- The MLBPA has filed a grievance on behalf of pitcher Carlos Zambrano, who was placed on the disqualified list by the Cubs one week ago, according to Carrie Muskat of MLB.com. A player on the disqualified list will not be paid or allowed contact with the team for 30 days.
- SB Nation's Rob Neyer Grades Jim Hendry's Big Moves and concludes Hendry seemed to fare better when making small deals rather than blockbuster moves.
Chicago Cubs News and Notes: Zambrano, Hendry, GM Search
By Ronit Shah