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After the Cubs designated Darwin Barney for assignment Tuesday, general manager Jed Hoyer made one thing clear in reference to Arismendy Alcantara's development: "It's time for Mendy to play."
The Cubs took the next step in their long-term rebuilding effort late Tuesday, promoting highly ranked prospects Jorge Soler (to Triple-A Iowa) and Albert Almora (to Double-A Tennessee).
When are Javier Baez and Kris Bryant going to hit the big leagues? Whenever that day comes, they could be playing different positions than they are now, something the Cubs are dabbling with in the minor leagues.

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Which top Cubs prospect are you most excited to see in the big leagues?

Team Schedule

Next Games
DateOppTime
7/23vs. SD5:05 PT6:05 MT7:05 CT8:05 ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 MST7:05 EST7:35 VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 CT
7/24vs. SD5:05 PT6:05 MT7:05 CT8:05 ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 MST7:05 EST7:35 VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 CT
7/25vs. StL1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 CT
7/26vs. StL1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 CT
7/27vs. StL11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
7/22vs. SDW 6-0
7/20AriL 2-3
7/19AriL 3-9
7/18AriL 4-5
7/13vs. AtlL 7-10
7/12vs. AtlL 6-11
7/11vs. AtlW 5-4
7/10CinW 6-4
7/9CinL 1-4
7/8CinL 5-6
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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
6/13E. BonifacioRight ribcage strain (on 15-day DL)
6/2W. Castillooff 15-day DL
5/10Z. Rosscupoff 15-day DL
5/7P. Stropoff 15-day DL
5/3R. Sweeneyoff 15-day DL
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Scoreboard

Tue, Jul 22
Final123 456 789 RHE
San DiegoSD000000000050
Chi CubsChC10101030x6111
  W: K. Hendricks (1-0)   L: E. Stults (3-12)
  ChC HR: A. Alcantara (2) A. Rizzo 2 (25)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Anthony Rizzo96356651001512353.281
Starlin Castro97383431052611153.274
Luis Valbuena872723467233525.246
Nate Schierholtz862862657103531.199

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
Tsuyoshi Wada00-1105.030.00
Neil Ramirez11.500320327.0351.00
Jake Arrieta52.7141414085.0932.12
Wesley Wright01.000340026.2222.36
James Russell01.000390128.1222.86
Pedro Strop14.200360232.2373.03
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