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03/09/2012 12:24 PM EST

Cubs reduce spring roster to 59 players

The Chicago Cubs today sent four players to minor league camp, reducing their spring roster from 63 to 59 players.

Four non-roster invitees have been assigned to minor league camp: right-handed pitchers Marco Carrillo and Trey McNutt; infielder Jonathan Mota; and outfielder Jae-Hoon Ha. 

Chicago’s spring roster of 59 players consists of 28 pitchers (eight non-roster invitees), seven catchers (four non-roster invitees), 14 infielders (five non-roster invitees) and 10 outfielders (three non-roster invitees).

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