Brewers Claim Reliever Neil Ramirez Off Waivers From CubsRamirez had been designated for assignment by the Cubs on May 21.
Cubs Activate Neil Ramirez, Call Up Yoervis MedinaRamirez has a 3.12 ERA this season.
Cubs Make Series Of Roster Moves, Place Reliever Neil Ramirez On 15-Day DLThe Cubs also called up right-handers Yoervis Medina and Ben Rowen.
Levine: Cubs' Starting Pitching Is Light On Innings LoadCubs starters are averaging fewer than six innings per outing.
Levine: Ramirez Could Be Missing Link In Cubs RotationThe Cubs have to decide whether Neil Ramirez's future is in the rotation or bullpen.
Levine: Cubs Young Bullpen A Promising Group"There have been a lot of good individual performances out here," GM Jed Hoyer said.
Levine: Renteria's Handling Of Bullpen His Greatest ChallengeRick Renteria has to weigh winning games with protecting the future.
Cubs Avoid Sweep With 3-2 Victory Over RaysAnthony Rizzo was responsible for two of Chicago's 17 strikeouts Sunday. He also had the biggest hit of the game for the Cubs. Rizzo hit a game-ending RBI single in the 12th inning, and the Cubs beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 to avoid a three-game sweep.
Ruggiano Homers, Cubs Cool Off Nationals 7-2Justin Ruggiano homered for the second straight game for the Chicago Cubs, who used another solid outing from Jason Hammel to beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Friday.
Levine: Cubs Top Pitching Prospect Edwards Shut Down For 2 Weeks The overall news was good for C.J. Edwards, who has no structural damage.
Levine: Bullpen Concerns Lead To Call-Ups For CubsThe Cubs' bullpen has blown four of its six save chances.
Cubs Place Ruggiano On DL, Recall LHP Rosscup, RHP RamirezBoth pitchers will be available to this afternoon.