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Chicago Cubs

Manager: Rick Renteria
GM: Jed Hoyer
Name: Wrigley Field
Capacity: 38,957
Surface: Grass
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Division Standings
1 Milwaukee 127 71 56 .559 - 550 505
2 St. Louis 126 69 57 .548 1.5 479 481
3 Pittsburgh 127 65 62 .512 6.0 532 537
4 Cincinnati 127 61 66 .480 10.0 488 475
5 Chicago Cubs 126 55 71 .437 15.5 477 529
Aug 20, 2014
Starlin Castro (SS) Personal reasons, day-to-day.
Aug 17, 2014
Dan Straily (P) Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
Matt Szczur (OF) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Aug 16, 2014
Dan Straily (P) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Aug 15, 2014
Blake Cooper (P) Acquired from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Junior Lake (OF) Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
Aug 14, 2014
Justin Ruggiano (OF) Missed 1 game (leg injury).
Aug 13, 2014
Justin Ruggiano (OF) Leg injury, day-to-day.
Nate Schierholtz (RF) Released by the Chicago Cubs.
Aug 10, 2014
Ryan Kalish (OF) Outrighted to Iowa (AAA).
Neil Ramirez (P) Missed 11 games (right tricep injury).
Chris Rusin (P) Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
Brian Schlitter (P) Right shoulder inflammation, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 9th, 2014).
Aug 8, 2014
Ryan Kalish (OF) Designated for assignment by the Chicago Cubs.
Jacob Turner (P) Acquired from the Miami Marlins.
Aug 6, 2014
Kyuji Fujikawa (P) Missed 113 games (right elbow surgery).
Nate Schierholtz (RF) Designated for assignment by the Chicago Cubs.
Aug 5, 2014
Javier Baez (IF) Contract purchased from Iowa (AAA).
Blake Parker (P) Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
Aug 1, 2014
Blake Parker (P) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Chris Valaika (IF) Contract purchased from Iowa (AAA).
Jul 31, 2014
Victor Caratini (C) Acquired from the Atlanta Braves.
Felix Doubront (P) Calf ailment, 15-day DL.
Jul 30, 2014
Felix Doubront (P) Acquired from the Boston Red Sox.
Blake Parker (P) Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
Chris Rusin (P) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Jul 29, 2014
Neil Ramirez (P) Right tricep injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to July 26th, 2014).
Jul 28, 2014
Jonathan Martinez (P) Acquired from the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Jul 26, 2014
Blake Parker (P) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Jul 25, 2014
Justin Ruggiano (OF) Missed 2 games (groin).
Jul 23, 2014
Justin Ruggiano (OF) Groin, day-to-day.
Tsuyoshi Wada (P) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Jul 22, 2014
Darwin Barney (2B) Designated for assignment by the Chicago Cubs.
Emilio Bonifacio (OF) Missed 33 games (rib injury).
Kyle Hendricks (P) Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
Mike Olt (3B) Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
Batting Avg.

Starlin Castro ChN - .284
Anthony Rizzo ChN - .279
Luis Valbuena ChN - .242
Runs Batted In

Anthony Rizzo ChN - 69
Luis Valbuena ChN - 41
Home Runs

Anthony Rizzo ChN - 29
Mike Olt ChN - 12
Luis Valbuena ChN - 11
Junior Lake ChN - 9

Travis Wood ChN - 7
Jake Arrieta ChN - 6

Edwin Jackson ChN - 123
Jake Arrieta ChN - 122
Travis Wood ChN - 120
Jacob Turner ChN - 55

Travis Wood ChN - 4.86
Edwin Jackson ChN - 6.09

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