Cubs Press Releases
Friday, April 17, 2015
Cubs select the contract Kris Bryant, activate Chris Denorfia off of DL
The Chicago Cubs today selected the contract of infielder Kris Bryant from Triple-A Iowa and activated outfielder Chris Denorfia off of the 15-day disabled list. Infielder Mike Olt was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 15) with a hairline fracture in his right wrist and right-handed pitcher Neil Ramirez was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 16) with right shoulder inflammation.
Cubs place La Stella on 15-day DL, recall Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa
The Chicago Cubs today placed infielder Tommy La Stella on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 9) with right rib cage inflammation and recalled left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.
Cubs to collect funds for Illinois tornado victims at Tuesday night's game
The Chicago Cubs announced today that the organization and its fans will help those affected by tornadoes that swept through Fairdale and Rochelle, Illinois, last week, during Tuesday night's Cubs vs. Reds game.
Chicago Cubs to host second homestand of 2015 season April 13-19
Following a brief three-game series in Colorado this weekend, the Chicago Cubs will host the team's second homestand of the season April 13-19 vs. the Cincinnati Reds and San Diego Padres.
Fifth annual Bricks and Ivy Ball raises more than $1.35 million
On Wednesday night, guests gathered at Union Station to show their support for Cubs Charities at the fifth annual Bricks and Ivy Ball. The event collected more than $1.35 million to support Cubs Charities' programs. The evening featured the 2015 Chicago Cubs team and coaching staff, who mingled with more than 700 guests in attendance.
Cubs place RHP Justin Grimm on 15-day D.L.
The Chicago Cubs today placed right-handed pitcher Justin Grimm on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 2) with right forearm inflammation and recalled right-handed pitcher Brian Schlitter from Triple-A Iowa.
Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Clinic Children's renew 'Littlest Fans' partnership
Babies born at participating Cleveland Clinic Hospitals during the 2015 Cleveland Indians season will receive a gift bag as part of the team's "Littlest Fans" program, presented by Cleveland Clinic Children's.
Cubs-Cardinals game postponed tonight
Tonight's game between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field has been postponed due to the forecast of rain and sub-freezing wind chills throughout the evening.
Chicago Cubs set 2015 Opening Day roster
The Chicago Cubs have set their Opening Day 25-man roster in advance of their 2015 season opener against the St. Louis Cardinals tonight at Wrigley Field.