Roster Moves: Cubs reduce spring roster to 51
|Saturday, March 18, 2023, 2:21 PM-|
MESA – The Chicago Cubs today reduced the spring roster from 56 to 51 players.
Right-handed pitchers Jeremiah Estrada and Caleb Kilian have been optioned to Triple-A Iowa.
Three non-roster invitees have been assigned to minor league camp: left-handed pitchers Bailey Horn and Eric Stout, and right-handed pitcher Nick Neidert.
Chicago’s spring roster of 51 players consists of 28 pitchers (which includes 10 non-roster invitees), four catchers (two non-roster invitees), 11 infielders (three non-roster invitees), six outfielders (two non-roster invitees) and two infielder/outfielders.