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2/7 Vitters, Schierholtz updates

* Josh Vitters, who was the third overall pick in the 2007 Draft, has signed with the Rockies. Vitters, 25, posted a .276/.322/.440 slash line in eight Minor League seasons with the Cubs. 124 more words


11/7 Minor League free agents

According to Baseball America, Cubs Minor League free agents include:

Right-handed pitchers:
Alberto Cabrera, Lendy Castillo, Eduardo Figueroa, Marcus Hatley, Marcos Mateo, Carlos Pimentel, Dae-Eun Rhee… 20 more words


Cubs Decline Club Option On P Fujikawa

(CBS) The Cubs have declined their 2015 club option for right-hander Kyuji Fujikawa, they announced Thursday afternoon. Fujikawa will become a free agent.

Right-hander Carlos Villanueva also parted ways with the Cubs by filing for free agency. 111 more words


Cubs Make 4 Moves, Open Up Space On 40-Man Roster

(CBS) The Cubs made four moves Wednesday, and their 40-man roster now sits at 37, allowing them flexibility to operate as free agents can already begin talking with suitors Thursday. 105 more words


The Case; For Josh Vitters

In 2007, the year of our Lord, The Chicago, Cubs, selected Joshua Warren Vitters, with there 1st pick, in the 2007 MLB draft – who was a thirdbaseman, from Cypress, California; and won several awards during an illustrious high school career. 548 more words


8/21 Vitters to DL

Infielder Josh Vitters, the Cubs’ first-round pick in 2007, was placed on Triple-A Iowa’s disabled list thursday. Vitters suffered a broken ring finger on his right hand while reaching for second base on an awkward slide on Wednesday. 13 more words


Should we give Mike Olt another chance?

After an absolutely awful season in Triple-A last year (his first season in AAA, and much of his poor performance can be explained by an eye injury), I was one among many in the Cubs fandom at the beginning of this year to be skeptical of Olt’s potential as a major league starter. 892 more words

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