The Cubs announced Thursday they cut 12 players from major-league camp, including top catcher prospect Kyle Schwarber,who was reassigned to minor-league camp. The other players reassigned to minor-league camp were pitchers Daniel Bard, Anthony Carter, Jorge De Leon, Gonzalez Germen and Francisley Bueno, infielder Chris Valaika, outfielders Albert Almora, Mike Baxter and Adron Chambers. Pitcher Blake Parker and pitcher Joseph Ortiz were optioned to Triple-A Iowa.
The Cubs have signed pitcher Francisley Bueno to a minor-league deal earlier this week, per Baseball America. Bueno was non-tendered by the Royals in December. He registered a 4.18 ERA and a 1.33 WHIP over 32 1/3 innings of relief in 2014.
The Royals have non-tendered pitcher Francisley Bueno on Tuesday, making him a free agent heading into the 2015 season, per the team's official website. Bueno registered a 4.18 ERA and a 1.33 WHIP over 32 1/3 innings of relief in 2014.
Royals pitcher Francisley Bueno was activated from the disabled list Sunday. Bueno is dealing with a finger injury. He was able to get through a rehab assignment with no issues. Bueno tossed one inning with the club prior to the injury.
Royals pitcher Francisley Bueno began a rehab assignment with Triple-A Omaha Saturday, giving up one hit and striking out two in a scoreless inning of action. Bueno is working his way back from a finger injury. He has made two appearances with the Royals, giving up two runs (one earned) in one inning of work.