Sun, 01 Sep 2013 13:34:34 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have activated OF Ryan Sweeney (rib) and 3B Luis Valbuena (oblique) from the disabled list and recalled P Alberto Cabrera from Triple-A Iowa. In a corresponding move, P Eduardo Sanchez was designated for assignment.
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 11:45:52 -0700
The Chicago Cubs reassigned Ps Brooks Raley and Alberto Cabrera to the minors Monday, March 11.
Wed, 01 Aug 2012 08:17:38 -0700
The Chicago Cubs recalled P Chris Volstad and P Alberto Cabrera from Triple-A Iowa and optioned P Casey Coleman to Iowa.
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 17:03:51 -0700
The Chicago Cubs sent Ps Jeff Beliveau, Alberto Cabrera and John Gaub and INF Josh Vitters to Triple-A Iowa Thursday, March 15. INF Junior Lake and OF Matt Szczur were optioned to Double-A Tennessee. C Jason Jaramillo was also assigned to the minors.
Mon, 05 Mar 2012 13:49:17 -0800
Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro will make $567,000 this year, P Jeff Samardzija will earn $2.64 million, SP Travis Wood will earn $505,000 and 2B Darwin Barney will make $500,000. RP James Russell signed for $512,000. Others that received one-year deals include Ps Alberto Cabrera, Lendy Castillo, Casey Coleman, Rafael Dolis, Marcos Mateo, Casey Weathers, Jeff Beliveau, John Gaub and Scott Maine, Cs Welington Castillo and Steve Clevenger, INFs Adrian Cardenas, Bryan LaHair, Junior Lake, Anthony Rizzo and Josh Vitters and OFs Tony Campana, Dave Sappelt and Matt Szczur.
Thu, 13 Oct 2011 09:49:57 -0700
The Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox are expected to begin their compensation talks regarding general manager Theo Epstein in the near future. Epstein has agreed to a five-year, $18.5 million deal with the Cubs, and the Red Sox will be compensated in the form of a player or two. The chances of the Red Sox landing SS Starlin Castro or SP Matt Garza are highly unlikely. OF Brett Jackson, OF Matt Szczur, 3B Josh Vitters, P Trey McNutt, P Jon Jackson, P Alberto Cabrera and IF Jeff Baker are all options to be dealt as compensation.
Tue, 15 Mar 2011 11:13:13 -0700
The Chicago Cubs reassigned Ps Robert Coello, Thomas Diamond, Alberto Cabrera, Rafael Dolis, Kyle Smit, Christopher Carpenter, Jay Jackson, Trey McNutt, Scott Rice; Cs Steve Clevenger and Chris Robinson; IFs Bryan LaHair, Marquez Smith and Josh Vitters, and OFs James Adduci, Brett Jackson, Lou Montanez and Brad Snyder to minor league camp Tuesday, March 15, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.
Fri, 19 Nov 2010 14:35:15 -0800
The Chicago Cubs added P Chris Archer, P Kyle Smit, P Alberto Cabrera and OF Brandon Guyer to their 40-man roster Friday, Nov. 19, according to MLB.com's Carrie Muskat.