Luis Valbuena headed to DL

CHICAGO -- Cubs manager Dale Sveum said that infielder Luis Valbuena will officially go on the disabled list with a right oblique strain on Sunday.

Sveum said Valbuena was unavailable for Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The 27-year-old Valbuena is hitting .225 with nine home runs and 31 RBIs. The team said a corresponding move will be made on Sunday.