With the defensive need at middle infield and Almora consistently underperforming all season, a swapping him and Russell is warranted.
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Nick Castellanos and Ian Happ have provided a much-needed jolt to the Cubs’ offensive lineup.
The Cubs came to an agreement with former Brewers C Jonathan Lucroy.
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.
After exiting yesterday’s game early, Willson Contreras is headed to the injured list.
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In today’s game against the San Francisco Giants, Kris Bryant was pulled in the bottom of the 5th inning with what is currently being termed “knee soreness.”
The Cubs made a series of moves today ahead of their series finale with the San Francisco Giants.
Victor Caratini has been one of the best bats in the lineup this year and trading him would leave the Cubs with even more depth issues.
Contreras’ bat needs to be in the lineup as much as possible, and resting him constantly as a catcher prevents that from happening.