• by Al Melchior | Data Analyst

    Royals sign Johermyn Chavez to minors deal

    The Royals signed outfielder Johermyn Chavez to a minor league deal, according to MiLB.com. Chavez played 24 games for the Cubs' Double-A affiliate at Tennessee in 2013, and he went 13 for 63 (.206).

  • by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com

    Cubs chip away at roster

    The Cubs made another round of roster cuts Friday, moving the following players to their minor-league camp: pitchers Drew Carpenter, Casey Coleman, Jaye Chapman, Jensen Lewis and Blake Parker; outfielders Brian Bogusevic, Darnell McDonald and Johermyn Chavez; and infielders Edwin Maysonet and Brad Nelson. Chicago also optioned Chris Rusin to Triple-A Iowa. He could be a candidate for a spot start later in the season.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Mariners DFA Chavez

    The Mariners designated outfielder Johermyn Chavez from assignment Tuesday. Chavez has spent the season at Double-A Jackson.