Cubs Roster & Staff

Date Transaction
8/1/16 Chicago Cubs designated LHP Brian Matusz for assignment.
8/1/16 Los Angeles Angels traded RHP Joe Smith to Chicago Cubs for RHP Jesus Castillo.
8/1/16 Los Angeles Angels traded RHP Joe Smith to Chicago Cubs for RHP Jesus Castillo.
8/1/16 Chicago Cubs recalled Spencer Patton from Iowa Cubs.
8/2/16 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Joe Smith.
8/2/16 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Spencer Patton to Iowa Cubs.
8/3/16 Chicago Cubs placed RHP Jason Hammel on the bereavement list.
8/3/16 Chicago Cubs sent LHP Brian Matusz outright to Iowa Cubs.
8/3/16 Chicago Cubs released LHP Clayton Richard.
8/3/16 Chicago Cubs signed free agent CF Lane Adams to a minor league contract.
8/3/16 Chicago Cubs recalled Justin Grimm from Iowa Cubs.
8/5/16 Chicago Cubs activated LF Jorge Soler from the 15-day disabled list.
8/5/16 Chicago Cubs designated RHP Joe Nathan for assignment.
8/5/16 Chicago Cubs signed free agent LHP Brian Matusz to a minor league contract.
8/8/16 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Justin Grimm to Iowa Cubs.
8/8/16 Chicago Cubs released RHP Joe Nathan.
8/9/16 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Jason Hammel from the bereavement list.
8/9/16 DH Carlos Diaz assigned to Chicago Cubs.
8/9/16 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Justin Grimm to Iowa Cubs.
8/10/16 Chicago Cubs signed free agent RHP Josh Collmenter to a minor league contract.
8/11/16 Chicago Cubs placed RHP Pedro Strop on the 15-day disabled list. Left meniscus tear.
8/11/16 Chicago Cubs recalled Justin Grimm from Iowa Cubs.
8/16/16 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Trevor Cahill from the 15-day disabled list.
8/17/16 Chicago Cubs placed LF Chris Coghlan on the 15-day disabled list. Right rib contusion.
8/17/16 Chicago Cubs placed RHP Joe Smith on the 15-day disabled list. Left hamstring strain.
8/17/16 Chicago Cubs signed free agent LHP Joe Thatcher to a minor league contract.
8/17/16 Chicago Cubs recalled Spencer Patton from Iowa Cubs.
8/19/16 Chicago Cubs transferred RHP Aaron Brooks from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Hip contusion.
8/19/16 Chicago Cubs placed RHP John Lackey on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 15, 2016. Right shoulder strain.
8/19/16 Chicago Cubs placed RHP Hector Rondon on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 17, 2016. Right triceps strain.
8/19/16 Chicago Cubs transferred RHP Dallas Beeler from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Right shoulder inflammation.
8/19/16 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of RHP Felix Pena from Iowa Cubs.
8/19/16 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of LHP Rob Zastryzny from Iowa Cubs.
8/25/16 Chicago Cubs sent OF Chris Coghlan on a rehab assignment to Iowa Cubs.
8/27/16 Chicago Cubs sent RHP Joe Smith on a rehab assignment to Iowa Cubs.