The Cubs are content with letting Kris Bryant dominate Triple-A this year, too.
Jose Abreu has been out since May 18 with posterior tibia tendinitis in his left ankle.
Baez is hitting .464 in his last seven games at Triple-A Iowa.
Danks was batting just .098 with five RBIs in 21 games at the big league level.
Baez suffered the injury taking ground balls during batting practice.
John Feinstein joined his partner Andrew Bogusch to discuss his latest behind-the-scenes look at the sport we love.
An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.
Javier Baez still needs to work on his defense and become more refined before becoming a regular at Wrigley.
The Triple A is encouraging parents to help make their teenagers better prepared drivers by not making it so easy on them when out practice driving in real-life conditions.
One baseball expect thinks it’s time to bring Rizzo to Chicago for good.
Playing in the Minor Leagues as he remains on the disabled list, Alfonso Soriano got a hit in four at-bats as the Iowa Cubs were creamed.
Even with high gas prices and security hassles at the airports, the AAA Chicago Motor Club expects more people to be traveling for the holidays this year.