The Cubs claimed right-handed pitcher Daniel Bard off waivers from the Red Sox.
With a small sample size from which to choose, Chris Rusin can easily pick his best performances. His latest ranks toward the top.
Chicago players were upset about the news of teammate Alfonso Soriano’s impending trade to the Yankees, and manager Dale Sveum thought that played a part in the Cubs’ 3-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
For the second time this season, Chris Rusin was called up from the minors after the Cubs dealt a pitcher, and helped lead the Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.