News broke on Monday that the Chicago Cubs called Duane Underwood up to the MLB roster from Triple-A Iowa. Also, Willson Contreras was placed on the IL with a strained hamstring over the weekend. Today, it was confirmed that Contreras will miss four weeks with the injury.
Tag: 10-day IL
Before the start of the second game of the Cubs’ series in Milwaukee, the team added LHP Derek Holland to the active roster after he was acquired yesterday from the San Francisco Giants. In order to add Holland to the roster, the Cubs sent second baseman Daniel Descalso to the 10-Day IL.
According to Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago, the Cubs will have Kyle Hendricks back in the fold for the upcoming series against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Hendricks was placed on the 10-day IL with should inflammation. In a corresponding move, the Cubs recalled RHP Roman Wick from Triple-A Iowa.