at Triple-A Iowa.
Sun, 04 Nov 2012 11:35:40 -0800
The Chicago Cubs have activated SP Matt Garza (elbow), RP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) and 3B Ian Stewart (wrist) from the 60-day disabled list.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 05:22:11 -0700
The Chicago Cubs transferred RP Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) to the 60-day disabled list.
Tue, 31 Jul 2012 08:55:42 -0700
The Chicago Cubs acquired Ps Arodys Vizcaino and Jaye Chapman Monday, July 30, in exchange for SP Paul Maholm and OF Reed Johnson.