MESA, Arizona -- The Chicago Cubs signed pitcher
Glendon Rusch and infielder Damian Jackson to minor-league
contracts on Thursday and assigned them to Triple-A Iowa
of the Pacific Coast League.
Rusch, 29, has a career record of 42-76 with a 5.11 ERA in 193
games, including 167 starts, in a seven-year career with Kansas
City, the New York Mets and Milwaukee. He was a non-roster
invitee to the Texas Rangers' major league camp this spring but
failed to make the team.
Jackson, 30, has served as a utility infielder for five major
league teams and has a career .246 average in 621 games. He was
a non-roster invitee to the Colorado Rockies' spring training
camp but was released on Sunday.
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