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Cubs roster moves for September 27

September 27, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today reinstated catcher Willson Contreras from the 10-day injured list, reinstated outfielder Seiya Suzuki from the restricted list, optioned infielder Jared Young to Triple-A Iowa and designated outfielder Michael Hermosillo for assignment. Contreras, 30, landed on the 10-day injured list September 6 (retroactive to September

Chicago Cubs celebrate 30th anniversary of ‘A League of Their Own’ with screening at Gallagher Way September 29

Plus members of the cast and former All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player Maybelle Blair will be recognized before the 1:20 p.m. game
September 26, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs will host a celebration for the 30th anniversary of the baseball classic, “A League of Their Own,” at Wrigley Field and Gallagher Way Thursday, September 29. The celebration will include a pregame recognition on the field before the 1:20 p.m. CDT game against the Philadelphia

Cubs activate RHP Keegan Thompson off 15-day I.L., option RHP Jeremiah Estrada to Triple-A Iowa

September 21, 2022

MIAMI – The Chicago Cubs today activated right-handed pitcher Keegan Thompson off the 15-day injured list and optioned right-handed pitcher Jeremiah Estrada to Triple-A Iowa. Thompson, 27, landed on the 15-day injured list August 20 with a low back tightness. He made one rehab start with Iowa on September 16,

Cubs activate RHP Keegan Thompson off 15-day IL, option RHP Jeremiah Estrada to Triple-A Iowa

September 21, 2022

MIAMI – The Chicago Cubs today activated right-handed pitcher Keegan Thompson off the 15-day injured list and optioned right-handed pitcher Jeremiah Estrada to Triple-A Iowa. Thompson, 27, landed on the 15-day injured list August 20 with a low back tightness. He made one rehab start with Iowa on September 16,

Chicago Cubs to host ‘Fan Appreciation Weekend’ September 30-October 2

Weekend to include autograph signings by Cubs players and alumni, surprise signed baseball giveaways, merchandise and beverage discounts and more
September 21, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs will celebrate fans and thank them for their unwavering support during the last home series of the 2022 regular season against the Cincinnati Reds Friday, September 30, through Sunday, October 2. Known as “Fan Appreciation Weekend,” each day will include autograph signings by Cubs players

Cubs moves for September 17

September 17, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today activated right-handed pitcher Adbert Alzolay off the 60-day injured list and designated left-handed pitcher Sean Newcomb for assignment. Additionally, the team has selected the contract of infielder Esteban Quíroz from Triple-A Iowa, placed outfielder Seiya Suzuki on the paternity leave list and designated infielder

Cubs place OF Rafael Ortega on 60-day IL, select OF Jared Young from Triple-A Iowa

September 14, 2022

NEW YORK – The Chicago Cubs today placed outfielder Rafael Ortega on the 60-day injured list with a left ring finger fracture and selected outfielder Jared Young from Triple-A Iowa. Young will wear uniform number 74 and looks to make his major league debut tonight when the Cubs play the

Chicago Cubs updates for September 16-18 homestand

Homestand kicks off with Hispanic Heritage Day September 16 at Wrigley Field followed by Sesame Street Day and HBCU Day September 18
September 13, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs kick off a three-game homestand against the Colorado Rockies at Wrigley Field with a celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month Friday, September 16, followed by Sesame Street Day and HBCU Day, both scheduled for Sunday, September 18. Hispanic Heritage Day To celebrate the start of Hispanic

Cubs activate INF Patrick Wisdom off 10-day I.L.; place INF Nick Madrigal on the 10-day I.L.

September 10, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today activated infielder Patrick Wisdom off the 10-day injured list and placed infielder Nick Madrigal on the 10-day injured list with a right groin strain. Wisdom, 31, landed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained left ring finger on August 27 (retroactive to August

Cubs activate INF Patrick Wisdom off 10-day I.L. Place INF Nick Madrigal on the 10-day I.L.

September 10, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today activated infielder Patrick Wisdom off the 10-day injured list and placed infielder Nick Madrigal on the 10-day injured list with a right groin strain. Wisdom, 31, landed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained left ring finger on August 27 (retroactive to August

Cubs roster moves for September 6

September 6, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today activated left-handed pitcher Wade Miley from the 60-day injured list and designated right-handed pitcher Luke Farrell for assignment. Additionally, the club today activated outfielder Michael Hermosillo from the 60-day injured list and placed catcher Willson Contreras on the 10-day injured list (retroactive to September

Chicago Cubs place LHP Justin Steele on 15-day IL, select RHP Hayden Wesneski from Triple-A Iowa

September 6, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs last night placed Justin Steele on the 15-day injured list (retroactive to September 2) with a low back strain and selected right-handed pitcher Hayden Wesneski from Triple-A Iowa. To make room on the 40-man roster for Wesneski, right-handed pitcher Kervin Castro has been designated for

Cubs name INF Matt Mervis, RHP Walker Powell MiLB Player and Pitcher of the Month for August

September 4, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today named Triple-A Iowa infielder Matt Mervis as the organization’s minor league player of the month for August, while Double-A Tennessee right-handed pitcher Walker Powell was named the club’s minor league pitcher of the month. Mervis, 24, hit .305 (25-for-82) with seven doubles, four home

Cubs roster moves for September 1

September 1, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today made the following roster moves:

  • RHP Adrian Sampson and LHP Justin Steele reinstated from the restricted list.
  • Substitute RHP Jeremiah Estrada returned to Triple-A Iowa then selected from Iowa.
  • Substitute LHP Brendon Little returned to Iowa.
  • INF David Bote recalled

Cubs Announce 2023 Spring Training Schedule

August 31, 2022

CHICAGO – Major League Baseball and the Chicago Cubs today announced their tentative 2023 Spring Training schedule, which begins on Saturday, February 25 at Sloan Park with the club’s home opener against the San Francisco Giants and concludes against the Chicago White Sox at Sloan Park on Tuesday, March 28.

Cubs add RHP Jeremiah Estrada as a substitute player

August 30, 2022

TORONTO – The Chicago Cubs today selected right-handed pitcher Jeremiah Estrada from Triple-A Iowa as a substitute player to the active roster. Estrada (uniform number 56) is looking to make his major league debut and is available for tonight’s 6:07pm CT game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.

Cubs place RHP Adrian Sampson, LHP Justin Steele on restricted list; LHP Brendon Little added as substitute player

August 29, 2022

TORONTO – The Chicago Cubs today placed right-handed pitcher Adrian Sampson and left-handed pitcher Justin Steele on the restricted list. Left-handed pitcher Brendon Little has been added as a substitute player to the active roster. Little (uniform number 57) will look to make his major league debut during tonight’s 6:07pm

Cubs-Giants September 11 game time change

August 29, 2022

CHICAGO – The Sunday, September 11 game vs. the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field has been selected for a national exclusive telecast by ESPN. The game, previously listed as 1:20 p.m. CT, is now scheduled to start at 7:08 p.m. CT. Please refer to Cubs.com for the most up-to-date

Cubs place infielder Patrick Wisdom on 10-day I.L., recall INF Alfonso Rivas from Triple-a Iowa

August 27, 2022

MILWAUKEE – The Chicago Cubs today placed infielder Patrick Wisdom on the 10-day injured list (retroactive to August 26) with a sprained left ring finger and recalled infielder Alfonso Rivas from Triple-A Iowa. Rivas, 25, has played 71 games spanning four stints for Chicago in 2022, hitting .232 (41-for-177) with

Cubs activate RHP Manuel Rodríguez of 60-day I.L., option RHP Kervin Castro to Triple-A Iowa

August 26, 2022

MILWAUKEE – The Chicago Cubs today reinstated right-handed pitcher Manuel Rodríguez from the 60-day injured list and optioned right-handed pitcher Kervin Castro to Triple-A Iowa. To make room on the 40-man roster for Rodríguez, right-handed pitcher Alec Mills has been transferred to the 60-day injured list. Rodríguez, 26, will wear

Chicago Cubs announce new Hall of Fame inductees featuring Buck O'Neil, Pat Hughes and José Cardenal

Hall of Fame plaques scheduled to be unveiled at Wrigley Field Saturday, September 10
August 24, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today announced the new Chicago Cubs Hall of Fame Class of 2022 featuring Hall of Famer Buck O’Neil, Cubs radio play-by-play announcer Pat Hughes and former outfielder José Cardenal. Their Hall of Fame plaques are scheduled to be unveiled in the Left Field Budweiser Bleacher

Cubs roster moves for August 24

August 24, 2022

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs today selected right-handed pitcher Luke Farrell from Triple-A Iowa, optioned right-handed pitcher Anderson Espinoza to Triple-A Iowa and transferred right-handed pitcher Kyle Hendricks to the 60-day injured list. The Cubs today also recalled right-handed pitcher Kervin Castro from Iowa and placed left-handed pitcher Steven Brault

Chicago Cubs announce tentative 2023 schedule

August 24, 2022

Major League Baseball and the Chicago Cubs today announced the tentative 2023 regular season schedule. The Cubs will open their 148th season against the Milwaukee Brewers, Thursday, March 30, at Wrigley Field. The 2023 season will mark the third time in the last four seasons that the Cubs open a

Cubs moves for August 23

August 23, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today selected right-handed pitcher Javier Assad from Triple-A Iowa and optioned right-handed pitcher Kervin Castro to Iowa. Additionally, right-handed pitcher Nicholas Padilla has been selected from Iowa, optioned to Iowa and recalled as the “27th man” for today’s split doubleheader vs. the Cardinals at Wrigley

Cubs recall RHP Anderson Espinoza from Triple-A Iowa, place RHP Keegan Thompson on the 15-day injured list

August 20, 2022

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today recalled right-handed pitcher Anderson Espinoza from Triple-A Iowa and placed right-handed pitcher Keegan Thompson on the 15-day injured list with low back tightness. Espinoza, 24, is 0-2 with a 4.11 ERA (7 ER/15.1 IP) in six games out of the bullpen over five stints