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Joc Pederson
Three hits in Friday's win
OFChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Pederson went 3-for-4 in Friday's 4-2 win over the Tigers.
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Kris Bryant
Cracks 10th homer
3BChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Bryant went 1-for-3 with a walk, a two-run home run and a second run scored in Friday's 4-2 win over the Tigers.
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Craig Kimbrel
Collects seventh save
PChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Kimbrel struck out the side in a perfect ninth inning Friday to record his seventh save of the season in a 4-2 win over the Tigers.
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Jake Arrieta
Nabs win in return
PChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Arrieta (4-3) picked up the win Friday, allowing two runs on four hits and a walk over six innings in a 4-2 victory over the Tigers. He struck out one.
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Brad Wieck
Sent to minors
PChicago Cubs  AAA
May 14, 2021
Wieck was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Friday, Russell Dorsey of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
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Dan Winkler
Returns from injured list
PChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Winkler (triceps) was activated from the injured list Friday, Russell Dorsey of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
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Nick Martini
Dropped from active roster
OFChicago Cubs  AAA
May 14, 2021
Martini was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Friday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Jason Adam
Sent to minors
PChicago Cubs  AAA
May 14, 2021
Adam was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Friday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Nico Hoerner
Healthy and starting
2BChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Hoerner (forearm) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list as expected Friday and will bat eighth and play second base against the Tigers.
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Jake Arrieta
Activated ahead of start
PChicago Cubs
May 14, 2021
Arrieta (thumb) was activated off the 10-day injured list as expected ahead of his scheduled start Friday against the Tigers, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Adrian Sampson
Joins Cubs on MiLB deal
PChicago Cubs  AAA
May 12, 2021
Sampson signed a minor-league contract with the Cubs on Tuesday, Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register reports.
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Andrew Chafin
Pitches well again Wednesday
PChicago Cubs
May 12, 2021
Chafin pitched two scoreless innings with two strikeouts in Wednesday's 2-1, extra-innings loss to Cleveland.
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Willson Contreras
Hits four singles
CChicago Cubs
May 12, 2021
Contreras went 4-for-5 with four singles and a strikeout in Wednesday's 2-1 extra-inning loss to Cleveland.
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Joc Pederson
Plates lone run Wednesday
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May 12, 2021
Pederson went 3-for-5 with an RBI double in Wednesday's 2-1 extra-inning loss to Cleveland.
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Keegan Thompson
Charged with first loss
PChicago Cubs
May 12, 2021
Thompson (1-1) gave up an unearned run on a hit and two walks in two-thirds of an inning in Wednesday's extra-inning loss to Cleveland.
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Zach Davies
Allows one run in no-decision
PChicago Cubs
May 12, 2021
Davies allowed a run on five hits and two walks with four strikeouts in 5.1 innings versus Cleveland on Wednesday. He did not factor in the decision.
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Kris Bryant
Avoids major damage to wrist
3BChicago Cubs
Wrist
May 12, 2021
Bryant left Wednesday's game against Cleveland with a wrist contusion, Taylor McGregor of Marquee Sports reports.
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Kris Bryant
Exits after HBP
3BChicago Cubs
Wrist
May 12, 2021
Bryant exited Wednesday's game against Cleveland after he was hit by a pitch on his left wrist in the top of the seventh inning, Tim Stebbins of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
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Ian Happ
Unlikely to return Friday
OFChicago Cubs
Ribs
May 12, 2021
Happ (ribs) is unlikely to be reinstated from the injured list Friday, Gordon Wittenmyer of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
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Kris Bryant
Still feeling sick
3BChicago Cubs
Illness
May 12, 2021
Manager David Ross said prior to Wednesday's game against Cleveland that Bryant (illness) is still feeling "super under the weather" and didn't get much sleep overnight, Bruce Levine of 670TheScore.com reports.
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Nico Hoerner
Likely to return Friday
2BChicago Cubs
Forearm
May 12, 2021
Manager David Ross said Hoerner (forearm) remains on track to return from the 10-day injured list when first eligible Friday, Gordon Wittenmyer of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
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Jake Arrieta
Expected to start Friday
PChicago Cubs
Thumb
May 12, 2021
Arrieta (thumb) is expected to start Friday's series opener against the Tigers, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Javier Baez
Rejoins lineup Wednesday
SSChicago Cubs
May 12, 2021
Baez (back) will start at shortstop and bat cleanup Wednesday against Cleveland.
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Kris Bryant
On bench Wednesday
3BChicago Cubs
Illness
May 12, 2021
Bryant (illness) is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against Cleveland.
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Adbert Alzolay
Takes loss in quality start
PChicago Cubs
May 11, 2021
Alzolay (1-3) took the loss Tuesday at Cleveland after allowing three runs on five hits with six strikeouts and zero walks over six innings.
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