J.J. Hardy thought he'd hit a home run, only to be robbed when Mike Trout made one of the most sensational grabs of the season.
On Tuesday night, Hardy caught a break.
CHICAGO (AP) The Cubs have hired Vanderbilt assistant Derek Johnson as their minor league pitching coordinator.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Royals have claimed pitcher Chris Volstad on outright waivers from the Chicago Cubs.
CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Cubs have claimed right-handed pitcher Carlos Gutierrez off waivers from the Minnesota Twins and designated catcher Anthony Recker for assignment.