Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:48:04 -0700
Chicago Cubs P Brian Schlitter, SP Dan Straily, RP Arodys Vizcaino, P Zach Rosscup, OF Junior Lake, SP Eric Jokisch and C Rafael Lopez were recalled from the minors Tuesday, Sept. 2. Also, OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) was moved to the 60-day disabled list.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:23:11 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle and is out for the remainder of the season.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:57:03 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) is scheduled to meet with a specialist in the near future to have his injured ankle examined.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:45:13 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler and INF Logan Watkins were officially recalled from Triple-A Iowa Wednesday, Aug. 27. In corresponding moves, OFs Justin Ruggiano (ankle) and Ryan Sweeney (hamstring) were placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:33:19 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have placed OF Ryan Sweeney (hamstring) and OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) on the 15-day disabled list.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:07:49 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) was out of the starting lineup for the third straight game Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the Cincinnati Reds. "He's still managing it," manager Rick Renteria said. "We'll see how to proceed with him. It's day to day."
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:51:10 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) was scratched from the starting lineup Saturday, Aug. 23, because of ankle soreness.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:07:31 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have placed SS Starlin Castro on the bereavement list. The team also recalled 2B Logan Watkins from Triple-A Iowa.
Fantasy Tip: Castro could miss up to a week while on the bereavement list. The team could consider moving Javier Baez to shortstop and Arismendy Alcantara to second base with Justin Ruggiano and Matt Szczur seeing time in the outfield. Ruggiano and Szczur probably should only be options in NL-only leagues.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:23:58 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (groin) isn't starting because of a groin injury Wednesday, Aug. 13. However, he'll be available off the bench.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:07:05 -0700
Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (leg) said his leg is feeling fine Wednesday, Aug. 13, and he's available to play.
Fantasy Tip: Whether Ruggiano actually plays is a different story. To be safe, leave him out of your daily starting lineups.