Bullpen Gives Up Latest Homer, Cubs Lose To Angels 4-3The Chicago Cubs' bullpen has allowed 17 home runs through the first 56 games this season, and the one Carlos Villanueva gave up to Albert Pujols was easily one of the most aggravating for manager Dale Sveum to watch.
Cubs Send Berg To Triple-A, Recall Rodrigo LopezThe Chicago Cubs sent right-handed pitcher Justin Berg to Triple-A Iowa and recalled right-handed pitcher Rodrigo Lopez, the team announced on Friday.
Cubs Send 18 Players To Minor League CampThe Chicago Cubs have reduced their spring training roster to 40, by sending 18 players to minor league camp.
Cubs Fall Short By One In Second Split Squad Game Vs RedsThe Cincinnati Reds got the best of the Cubs twice Saturday with both teams playing split-squad games, both times Chicago was just down by one. Starlin Castrol helped give the Cubs gain a lead with a home run, but that was short-lived.
Cubs Acquire Coello From Red SoxThe Chicago Cubs have traded minor league second baseman Tony Thomas to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for right-handed pitcher Robert Coello.