Thu, 19 Dec 2013 08:43:12 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies signed free-agent OF Dave Sappelt (Cubs), SP Sean O'Sullivan (Padres), RP Chris Bootcheck (Yankees) and OF Tony Gwynn Jr. (Dodgers) to minor league deals Wednesday, Dec. 18.
Sat, 23 Nov 2013 11:49:05 -0800
The Chicago Cubs have released OF Dave Sappelt.
Thu, 05 Sep 2013 12:33:28 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Dave Sappelt cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Iowa Thursday, Sept. 5.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:02:04 -0700
The Chicago Cubs recalled Ps Justin Grimm, J.C. Boscan, Zach Rosscup and Brooks Raley from Triple-A Iowa Tuesday, Sept. 3, and designated OF Dave Sappelt for assignment in a corresponding move.
Wed, 24 Jul 2013 14:36:49 -0700
The Chicago Cubs activated OF David DeJesus (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, July 24, and optioned OF Dave Sappelt to Triple-A Iowa in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Check on DeJesus' availability in deep mixed leagues. He'll return to a starting role in the Cubbies' outfield arrangement.
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 15:42:38 -0700
The Chicago Cubs hope OF David DeJesus (shoulder) will be able to play in games at the team complex in Mesa, Ariz., next week. There still isn't a timetable for his return.
Fantasy Tip: It'll remain a group effort in center and right field between Nate Schierholtz, Julio Borbon and Dave Sappelt.
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 16:50:28 -0700
The Chicago Cubs placed OF Ryan Sweeney (rib) on the 60-day disabled list Tuesday, July 2, and recalled OF Dave Sappelt in a corresponding move. Also, SP Jake Arrieta was assigned to the minors.
Mon, 06 May 2013 12:52:19 -0700
The Chicago Cubs recalled OF Ryan Sweeney and RP Rafael Dolis from the minors and optioned OF Dave Sappelt and designated RP Kameron Loe for assignment in corresponding moves.
Fantasy Tip: Sweeney will be making his debut with the club, but he'll likely only be used as outfield depth, at least initially. As a result, you should only consider him in deep NL-only formats.
Fri, 08 Mar 2013 21:31:18 -0800
The battle for the final roster spot could come down to OFs Darnell McDonald and Dave Sappelt.
Fri, 31 Aug 2012 08:00:08 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Tony Campana, OF Dave Sappelt and INF Adrian Cardenas will be called up from Triple-A Iowa Saturday, Sept. 1. SP Chris Rusin will also be called up to start Tuesday, Sept. 4.