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Adbert Alzolay
Competing for rotation spot
PChicago Cubs
February 17, 2020
Alzolay is competing for the Cubs' fifth starter role, though he is considered to be behind Tyler Chatwood in the race at the start of camp, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Daniel Descalso
Faces competition for playing time
2BChicago Cubs
February 17, 2020
Descalso will battle the likes of David Bote, Nico Hoerner and the newly signed Jason Kipnis for playing time at second base to begin the year, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Nico Hoerner
Could start season in minors
SSChicago Cubs
February 17, 2020
Hoerner could begin the year with Triple-A Iowa, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Brandon Morrow
Returning from illness
PChicago Cubs  AAA
Elbow
February 16, 2020
Morrow (elbow/illness) is scheduled to throw off a mound Monday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Yu Darvish
Feels healthy to begin spring
PChicago Cubs
February 16, 2020
Darvish said he feels healthier this spring compared to last year, when he was dealing with a triceps issue, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Kyle Hendricks
Worked on strengthening lower half
PChicago Cubs
February 15, 2020
Hendricks said he worked on strengthening his legs, as well as his right shoulder and back, in the offseason to build more stability in his delivery, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Kris Bryant
Reports to camp
3BChicago Cubs
Ankle
February 15, 2020
Bryant reported to Cubs' camp Saturday and said he had "no hard feelings" toward the team after losing a contract grievance last month, NBC 5 Chicago reports.
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Miguel Amaya
Could begin season at Double-A
CChicago Cubs
February 15, 2020
Amaya, who is in his first big-league camp this year, could start the season with Double-A Tennessee, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Brandon Morrow
Sick to start spring
PChicago Cubs  AAA
Elbow
February 12, 2020
Morrow's (elbow) spring training build-up has been delayed by a bout of food poisoning, Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com reports.
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Jason Kipnis
Expected to sign with Cubs
2BChicago Cubs  NRI
Hand
February 11, 2020
Kipnis (hand) and the Cubs agreed to a minor-league contract with an invitation to big-league camp Tuesday, pending a physical, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Brandon Morrow
Cautious spring training approach
PChicago Cubs  AAA
Elbow
February 10, 2020
Morrow (elbow) has thrown four mound sessions already after reporting to the Cubs' camp in Arizona early. He's going to be behind his teammates initially, throwing from a mound once every four days, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Tyler Chatwood
Could rejoin starting rotation
PChicago Cubs
Shoulder
February 10, 2020
Chatwood (shoulder) could serve as the fifth starter in the Cubs' rotation to begin 2020, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Ben Taylor
Invited to Cubs' camp
PChicago Cubs  NRI
February 5, 2020
Taylor signed with the Cubs as a non-roster invitee Wednesday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Corban Joseph
Invited to Cubs' camp
2BChicago Cubs  NRI
January 31, 2020
Joseph joined the Cubs as a non-roster invitee Friday, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.
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Kris Bryant
Loses grievance
3BChicago Cubs
Ankle
January 29, 2020
Bryant (ankle) lost his grievance against the Cubs in which he sought an additional year of service time, meaning he won't become a free agent until after the 2021 season, Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reports.
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Jeremy Jeffress
Signs with Cubs
PChicago Cubs
Hip
January 28, 2020
Jeffress (hip) signed a one-year, $850,000 deal with the Cubs on Tuesday, Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reports.
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Steven Souza
Signs with Cubs
OFChicago Cubs  NRI
January 24, 2020
Souza and the Cubs are finalizing a deal Friday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
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C.D. Pelham
Outrighted to Triple-A
PChicago Cubs  AAA
January 24, 2020
Pelham cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Iowa on Friday, Bruce Levine of 670TheScore.com reports.
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Rex Brothers
Signs with Cubs
PChicago Cubs  AAA
January 22, 2020
Brothers agreed to a minor-league contract with the Cubs earlier this month, Chris Hilburn-Trenkle of Baseball America reports.
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Danny Hultzen
Back with Chicago
PChicago Cubs  NRI
January 22, 2020
Hultzen agreed to a minor-league contract with the Cubs earlier this month, Chris Hilburn-Trenkle of Baseball America reports.
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Travis Lakins
Acquired by Cubs
PChicago Cubs  AAA
January 21, 2020
Lakins was traded from the Red Sox to the Cubs in exchange for a player to be named later or cash Tuesday.
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Josh Phegley
Inks minors deal
CChicago Cubs  AAA
January 17, 2020
Phegley signed a minor-league contract with the Cubs on Friday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Casey Sadler
Traded to Cubs
PChicago Cubs
January 17, 2020
Sadler was traded from the Dodgers to the Cubs on Friday in exchange for minor-league infielder Clayton Daniel, J.P. Hoornstra of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.
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Tyler Olson
Joins Cubs
PChicago Cubs  NRI
January 17, 2020
Olson signed a minor-league deal with the Cubs on Friday, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
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Jason Adam
Signs with Cubs
PChicago Cubs  NRI
January 14, 2020
Adam signed a minor-league deal with the Cubs on Monday that includes an invitation to spring training, freelance baseball writer Robert Murray reports.
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