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  1. Cubs claim Varvaro off waivers from Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Chicago Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs today claimed right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro off waivers from the Boston Red Sox. To make room for Varvaro on the 40-man roster, left-handed pitcher Joseph Ortiz has been designated for assignment.

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  2. Chicago Cubs claim pitcher Anthony Varvaro off waiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Cubbies Crib

    On Sunday afternoon, the Chicago Cubs claimed right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro off of waivers from the Boston Red Sox, as reported by ESPN . In a corresponding move, the Cubs have designated Joseph Ortiz for assignment in order to make room on the 40-man roster for Varvaro.

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  3. Cubs Claim RHP Varvaro from BostonRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Sports Media 101

    ... at least one run in each of his last three outings. In a corresponding move the Chicago Cubs have designated Joseph Ortiz for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. Ortiz, 24, was 0-1 with a 3.38 ERA in eight relief appearances (five games ...

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  4. Jackson settling in as a relieverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Chicago Cubs

    ... in Mesa, Ariz. The Cubs claimed right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro off waivers from the Red Sox, and lefty Joseph Ortiz was designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. Varvaro, 30, was 7-9 with 20 holds, one save and a 3.23 ERA in ...

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  5. Cubs vs. Athletics at Mesa Preview, Tuesday 3/24, 3:05 CTRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... On the Cubs relief pitcher list today: Drake Britton , Francisley Bueno , Jorge De Leon , Blake Parker and Joseph Ortiz . For some of those relievers, this might be their last shot at impressing management, as roster cuts are likely coming soon. Of ...

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  6. Sunday Spotlight: Epstein, Maddon Face Tough Decision on Opening Day LHP'sRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Sports Media 101

    ... the job(s) would end up being the team's most impressive arms. Drake Britton , Francisley Bueno , Phil Coke , Joseph Ortiz and Zac Rosscup have been absolutely dominant this spring and, as a result, have put Theo Epstein and Joe Maddon in one heck ...

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  7. on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... only scheduled to go three innings, but because of his low pitch count, he went deeper in the game. Hendricks, Joseph Ortiz and Jorge De Leon did not allow a hit or a walk over seven innings, and Matt Olson ended the perfect game with a leadoff ...

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  8. A's muted offense no match for Bryant's powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Oakland Athletics

    ... The right-hander, projected as the Cubs' fourth starter, struck out three over five innings. Hendricks, Joseph Ortiz and Jorge De Leon did not allow a hit or a walk over seven innings, and Matt Olson ended the perfect-game bid with a leadoff double ...

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  9. Hendricks perfect, Bryant mashes in win over A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... outing. The right-hander, projected as the Cubs' fourth starter, struck out three over five innings. Hendricks, Joseph Ortiz and Jorge De Leon did not allow a hit or a walk over seven innings, and Matt Olson ended the perfect-game bid with a leadoff ...

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  10. Coke, Cubs finalize Minor League dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... for the bullpen and are trying to determine which lefty to pick. The southpaws in camp include Zac Rosscup , Joseph Ortiz , Drake Britton , Hunter Cervenka , and Francisley Bueno. Coke, 32, spent the past five seasons with the Tigers, and is 22-27 ...

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  11. Maddon likes experience Coke could bring to bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... get out a righty." The Cubs are sorting through their lefty options. The pitchers in camp include Zac Rosscup , Joseph Ortiz, Drake Britton , Hunter Cervenka and Francisley Bueno. Coke spent the past five years with the Tigers, and is 22-27 in seven ...

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  12. Coke Signs with CubsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Sports Media 101

    ... have a deep crop of lefties vying for roster spots, including Eric Jokisch, Felix Doubront , Drake Britton , Joseph Ortiz , Tsuyoshi Wada , and Zac Rosscup , but Coke's experience (particularly in the playoffs) could land him a spot on the 2015 ...

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  13. Cubs add experienced lefty Phil Coke to bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... average over seven seasons with the Yankees and Tigers . He will compete with fellow left-handers Zac Rosscup , Joseph Ortiz and Francisley Bueno . Coke's value will increase if he can have some success against right-handed hitters, who have a ...

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  14. Spring Training Opener Previews: Cubs vs. Athletics at Mesa, Cubs vs. ...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... spot, will go in Scottsdale against the Giants and be followed by Corey Black , Pierce Johnson , Blake Parker , Joseph Ortiz , Hunter Cervenka and Jorge De Leon (again, order to be determined). Ryan Vogelsong will start for the Giants. The Cubs/A's ...

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  15. Person with knowledge of deal tells AP: Cubs agree to minor league deal with LHP Phil CokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... said. "I've seen Phil Coke a lot in the past and he was able to get out righties, also." Francisley Bueno and Joseph Ortiz also are in the mix for the lefty role in Chicago's bullpen. Felix Doubront also could be added to the competition if he ...

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  16. Cubs plan to bring LHP Coke to bullpen mixRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | ESPN

    ... Bueno (34, third organization), Drake Britton (25, second organization) and their own Zac Rosscup , who's 26. Joseph Ortiz, 24, who was with the Rangers last season, is also in the competition. With his experience on winning teams, Coke might move ...

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  17. Who Will Be Better: Justin Ruggiano Or Jason Motte?Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... isn't always the one made. The team has 'a few' other pitchers that could have been purged. I didn't think that Joseph Ortiz would be the guy released to make room for Motte. He wasn't. Justin Ruggiano was the one deemed, and was dispatched to ...

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  18. Grading the Chicago Cubs' Off-season So FarRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... Russell , Baseball , Chicago , Chicago Cubs , Donn Roach , Javier Baez , Jed Hoyer , Joe Maddon , Jon Lester , Joseph Ortiz , MLB , Starlin Castro , Theo Epstein , Tommy La Stella

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  19. The Cubs Trade Value RankingsRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... are willing to take an even worse contract back, like B.J. Upton or Ubaldo Jimenez. 38 to 36. Felix Doubront , Joseph Ortiz and Donn Roach . Seriously. No one is going to give the Cubs something for the guys they just picked up for nothing. 35 to ...

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  20. Texas Rangers prospect involved in fatality accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Nolan Writin'

    ... The Rangers signed the left-handed hitter in July 2011. This comes about a year after Texas Rangers pitcher Joseph Ortiz was struck by a motorcycle injuring his foot, which caused him to miss the entire 2014 season. Last year it seemed like the ...

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