Cubs Press Releases
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Cubs recall outfielder Matt Szczur from Triple-A Iowa
The Chicago Cubs today recalled outfielder Matt Szczur (pronounced Cesar) from Triple-A Iowa and optioned right-handed pitcher Dan Straily to Iowa.
Cubs to pay tribute to 90s at Wrigley during Aug. 19-24 homestand
The Chicago Cubs will host a six-game homestand vs. the San Francisco Giants and Baltimore Orioles August 19-24 while honoring the 1990s decade at Wrigley Field, which saw important moments like Kerry Wood's 20-strikeout game and the unveiling of Harry Caray's statue at the ballpark.
Cubs Recall RHP Dan Straily from Triple-A Iowa, Option OF Junior Lake to Iowa
The Chicago Cubs today recalled right-handed pitcher Dan Straily from Triple-A Iowa and optioned outfielder Junior Lake to Iowa. Straily, who will wear uniform number 19, will make tonight's start against the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Chicago Cubs to pay tribute to 1990s decade at Wrigley Field August 19-24
The Chicago Cubs will host a six-game homestand vs. the San Francisco Giants and Baltimore Orioles August 19-24 while honoring the 1990s decade at Wrigley Field, which saw important moments like Kerry Wood's 20-strikeout game and the unveiling of Harry Caray's statue at the ballpark. The team's throwback uniform, promotional giveaways, specialty food and beverage offerings and entertainment will mirror the sights and sounds of the 1990s at Wrigley Field as part of the season-long celebration of the ballpark's 100th birthday.
O.A.R. To perform during free music event
To help Wrigley Field continue its season-long centennial celebration, American rock band O.A.R. will perform an Extra Innings Show as part of a free music event presented by Budweiser.
Cubs add Jacob Turner, activate Neil Ramirez
The Chicago Cubs today added right-handed pitcher Jacob Turner to the 25-man roster and activated right-handed pitcher Neil Ramirez from the 15-day disabled list.
Cubs acquire righthander Jacob Turner from Miami
The Chicago Cubs today acquired right-handed pitcher Jacob Turner from the Miami Marlins for minor league right-handed pitchers Jose Arias and Tyler Bremer.
Cubs activate Fujikawa, designate Schierholtz for assignment
The Chicago Cubs today activated right-handed pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa from the 60-day disabled list. Outfielder Nate Schierholtz has been designated for assignment.
Cubs to pay tribute to 1980s decade
The Chicago Cubs will host a seven-game homestand vs. the Tampa Bay Rays and Milwaukee Brewers August 8-14 while honoring the 1980s decade at Wrigley Field.