Sweeney, Dolis Added To Cubs' RosterIn anticipation of tonight's game against the Rangers, the Cubs have selected the contract of outfielder Ryan Sweeney and recalled right-handed pitcher Rafael Dolis from Triple-A Iowa.
Lee's Slam Helps Ozzie Get First Win In Chicago As MarlinCarlos Lee hit a grand slam and the Florida Marlins beat the Cubs 9-5 on Tuesday night, giving Ozzie Guillen a win in his first game back managing in Chicago.
Randy Wells Demoted; Rafael Dolis Called UpThe Cubs designated pitcher Randy Wells for assignment Wednesday and recalled reliever Rafael Dolis from Triple-A Iowa.
Cubs Activate Marmol, Send Dolis To MinorsThe Cubs have activated reliever Carlos Marmol from the 15-day disabled list and optioned Rafael Dolis to Triple-A Iowa.
Marmol Out As Cubs Closer What had been speculated since Carlos Marmol gave up three runs, blowing the Cubs lead in the Thursday's game, became official Friday when manager Dale Sveum announced Marmol is out as the Cubs closer.
Marmol Blows Another Save, Cubs Fall To RedsCubs manager Dave Sveum said he will think about making a closer change and added that James Russell and Rafael Dolis are his only other options.
Garza Dominates, Cubs Beat Phillies 5-1Matt Garza executed his plan to near perfection. Garza pitched one-hit ball for seven shutout innings and struck out 10 Sunday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1.
Marlins Top Cubs 5-2 In Guillen's Return To Dugout
McKnight: Maholm Falters In Wrigley DebutWhether it was walking the leadoff man, allowing the Brewers to bat around in the first inning or hitting a pair of batters, it might be better to forget this one.