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Felix Doubront

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  • Finding playing time for all a challenge for Cubs

    NEW YORK — Jake Arrieta will continue to pitch through September, but finding innings for other Cubs players the rest of the season will be a challenge for manager Rick Renteria. Arismendy Alcantara returned to the leadoff spot Monday for the...
  • Cubs satisfied even after protest goes Giants' way

    Cubs satisfied even after protest goes Giants' way
    The Cubs and their fans can take solace that they didn’t have to forfeit Tuesday night’s game. But their victory was erased as the Giants won the first protest in 28 years. Major League Baseball ruled Wednesday that a mechanical failure...
  • Cubs' Doubront, Schlitter start rehab stints

    Left-hander Felix Doubront performed his early work Monday but left well before his Chicago Cubs teammates took batting practice. Doubront was headed to Triple-A Iowa to start his minor league rehabilitation assignment Tuesday night. Doubront, 26, hasn'...
  • Pitcher Villanueva goes to bat for his Cubs teammates

    Pitcher Villanueva goes to bat for his Cubs teammates
    Cubs' Carlos Villanueva goes to bat for his teammates As a member of the Major League Baseball Players Association's executive board, Cubs pitcher Carlos Villanueva goes to bat for his Cubs teammates. Chicago Cubs, Carlos Villanueva, Major League...
  • Learning curve for Arismendy Alcantara in center field

    The Cubs thought highly enough of Arismendy Alcantara's all-around talents to move him to center field at Triple-A Iowa on a part-time basis and now are giving him a full-time audition with the Cubs after the Aug. 5 promotion of Javier Baez. But...
  • Cubs like rookies getting playoff 'indoctrination'

    General manager Jed Hoyer views many of the Cubs' remaining games against playoff contending teams as an "indoctrination" for rookies who were promoted from Triple-A Iowa in the past month. But even before rookie phenom Javier Baez launched a home run...
  • Starlin Castro wants to stay just where he is

    Starlin Castro wants to stay just where he is
    NEW YORK — Starlin Castro said he was unaware many Mets fans have targeted him as their shortstop of the future. But as far as Castro is concerned, he prefers to stay with the Cubs and at shortstop, where the organization is well-stocked with...
  • Cubs demote Lake to Iowa

    Cubs demote Lake to Iowa
    NEW YORK – After outfielder Junior Lake was informed after Friday night’s 3-2 loss to the New York Mets that he was being optioned to Triple-A Iowa, there was even more reason for the Chicago Cubs to look ahead to September. That’s...
  • Cubs turn attention to acquiring top pitchers

    DENVER — While rookie Kyle Hendricks further solidified his chances of staying in the Cubs' rotation past 2014 on Thursday, team executives already have embarked vigorously on a 24-month mission to acquire premium starting pitching. Although one...
  • Cubs are unclear on pitcher Jacob Turner's role

     Cubs are unclear on pitcher Jacob Turner's role
    Cubs manager Rick Renteria didn't know much about the plans for Jacob Turner, the right-handed acquired from the Marlins after being claimed on waivers. Is the plan to start Turner or put him in the bullpen? "I don't know what that plan is yet,"...
  • Parker, Valaika added to Cubs' roster

    Parker, Valaika added to Cubs' roster
    LOS ANGELES -- In the wake of the trade of Emilio Bonifacio and James Russell to the Atlanta Braves, the Chicago Cubs added infielder Chris Valaika and reliever Blake Parker to their 25-man roster in time for Friday night's game against the Los Angeles...