Cubs Press Releases
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Wrigley Field's Budweiser Bleachers set to make their season debut
Wrigley Field's Budweiser Bleachers will have a new look and feel this season as the Chicago Cubs reopen the bleachers in phases with new group spaces, improved concessions and additional room for fans to socialize and watch the game.
Cubs name Vogelbach, Null Minor League Player, Pitcher of the Month
The Chicago Cubs today named Double-A Tennessee infielder Dan Vogelbach and Single-A South Bend right-handed pitcher Jeremy Null the organization's minor league player and pitcher of the month for April, respectively.
Cubs claim Varvaro off waivers from Red Sox
The Chicago Cubs today claimed right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro off waivers from the Boston Red Sox. To make room for Varvaro on the 40-man roster, left-handed pitcher Joseph Ortiz has been designated for assignment.
Cubs Care grants more than $1 million to Chicago area nonprofits
The Chicago Cubs today teamed up with the Robert R. McCormick Foundation to announce more than $1 million in grants to nonprofit organizations serving those in need in the Chicago area.
Cubs recall OF Junior Lake, option RHP Brian Schlitter to Triple-A
The Chicago Cubs today recalled outfielder Junior Lake from Triple-A Iowa and optioned right-handed pitcher Brian Schlitter to Triple-A.
Cubs host National League Central Division showdown during third homestand
The Chicago Cubs return home for a continued stretch of games against National League Central Division opponents when they host the Pittsburgh Pirates and Milwaukee Brewers April 27-May 3 at Wrigley Field.
Cubs Charities announces 2015 Diamond Project
Cubs Charities today announced the launch of the 2015 Cubs Charities Diamond Project.
Cubs select the contract Kris Bryant, activate Chris Denorfia off of DL
The Chicago Cubs today selected the contract of infielder Kris Bryant from Triple-A Iowa and activated outfielder Chris Denorfia off of the 15-day disabled list. Infielder Mike Olt was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 15) with a hairline fracture in his right wrist and right-handed pitcher Neil Ramirez was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 16) with right shoulder inflammation.
Cubs place La Stella on 15-day DL, recall Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa
The Chicago Cubs today placed infielder Tommy La Stella on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 9) with right rib cage inflammation and recalled left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.