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John Lackey    P   Chicago Cubs
Lackey allowed three runs on four hits and a walk with nine strikeouts over seven innings in a no-decision Monday against the Cardinals.

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Joe Nathan    P   Chicago Cubs
Nathan (elbow) is working out at the Cubs' spring-training complex, Patrick Mooney of CSNChicago reports.

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Stephen Fife    P   Chicago Cubs
Fife (side strain) has been removed from the DL and will start Monday's game against Triple-A El Paso, Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register reports.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward (hip) said that he felt much better after taking part in Monday's batting practice, although he's still unsure about a return during Chicago's current series against St. Louis, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward (hip) did rotational work and took swings Monday, but the Cubs are taking a cautious approach by holding him out of the starting lineup, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Pierce Johnson    P   Chicago Cubs
Johnson (back) will throw live batting practice tomorrow before going to Arizona to continue his rehab, Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register reports.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward (hip) remains out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Cardinals.

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Kyle Hendricks    P   Chicago Cubs
Hendricks fell to 2-4 after Sunday's loss to the Giants in which he allowed a single earned run with one strikeout and three walks across 5.1 innings.

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Miguel Montero    C   Chicago Cubs
Montero is out of the lineup Sunday against the Giants.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward (hip) is out of the lineup for Sunday's tilt with the Giants.

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Dexter Fowler    OF   Chicago Cubs
Fowler went 3-for-5 with a solo homer Saturday against the Giants.

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Kris Bryant    3B   Chicago Cubs
Bryant went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and a walk Saturday against the Giants.

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Jon Lester    P   Chicago Cubs
Lester (4-3) allowed five runs on six hits and three walks while striking out one over 2.2 innings to take the loss Saturday against the Giants.

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Neil Ramirez    P   Chicago Cubs
Ramirez was designated for assignment Saturday, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Matt Szczur    OF   Chicago Cubs
Szczur (hamstring) will be activated from the DL on Saturday, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward (hip) is expected to miss 3-5 days after an MRI revealed a hip contusion, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
As expected, Heyward (hip) is not in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Giants.

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Addison Russell    SS   Chicago Cubs
Russell is back in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Giants. He will play shortstop and bat seventh.

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Miguel Montero    C   Chicago Cubs
Montero is not in the lineup for Saturday's tilt with the Giants.

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David Ross    C   Chicago Cubs
Ross is in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Giants.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward will have an MRI on his right side Saturday to determine if there is any structural damage, Rick Eymer of MLB.com reports.

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Jorge Soler    OF   Chicago Cubs
Soler went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and two runs Friday against the Giants.

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Ben Zobrist    2B   Chicago Cubs
Zobrist went 1-for-4 with a solo homer against the Giants on Friday.

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Kris Bryant    3B   Chicago Cubs
Bryant went 2-for-5 with a home run and four RBI on Friday against the Giants.

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Jake Arrieta    P   Chicago Cubs
Arrieta (8-0) allowed one run on four hits and two walks while striking out eight over seven innings to earn over the Giants on Friday.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward departed Friday's game against the Giants after crashing into the outfield wall, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Addison Russell    SS   Chicago Cubs
Russell is out of the lineup Friday against the Giants.

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Miguel Montero    C   Chicago Cubs
Montero went 2-for-3 with a walk, triple, RBI and a run in a losing effort Thursday against the Brewers.

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Jason Hammel    P   Chicago Cubs
Hammel (5-1) took the loss Thursday against the Brewers, allowing four runs on five hits while walking two and striking out seven.

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Ben Zobrist    2B   Chicago Cubs
Zobrist went 3-for-5 with a run and an RBI against the Brewers on Wednesday, pushing his slash line up to .328/.447/.500.

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Travis Wood    P   Chicago Cubs
Wood pitched 1.1 scoreless innings and earned the win in the Cubs' 2-1 victory over the Brewers in 13 innings Wednesday.

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Clayton Richard    P   Chicago Cubs
Richard recorded the final out of Wednesday's game against Milwaukee in the 12th inning for his first career save.

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John Lackey    P   Chicago Cubs
Lackey held the Brewers to one run on four hits over six innings Wednesday, but received no decision in an eventual 12-inning win. He struck out five and walked two.

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Matt Szczur    OF   Chicago Cubs
Szczur (hamstring) will start a rehab assignment with Double-A Tennessee on Thursday, Mark Gonzalez of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Miguel Montero    C   Chicago Cubs
Montero is not in Wednesday's lineup against the Brewers.

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Jorge Soler    OF   Chicago Cubs
Soler is out of the starting lineup Wednesday against the Brewers.

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Jason Heyward    OF   Chicago Cubs
Heyward hit his first home run, a solo shot, in a 1-for-4 game in Tuesday's loss to Milwaukee.

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Kyle Hendricks    P   Chicago Cubs
Hendricks (2-3) allowed four runs on five hits and two walks with six strikeouts over 5.1 innings in a loss Monday to the Brewers.

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Jorge Soler    OF   Chicago Cubs
Soler is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game with the Brewers.

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Joe Nathan    P   Chicago Cubs
Nathan (elbow) signed a major league contract with the Cubs on Tuesday.

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Ryan Kalish    OF   Chicago Cubs
Kalish cleared waivers Sunday and was sent to Triple-A Iowa, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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