The Cubs have activated Wellington Castillo from the 15-day disabled list and designated Eli Whiteside for assignment in a corresponding move.
The Marlins dropped the final of three games against the Chicago Cubs Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.
MLB RUMORS: Jeff Samardzija Hank Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle and Jon Morsi of FOX Sports both report that the Giants and Royals were watching Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija last night. The Giants have been dubbed a potential
The Marlins won the second of this two game set against the Cubs at Marlins Park thanks to a three-run seventh inning home run by Garrett Jones.
The Chicago Cubs have reached out to pitcher Jeff Samardzija about a possible multi-year extension
Giancarlo Stanton hits his NL-leading 19th home run in the first inning yesterday but the Marlins ultimately lost to the Cubs.
The Giants are reportedly among the teams showing strong interest in trading for Cubs starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija.
The Marlins avoided the sweep yesterday afternoon by beating the Cubs 4-3.
When the broadcasters checked back with the group after a few minutes of play, they discovered that the Cubs
Randy Wolf struggled with the longball in Saturday's game against the Cubs as he gave up two homers in 5 2/3 innings.