TOP 50 CHICAGO CUBS NEWS Latest 50 Chicago Cubs news http://www.kffl.com Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:50:15 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Cubs | Caleb Smith to Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1057466-cubs-caleb-smith-to-cubs Milwaukee Brewers P Caleb Smith was traded to the Chicago Cubs Thursday, Dec. 8, for ... Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:10:04 -0500 Cubs | Wade Davis acquired by Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1057347-cubs-wade-davis-acquired-by-cubs Kansas City Royals RP Wade Davis was acquired by the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, Dec. 7, ... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:58:24 -0500 Cubs | Justin Grimm receives offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056930-cubs-justin-grimm-receives-offer Chicago Cubs RP Justin Grimm was offered a contract Friday, Dec. 2. He is eligible ... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:09:32 -0500 Cubs | Hector Rondon offered contract http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056929-cubs-hector-rondon-offered-contract Chicago Cubs RP Hector Rondon was offered a contract Friday, Dec. 2. He is eligible ... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:07:27 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Strop tendered http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056928-cubs-pedro-strop-tendered Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop was offered a contract Friday, Dec. 2. He is eligible ... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:05:40 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta receives offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056926-cubs-jake-arrieta-receives-offer Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta was offered a contract Friday, Dec. 2. He is eligible ... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:36:41 -0500 Cubs | Brian Duensing signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056854-cubs-brian-duensing-signed The Chicago Cubs have signed free-agent RP Brian Duensing (Orioles) to a one-year deal worth ... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 08:13:18 -0500 Cubs | Jon Jay signed by Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056438-cubs-jon-jay-signed-by-cubs Free-agent OF Jon Jay (Padres) was signed to a one-year deal by the Chicago Cubs ... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:20:17 -0500 Cubs | CHC inks duo on minor-league contracts http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1056272-cubs-chc-inks-duo-on-minor-league-contracts The Chicago Cubs re-signed P Cole Brocker and signed P Seth Frankoff to minor-league contracts. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:57:21 -0500 Cubs | Mario Meza signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1055952-cubs-mario-meza-signed The Chicago Cubs have signed free-agent RP Mario Meza (Mexican League) to a minor league ... Sat, 26 Nov 2016 06:14:43 -0500 Cubs | Chicago adds four to 40-man roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1055139-cubs-chicago-adds-four-to-40-man-roster The Chicago Cubs have added Ps Jack Leathersich and Duane Underwood, C Victor Caratini and ... Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:00:06 -0500 Cubs | Cubs claim David Rollins off waivers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1055024-cubs-cubs-claim-david-rollins-off-waivers Seattle Mariners RP David Rollins was claimed off waivers Friday, Nov. 18, by the Chicago ... Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:20:14 -0500 Cubs | Mario Meza signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1054729-cubs-mario-meza-signed The Chicago Cubs signed P Mario Meza to a minor-league contract on Tuesday, Nov. 15. ... Tue, 15 Nov 2016 18:44:52 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler rejects offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1054613-cubs-dexter-fowler-rejects-offer Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler rejected his qualifying offer Monday, Nov. 14, and will be ... Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:22:56 -0500 Cubs | Dallas Beeler outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053803-cubs-dallas-beeler-outrighted Chicago Cubs SP Dallas Beeler was outrighted to Class AAA Iowa Monday, Nov. 7. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:54:29 -0500 Cubs | Andury Acevedo outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053802-cubs-andury-acevedo-outrighted Chicago Cubs P Andury Acevedo was outrighted to Class AAA Iowa Monday, Nov. 7. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:52:54 -0500 Cubs | Tim Federowicz outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053801-cubs-tim-federowicz-outrighted Chicago Cubs C Tim Federowicz was outrighted to Class AAA Iowa Monday, Nov. 7. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:51:00 -0500 Cubs | Christian Villanueva activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053800-cubs-christian-villanueva-activated Chicago Cubs 3B Christian Villanueva (leg) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Monday, Nov. ... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:48:37 -0500 Cubs | Zach Rosscup off disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053798-cubs-zach-rosscup-off-disabled-list Chicago Cubs RP Zach Rosscup (shoulder) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Monday, Nov. ... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:43:55 -0500 Cubs | Aaron Brooks activated from DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053797-cubs-aaron-brooks-activated-from-dl Chicago Cubs SP Aaron Brooks (hip) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Monday, Nov. ... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:42:36 -0500 Cubs | Conor Mullee joins Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053795-cubs-conor-mullee-joins-cubs New York Yankees RP Conor Mullee was claimed off waivers by the Chicago Cubs Monday, ... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:35:54 -0500 Cubs | Jose Rosario recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053794-cubs-jose-rosario-recalled Chicago Cubs P Jose Rosario was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Monday, Nov. 7. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:31:43 -0500 Cubs | Jason Hammel's option declined http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053766-cubs-jason-hammel's-option-declined Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel's 2017 option has been declined. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 12:54:57 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler opts for free agency http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053622-cubs-dexter-fowler-opts-for-free-agency Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler filed for free agency on Sunday, Nov. 6. Sun, 06 Nov 2016 12:54:35 -0500 Cubs | Team activates 14 players http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1053317-cubs-team-activates-14-players The Chicago Cubs activated P's Andury Acevedo, Jake Buchanan, Gerardo Concepcion, Jason Hammel, Trevor Cahill, ... Thu, 03 Nov 2016 23:13:31 -0500 Cubs | Rob Zastryzny reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1052213-cubs-rob-zastryzny-reassigned Chicago Cubs P Rob Zastryzny was reassigned to the minor leagues on Tuesday, Oct. 25. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:12:34 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Schwarber added to WS roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1052162-cubs-kyle-schwarber-added-to-ws-roster Chicago Cubs OF/C Kyle Schwarber (knee) was added to the active roster for the ... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:05:33 -0500 Cubs | Giovanni Soto cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1051836-cubs-giovanni-soto-cut Chicago Cubs P Giovanni Soto was designated for assignment Saturday, Oct. 22. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 14:09:11 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Schwarber activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1051835-cubs-kyle-schwarber-activated Chicago Cubs OF/C Kyle Schwarber (knee) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Saturday, Oct. ... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 14:08:18 -0500 Cubs | Ryan Kalish is now a free agent http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1051332-cubs-ryan-kalish-is-now-a-free-agent Chicago Cubs OF Ryan Kalish elected to become a free agent Monday, Oct. 17. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 18:00:53 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella not on NLCS roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050960-cubs-tommy-la-stella-not-on-nlcs-roster The Chicago Cubs have removed INF Tommy La Stella from their National League Championship Series ... Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:09:12 -0500 Cubs | Rob Zastryzny activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050959-cubs-rob-zastryzny-activated The Chicago Cubs have added RP Rob Zastryzny to their National League Championship Series roster. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:07:52 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Hendricks day-to-day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050153-cubs-kyle-hendricks-day-to-day Chicago Cubs SP Kyle Hendricks (forearm) is considered day-to-day due to a bruised right forearm ... Sun, 09 Oct 2016 05:06:58 -0500 Cubs | David Ross expected to retire http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050152-cubs-david-ross-expected-to-retire Chicago Cubs C David Ross said he is 99.9 percent sure that he will retire ... Sun, 09 Oct 2016 05:03:29 -0500 Cubs | Pierce Johnson reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050045-cubs-pierce-johnson-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Pierce Johnson to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:32:57 -0500 Cubs | Spencer Patton reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050046-cubs-spencer-patton-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Spencer Patton to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:31:59 -0500 Cubs | Felix Pena reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050044-cubs-felix-pena-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Felix Pena to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:31:23 -0500 Cubs | Joe Smith reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050043-cubs-joe-smith-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned RP Joe Smith to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:31:04 -0500 Cubs | Giovanni Soto reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050042-cubs-giovanni-soto-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Giovanni Soto to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:30:43 -0500 Cubs | Andury Acevedo reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050040-cubs-andury-acevedo-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Andury Acevedo to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:24:27 -0500 Cubs | Jake Buchanan reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050041-cubs-jake-buchanan-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Jake Buchanan to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:22:34 -0500 Cubs | Trevor Cahill reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050039-cubs-trevor-cahill-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Trevor Cahill to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:22:12 -0500 Cubs | Gerardo Concepcion reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050038-cubs-gerardo-concepcion-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Andury Acevedo to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:21:43 -0500 Cubs | Jason Hammel reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050037-cubs-jason-hammel-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned SP Jason Hammel to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:21:11 -0500 Cubs | Tim Federowicz reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050036-cubs-tim-federowicz-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned C Tim Federowicz to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:09:02 -0500 Cubs | Jeimer Candelario reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050035-cubs-jeimer-candelario-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned 3B Jeimer Candelario to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:08:31 -0500 Cubs | Rob Zastryzny reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050033-cubs-rob-zastryzny-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned P Rob Zastryzny to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 05:55:16 -0500 Cubs | Munenori Kawasaki reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050034-cubs-munenori-kawasaki-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned INF Munenori Kawasaki to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 05:54:43 -0500 Cubs | Matt Szczur reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1050032-cubs-matt-szczur-reassigned The Chicago Cubs have reassigned OF Matt Szczur to the minor leagues. Sat, 08 Oct 2016 05:53:25 -0500 Cubs | Chris Coghlan suffers ankle sprain http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1048871-cubs-chris-coghlan-suffers-ankle-sprain Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan (ankle) suffered a mild sprain of his left ankle in ... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:58:11 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler nursing back injury http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1048679-cubs-jorge-soler-nursing-back-injury Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (back) had an MRI exam on the right side of ... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:40:30 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler injured in victory http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1048607-cubs-jorge-soler-injured-in-victory Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (side) has been dealing with tightness in his right side, ... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:05:22 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Strop activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1048167-cubs-pedro-strop-activated Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, Sept. 23. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:50:25 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Strop to be activated Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1047850-cubs-pedro-strop-to-be-activated-friday Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop (knee) pitched a simulated game Tuesday, Sept. 20, and is ... Tue, 20 Sep 2016 22:56:25 -0500 Cubs | R.J. Alvarez designated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1046196-cubs-r.j.-alvarez-designated Chicago Cubs P R.J. Alvarez was designated for assignment on Tuesday, Sept. 6. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 17:31:03 -0500 Cubs | Tim Federowicz selected http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1046174-cubs-tim-federowicz-selected Chicago Cubs C Tim Federowicz was selected from Class AAA Iowa Tuesday, Sept. 6. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:14:29 -0500 Cubs | Chicago recalls Spencer Patton http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1046173-cubs-chicago-recalls-spencer-patton Chicago Cubs P Spencer Patton was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Tuesday, Sept. 6. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:12:46 -0500 Cubs | Albert Almora returns http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1046172-cubs-albert-almora-returns Chicago Cubs OF Albert Almora was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Tuesday, Sept. 6. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:10:35 -0500 Cubs | Munenori Kawasaki recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1046171-cubs-munenori-kawasaki-recalled Chicago Cubs INF Munenori Kawasaki was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Tuesday, Sept. 6. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:10:13 -0500 Cubs | Hector Rondon activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1046170-cubs-hector-rondon-activated Chicago Cubs RP Hector Rondon (triceps) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. ... Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:09:43 -0500 Cubs | John Lackey coming off DL Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045866-cubs-john-lackey-coming-off-dl-sunday Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs SP John Lackey (shoulder) will be activated from the ... Sun, 04 Sep 2016 07:27:34 -0500 Cubs | Hector Rondon could return Monday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045834-cubs-hector-rondon-could-return-monday Chicago Cubs RP Hector Rondon (triceps) had a planned rehab assignment with Class AAA Iowa ... Sat, 03 Sep 2016 23:48:41 -0500 Cubs | Hector Rondon set for rehab outings http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045509-cubs-hector-rondon-set-for-rehab-outings Chicago Cubs RP Hector Rondon (triceps) is scheduled to pitch Saturday, September 3, and Monday, ... Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:52:37 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Strop strains groin http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045508-cubs-pedro-strop-strains-groin Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop (knee, groin) strained his groin while working out Wednesday, August ... Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:47:17 -0500 Cubs | Jake Buchanan called up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045499-cubs-jake-buchanan-called-up Chicago Cubs SP Jake Buchanan was selected from Class AAA Iowa Thursday, Sept. 1. Thu, 01 Sep 2016 13:52:09 -0500 Cubs | Chicago activates Joe Smith http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045498-cubs-chicago-activates-joe-smith Chicago Cubs RP Joe Smith (hamstring) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Thursday, Sept. ... Thu, 01 Sep 2016 13:51:36 -0500 Cubs | Chris Coghlan activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045497-cubs-chris-coghlan-activated Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan (ribs) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Thursday, Sept. ... Thu, 01 Sep 2016 13:51:12 -0500 Cubs | Spencer Patton sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045388-cubs-spencer-patton-sent-down Chicago Cubs RP Spencer Patton was optioned to Class AAA Iowa Wednesday, Aug. 31. Wed, 31 Aug 2016 12:19:36 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella called up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045387-cubs-tommy-la-stella-called-up Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Wednesday, Aug. 31. Wed, 31 Aug 2016 12:19:01 -0500 Cubs | John Lackey could start Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1045324-cubs-john-lackey-could-start-sunday Chicago Cubs SP John Lackey (shoulder) is scheduled to throw a bullpen session on Thursday, ... Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:07:50 -0500 Cubs | Joe Smith begins rehab stint http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1044981-cubs-joe-smith-begins-rehab-stint Chicago Cubs RP Joe Smith (hamstring) has started a rehab assignment with Class AAA Iowa. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 05:38:19 -0500 Cubs | Aaron Brooks moved to 60-day DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1044000-cubs-aaron-brooks-moved-to-60-day-dl Chicago Cubs SP Aaron Brooks (hip) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list Friday, Aug. ... Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:32:49 -0500 Cubs | Dallas Beeler moved to 60-day DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043999-cubs-dallas-beeler-moved-to-60-day-dl Chicago Cubs SP Dallas Beeler (elbow) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list Friday, Aug. ... Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:30:52 -0500 Cubs | Felix Pena joins Cubs roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043998-cubs-felix-pena-joins-cubs-roster Chicago Cubs SP Felix Pena was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Friday, Aug. 19. Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:30:28 -0500 Cubs | Rob Zastryzny recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043997-cubs-rob-zastryzny-recalled Chicago Cubs P Rob Zastryzny was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Friday, Aug. 19. Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:28:18 -0500 Cubs | Hector Rondon placed on DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043992-cubs-hector-rondon-placed-on-dl Chicago Cubs RP Hector Rondon (triceps) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, Aug. ... Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:05:16 -0500 Cubs | John Lackey goes on DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043991-cubs-john-lackey-goes-on-dl Chicago Cubs SP John Lackey (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, Aug. ... Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:03:53 -0500 Cubs | Spencer Patton recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043768-cubs-spencer-patton-recalled Chicago Cubs P Spencer Patton was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Wednesday, Aug. 17. Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:00:17 -0500 Cubs | Chris Coghlan placed on DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043767-cubs-chris-coghlan-placed-on-dl Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan (rib) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, Aug. ... Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:59:07 -0500 Cubs | Joe Smith on disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043766-cubs-joe-smith-on-disabled-list Chicago Cubs RP Joe Smith (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, Aug. ... Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:58:42 -0500 Cubs | Trevor Cahill activated from DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043608-cubs-trevor-cahill-activated-from-dl Chicago Cubs SP Trevor Cahill (knee) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. ... Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:48:11 -0500 Cubs | Joe Thatcher signing with Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043472-cubs-joe-thatcher-signing-with-cubs Free-agent RP Joe Thatcher (Indians) will sign a minor league contract with the Chicago Cubs ... Mon, 15 Aug 2016 06:54:16 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Strop heads to disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043070-cubs-pedro-strop-heads-to-disabled-list Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop (knee) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Thursday, August ... Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:34:34 -0500 Cubs | Justin Grimm recalled by Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1043069-cubs-justin-grimm-recalled-by-cubs Chicago Cubs RP Justin Grimm was recalled by the team Thursday, August 11, with RP ... Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:32:39 -0500 Cubs | MRI set for Pedro Strop http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042997-cubs-mri-set-for-pedro-strop Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop (knee) will have an MRI on his left knee Thursday, ... Wed, 10 Aug 2016 20:36:30 -0500 Cubs | Justin Grimm optioned Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042836-cubs-justin-grimm-optioned-tuesday Chicago Cubs P Justin Grimm was optioned to Class AAA Iowa Tuesday, Aug. 9. Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:49:42 -0500 Cubs | Jason Hammel activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042835-cubs-jason-hammel-activated Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel was activated from the bereavement list Tuesday, Aug. 9. Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:47:19 -0500 Cubs | Justin Grimm optioned to Iowa http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042769-cubs-justin-grimm-optioned-to-iowa The Chicago Cubs optioned RP Justin Grimm to Class AAA Iowa Monday, Aug. 8. Mon, 08 Aug 2016 20:44:02 -0500 Cubs | Joe Nathan designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042426-cubs-joe-nathan-designated-for-assignment The Chicago Cubs designated RP Joe Nathan for assignment Friday, Aug. 5. Fri, 05 Aug 2016 20:15:22 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042425-cubs-jorge-soler-activated Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (hamstring) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, Aug. ... Fri, 05 Aug 2016 20:12:17 -0500 Cubs | Lane Adams signed to minor league deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042235-cubs-lane-adams-signed-to-minor-league-deal Chicago Cubs OF prospect Lane Adams was signed to a minor-league contract on Wednesday, Aug. ... Thu, 04 Aug 2016 02:46:09 -0500 Cubs | Justin Grimm recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042138-cubs-justin-grimm-recalled Chicago Cubs P Justin Grimm was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Wednesday, Aug. 3. Wed, 03 Aug 2016 10:40:02 -0500 Cubs | Jason Hammel placed on bereavement list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042137-cubs-jason-hammel-placed-on-bereavement-list Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel was placed on the bereavement list Wednesday, Aug. 3. Wed, 03 Aug 2016 10:38:25 -0500 Cubs | Spencer Patton optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042052-cubs-spencer-patton-optioned Chicago Cubs RP Spencer Patton was optioned to Class AAA Iowa Tuesday, Aug. 2. Tue, 02 Aug 2016 14:54:00 -0500 Cubs | Joe Smith added to roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1042051-cubs-joe-smith-added-to-roster Chicago Cubs RP Joe Smith was added to the 25-man roster Tuesday, Aug. 2. Tue, 02 Aug 2016 14:50:09 -0500 Cubs | Brian Matusz designated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041889-cubs-brian-matusz-designated Chicago Cubs RP Brian Matusz was designated for assignment Monday, Aug. 1. Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:35:03 -0500 Cubs | Spencer Patton recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041888-cubs-spencer-patton-recalled Chicago Cubs RP Spencer Patton was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Monday, Aug. 1. Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:32:48 -0500 Cubs | Joe Smith joins Chicago http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041886-cubs-joe-smith-joins-chicago Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RP Joe Smith was acquired by the Chicago Cubs Monday, ... Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:27:56 -0500 Cubs | Brian Matusz recalled from minors http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041714-cubs-brian-matusz-recalled-from-minors The Chicago Cubs have recalled P Brian Matusz from Class AAA Iowa to start against ... Sun, 31 Jul 2016 06:51:18 -0500 Cubs | Justin Grimm optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041669-cubs-justin-grimm-optioned The Chicago Cubs have optioned RP Justin Grimm to Class AAA Iowa. Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:16:57 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella demoted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041417-cubs-tommy-la-stella-demoted Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella was optioned to Class AAA Iowa Friday, July 29. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 07:28:08 -0500 Cubs | Chris Coghlan activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041416-cubs-chris-coghlan-activated Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan (rib cage) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, ... Fri, 29 Jul 2016 07:27:41 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler's role unclear http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041382-cubs-jorge-soler's-role-unclear Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (hamstring) is close to returning, and manager Joe Maddon said ... Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:49:59 -0500 Cubs | Aroldis Chapman makes Cubs debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041235-cubs-aroldis-chapman-makes-cubs-debut Chicago Cubs RP Aroldis Chapman pitched a 1-2-3 ninth inning against the Chicago White Sox ... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:11:16 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant hits first post-break HR http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041234-cubs-kris-bryant-hits-first-post-break-hr Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant went 1-for-3 with a home run and two runs scored ... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:03:15 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell hits grand slam http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041233-cubs-addison-russell-hits-grand-slam Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell was 1-for-4 with a grand slam against the Chicago White ... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:57:05 -0500 Cubs | Jason Hammel shuts down White Sox http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041232-cubs-jason-hammel-shuts-down-white-sox Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel yielded one run on five hits in seven innings of ... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:53:01 -0500 Mariners | Nelson Cruz will be back vs. Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041112-mariners-nelson-cruz-will-be-back-vs.-cubs Updating a previous report, Seattle Mariners OF Nelson Cruz (leg) was given the game off ... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:04:52 -0500 Cubs | Jason Heyward dropped further in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041106-cubs-jason-heyward-dropped-further-in-lineup Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward is batting seventh, and C Miguel Montero is batting fifth ... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:41:55 -0500 White Sox | James Shields shuts down Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041010-white-sox-james-shields-shuts-down-cubs Chicago White Sox SP James Shields gave up four hits and four walks over 7 ... Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:46:09 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Hendricks' scoreless inning streak snapped http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041007-cubs-kyle-hendricks'-scoreless-inning-streak-snapped Chicago Cubs SP Kyle Hendricks allowed three runs on six hits in 5 2/3 innings ... Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:38:31 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler getting close to return http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1041006-cubs-jorge-soler-getting-close-to-return Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (hamstring) needs just nine or 10 additional at-bats for Class ... Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:29:35 -0500 Cubs | Willson Contreras not in Tuesday lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040916-cubs-willson-contreras-not-in-tuesday-lineup Chicago Cubs C Willson Contreras is not in the lineup Tuesday, July 26, against the ... Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:42:31 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta's struggles continue http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040849-cubs-jake-arrieta's-struggles-continue Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta allowed four runs in six innings against the Chicago White ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:20:03 -0500 Cubs | Three hits for Javier Baez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040848-cubs-three-hits-for-javier-baez Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez came up with three hits Monday, July 25, in a ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:13:24 -0500 White Sox | Brett Lawrie still out vs. Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040772-white-sox-brett-lawrie-still-out-vs.-cubs Chicago White Sox 2B Brett Lawrie (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Monday, July ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:04:37 -0500 White Sox | Anthony Ranaudo facing Cubs Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040759-white-sox-anthony-ranaudo-facing-cubs-wednesday Chicago White Sox SP Anthony Ranaudo will start against the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, July 27. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:27:39 -0500 Cubs | Willson Contreras, Javier Baez starting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040754-cubs-willson-contreras,-javier-baez-starting Chicago Cubs C/OF Willson Contreras is starting in left field and batting fifth, and INF ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:15:15 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell right back in the linup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040752-cubs-addison-russell-right-back-in-the-linup Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell (heel) is starting at shortstop and batting seventh against Chicago ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:11:35 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler serving as designated hitter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040750-cubs-dexter-fowler-serving-as-designated-hitter Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler is leading off as the designated hitter against Chicago White ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:05:59 -0500 Cubs | Aroldis Chapman deal official http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040703-cubs-aroldis-chapman-deal-official The Chicago Cubs acquired RP Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees Monday, July 25, ... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:34:46 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Schwarber not available for trade http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040696-cubs-kyle-schwarber-not-available-for-trade Chicago Cubs C/OF Kyle Schwarber (knee) is not available for trade. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:37:04 -0500 Cubs | Aroldis Chapman to Cubs talks heat up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040691-cubs-aroldis-chapman-to-cubs-talks-heat-up New York Yankees RP Aroldis Chapman is part of a proposed deal with the Chicago ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:37:06 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester walks five http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040663-cubs-jon-lester-walks-five Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester allowed four runs on four hits while walking five and ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:16:29 -0500 Cubs | Joe Nathan grabs win in debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040662-cubs-joe-nathan-grabs-win-in-debut Chicago Cubs RP Joe Nathan picked up the win in his season debut, allowing one ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:10:19 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell suffers injury http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040619-cubs-addison-russell-suffers-injury Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell (heel) left the game early Sunday, July 24, because of ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:03:29 -0500 Cubs | Joe Nathan joins bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040616-cubs-joe-nathan-joins-bullpen Chicago Cubs RP Joe Nathan (elbow) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Sunday, July ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:33:28 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler sitting vs. Milwaukee http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040565-cubs-dexter-fowler-sitting-vs.-milwaukee Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler is not in the starting lineup Sunday, July 24. C/OF ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:14:30 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella leading off vs. Brewers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040564-cubs-tommy-la-stella-leading-off-vs.-brewers Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella is starting at second base and leading off against ... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:10:00 -0500 Cubs | Joe Nathan set to return http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040507-cubs-joe-nathan-set-to-return Chicago Cubs RP Joe Nathan (elbow) will return from his rehab assignment Sunday, July 24, ... Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:57:35 -0500 Cubs | Miguel Montero out Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040450-cubs-miguel-montero-out-saturday Chicago Cubs C Miguel Montero is out of the lineup Saturday, July 23, with C ... Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:31:00 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler returns with a bang http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040376-cubs-dexter-fowler-returns-with-a-bang Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (hamstring) returned from a 27-game absence and went 3-for-4 with ... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:15:29 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler back in leadoff spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040306-cubs-dexter-fowler-back-in-leadoff-spot Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (hamstring) is back off the disabled list and is hitting ... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:08:21 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler back from DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040278-cubs-dexter-fowler-back-from-dl Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (hamstring) is being activated from the disabled list Friday, July ... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:00:15 -0500 Cubs | Mike Montgomery to pitch out of 'pen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040114-cubs-mike-montgomery-to-pitch-out-of-'pen Chicago Cubs RP Mike Montgomery will pitch out of the bullpen for the Cubs. He's ... Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:16:36 -0500 Cubs | Chicago interested in Josh Reddick http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040110-cubs-chicago-interested-in-josh-reddick The Chicago Cubs are looking at Oakland Athletics OF Josh Reddick, according to sources. He ... Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:05:25 -0500 Cubs | Anthony Rizzo homers twice Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040000-cubs-anthony-rizzo-homers-twice-wednesday Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo went 2-for-4 with a pair of home runs and three ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:14:03 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Hendricks has impressive outing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040002-cubs-kyle-hendricks-has-impressive-outing Chicago Cubs SP Kyle Hendricks (9-6) allowed seven hits over 6 1/3 scoreless innings in ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:12:54 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler begins rehab assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1040001-cubs-dexter-fowler-begins-rehab-assignment Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (hamstring) started a rehab assignment with Class AAA Iowa Wednesday, ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:11:31 -0500 Mets | Asdrubal Cabrera sitting vs. Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039879-mets-asdrubal-cabrera-sitting-vs.-cubs New York Mets SS Asdrubal Cabrera is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 20. ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:08:18 -0500 Mets | Neil Walker out vs. Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039878-mets-neil-walker-out-vs.-cubs New York Mets 2B Neil Walker is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 20. ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 07:58:50 -0500 Mets | No Yoenis Cespedes against Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039876-mets-no-yoenis-cespedes-against-cubs New York Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 20. ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 07:48:17 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Hendricks in cruise control at Wrigley http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039862-cubs-kyle-hendricks-in-cruise-control-at-wrigley Chicago Cubs SP Kyle Hendricks owns a 1.50 ERA through 10 appearances at Wrigley Field ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 06:31:06 -0500 Cubs | Golden sombrero for Anthony Rizzo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039789-cubs-golden-sombrero-for-anthony-rizzo Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo was hitless in four at-bats with four strikeouts Tuesday, July ... Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:10:15 -0500 Cubs | No-decision for Jake Arrieta http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039788-cubs-no-decision-for-jake-arrieta Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta allowed one earned run, five hits and a walk with ... Tue, 19 Jul 2016 18:39:19 -0500 Cubs | Anthony Rizzo riding a hot stretch http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039690-cubs-anthony-rizzo-riding-a-hot-stretch Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo has reached base safely in 23 of his past 25 ... Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:42:14 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella leading off http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039684-cubs-tommy-la-stella-leading-off Chicago Cubs 3B Tommy La Stella is starting at third base and is hitting leadoff ... Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:23:18 -0500 Cubs | Slider spin is a key for Jake Arrieta http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039674-cubs-slider-spin-is-a-key-for-jake-arrieta Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta's spin rate for his slider was 929 rotations per minute ... Tue, 19 Jul 2016 09:03:32 -0500 Cubs | Anthony Rizzo cracks 22nd homer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039611-cubs-anthony-rizzo-cracks-22nd-homer Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo had a three-run home run in four at-bats in the ... Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:37:09 -0500 Cubs | DFS owners hail Matt Szczur http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=1039610-cubs-dfs-owners-hail-matt-szczur Chicago Cubs OF Matt Szczur went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles Monday, July 18, ... Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:36:42 -0500