Levine: Matt Szczur Happy To Make Cut For Cubs' Opening Day Roster That Has 13 Position Players, 12 PitchersSzczur is out of options, so he'd be exposed if the Cubs were to send him to Triple-A Iowa at any point.
Cubs' Opening Day Roster Set: Tommy La Stella, Matt Szczur Both Make Cut As Brian Duensing Starts Season On DLDuensing has been dealing with a back issue for several weeks.
Cubs Place Matt Szczur On DL, Call Up Ryan KalishSzczur has a mild right hamstring strain.
Cubs Make Series Of Roster MovesDavid Ross is back from bereavement, and Tommy La Stella's in Iowa after coming off the DL.
Behind The Plate: Cubs Outfielder Matt Szczur’s Life Saving DecisionCubs outfielder Matt Szczur was a standout football and baseball player at Villanova University in late 2009 when he decided to sign up for his coach's bone marrow foundation, Be The Match.
Cubs Call Up OF Szczur From Triple-A To Take Schwarber's SpotSzczur entered Monday hitting .167 this season at the big league level.
Cubs Recall Pitcher Brian SchlitterSchlitter had a 9.53 ERA in his first stint with the Cubs this season.
Cubs Make Series Of Roster MovesJustin Grimm has been activated, and Matt Szczur has been recalled from Triple-A.
Walker Runs Shutout Streak To 18 Innings In Mariners' Win Over CubsStarlin Castro returned after dealing with a groin injury.
Levine: Arrieta Has Career Night, Just Misses No-HitterCubs righty Jake Arrieta took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and struck out 13.
Cubs' Draft Reputation Is A 'Little Below Average'The Cubs' lone representative in Sunday's MLB Futures game was Matt Szczur, an outfielder playing for the team's Single-A affiliate. Szczur is one of a few Cubs draft picks who appears to be showing promise, highlighting an organizational weakness.
Cubs' Prospect Chooses Baseball Over FootballMatt Szczur was the first Villanova football player to be invited to the Senior Bowl since Brian Westbrook in 2002. But Szczur will pass on the Senior Bowl and a potential NFL career to return to the Chicago Cubs.