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Cubs reduce spring roster to 36 players

The Chicago Cubs have assigned nine players to Minor League camp, reducing their spring roster from 45 to 36 players.

Nine non-roster invitees have been assigned to Minor League camp: Right-handed pitchers Brandon Gomes, Jean Machi and Ryan Williams; infielders Jesus Guzman and Kris Negron; and outfielders Albert Almora, John Andreoli, Matt Murton and Juan Perez.

The Chicago Cubs have assigned nine players to Minor League camp, reducing their spring roster from 45 to 36 players.

Nine non-roster invitees have been assigned to Minor League camp: Right-handed pitchers Brandon Gomes, Jean Machi and Ryan Williams; infielders Jesus Guzman and Kris Negron; and outfielders Albert Almora, John Andreoli, Matt Murton and Juan Perez.

Chicago's spring roster of 36 players consists of 19 pitchers (two non-roster invitees and one D.L.), four catchers (one non-roster invitee), eight infielders (one non-roster invitee) and five outfielders (one non-roster invitee).

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