The Chicago Cubs return to Wrigley Field to host series vs. the Cincinnati Reds August 31-September 2 and Arizona Diamondbacks September 4-6. Fans can enjoy events, new food offerings and entertainment throughout the homestand.
The Chicago Cubs today acquired right-handed pitcher Fernando Rodney from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named or cash consideration. Additionally, left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup has been optioned to Triple-A Iowa and right-handed pitcher Brian Schlitter has been designated for assignment.
The Chicago Cubs today placed outfielder Jorge Soler on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain and placed right-handed pitcher Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain. Infielder Tommy La Stella and left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup have been recalled from Triple-A Iowa.
The Chicago Cubs today announced the Sunday, September 20 game vs. the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field, originally listed as "TBD", has been scheduled to start at 1:20 p.m. CDT. The game will air on Comcast SportsNet Chicago.
The Chicago Cubs travel to the South Side this weekend for the Crosstown Cup Series vs. the Chicago White Sox, then return home to host an Interleague matchup with the Detroit Tigers August 18-19, followed by a series with the Atlanta Braves August 20-23 and a make-up of the June 15 postponement with the Cleveland Indians August 24.
The Chicago Cubs look to build on their place in the N.L. Central Division and Wild Card standings as they return to Wrigley Field for series vs. the San Francisco Giants August 6-9 and Milwaukee Brewers August 11-13.
The Chicago Cubs today added right-handed pitchers Dan Haren and Tommy Hunter to the active 25-man roster. Right-handed pitcher Yoervis Medina has been optioned to Triple-A Iowa. Haren will wear uniform number 50 and Hunter will wear uniform number 21.