Cubs place RHP Brandon Morrow on 10-day D.L.

The Chicago Cubs today placed right-handed pitcher Brandon Morrow on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to June 17) with lower back tightness.

June 20th, 2018

The Chicago Cubs today placed right-handed pitcher Brandon Morrow on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to June 17) with lower back tightness. Right-handed pitcher Justin Hancock, who yesterday served as the club's 26th man, will remain with the big league club.

 

Morrow, 33, has no record, 16 saves and a 1.59 ERA (4 ER/22.2 IP) in 26 relief appearances with the Cubs this season. He ranks second in the National League with a 94.1 save percentage and is tied for fifth in the league with 16 saves.

 

Hancock, 27, has no record and a 1.64 ERA (2 ER/11.0 IP) in eight relief outings with the Cubs this season.