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Chicago Cubs Transactions 2020

August
DATETRANSACTION
August 6, 2020Optioned LHP Rex Brothers and LHP Justin Steele to alternate training site.
August 2, 2020Placed RHP James Norwood on the 10-day IL retroactive to July 30. Recalled LHP Justin Steele from alternate training site.
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2020Signed RHP Cody Allen to a minor league contract.
July 26, 2020Placed LHP Brad Wieck on 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Ryan Tepera from alternate training site.
July 24, 2020Signed INF Derek Dietrich and OF Ryan LaMarre to minor league contracts.
July 23, 2020Placed LHP Jose Quintana on the 10-day IL retroactive to July 20. Placed INF Daniel Descalso on the 45-day IL. Recalled RHP's James Norwood and Dillon Maples from Iowa (PCL). Optioned RHP's Ryan Tepera and Jharel Cotton to the club's South Bend Summer Camp roster. Assigned RHP Colin Rea to the South Bend roster. Selected the contracts of C Josh Phegley and LHP Rex Brothers from alternate training site. Designated INF/OF Robel Garcia for assignment. Placed RF Mark Zagunis on the restricted list.
July 22, 2020Signed OF Jordan Nwogu to a minor league contract. Agreed to terms with RHP's Ben Leeper and Sheldon Reed on minor league contracts.
July 17, 2020Selected the contract of INF Jason Kipnis from Triple-A Iowa.
July 15, 2020Agreed to terms with C Jose Lobaton on a minor league contract.
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 25, 2020Signed LHP Burl Carraway, LHP Luke Little and RHP Koen Moreno to minor league contracts.
June 22, 2020Signed SS Ed Howard.
June 15, 2020Agreed to terms with undrafted free agents OF Bradlee Beesley, INF Scott McKeon, LHP Scott Kobos, RHP Graham Lawson, RHP Ben Leeper, RHP Bailey Reed OF Jacob Wetzel.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 27, 2020Optioned Dillon Maples to Iowa (PCL).
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 5, 2020Signed RHPs Jason Adam, Oscar De La Cruz, Brandon Morrow, Caleb Simpson and Ben Taylor; LHPs Rex Brothers, Danny Hultzen and Tyler Olson; INFs Carlos Asuaje, Corban Joseph and Hern?n P?rez; OFs Noel Cuevas and Ian Miller; and Cs Jhonny Pereda and Josh Phegley to minor league contracts.
February 1, 2020Agreed to terms with RHP Jeremy Jeffress on a one-year contract.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 28, 2020Agreed to terms with OF Steven Souza Jr. on a one-year contract. Selected the contract of LHP Adam Choplick from Southern Maryland (Atlantic).
January 14, 2020Named Casey Jacobson coordinator of minor league development, James Ogden coordinator of minor league pitching performance, Steven Pollakov Dominican hitting analytics coordinator/piching performance, Mike Mason assistant minor league coordinator/pitching performance, Carlos Chantres assistant minor league coordinator/pitching development, Javier Guerrero minor league coordinator/mental skills, Cory Kennedy head of minor league strength and conditioning and performance science, Doug Jarrow minor league rehabilitation strength and conditioning coordinator and Mike McNulty minor league training coordinator.
January 10, 2020Agreed to terms with SS Javier Baez; C William Contreras; OF Kyle Schwarber; OF Albert Almora and LHP Kyle to one-year contracts.