• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Reds sign Thomas Neal to minor-league deal

    The Reds have signed outfielder Thomas Neal to a minor-league deal with an invitation to spring training, MLB.com reports. Neal dislocated his shoulder in a game on Aug. 7, ending his season. He went 2 for 15 in the majors last season and hit .325/.391/.411 with two home runs and 29 RBI in 265 at-bats with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

  • by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com

    Cubs outright six players off 40-man roster

    The Cubs outrighted six players off their 40-man roster, MLB.com reports Wednesday. Outfielder Darnell McDonald, catcher J.C. Boscan and pitcher Trey McNutt all cleared waivers and were outrighted. Additionally, pitchers Rafael Dolis and Zach Putnam and outfielder Thomas Neal were activated from the 60-day disabled list, cleared waivers and were outrighted.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Thomas Neal's season ends with move to 60-day DL

    The Cubs moved outfielder Thomas Neal to the 60-day disabled list Saturday, ending his season. Neal was placed on the disabled list Thursday with a dislocated shoulder, and he is not eligible to return this season.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Cubs place two players on disabled list

    The Cubs announced Thursday they placed reliever Matt Guerrier (elbow) and outfielder Thomas Neal (shoulder) on the disabled list. Guerrier was placed on the 60-day disabled list, likely signaling an end to his season.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Thomas Neal heading to disabled list

    Cubs outfielder Thomas Neal is heading to the 15-day disabled list after dislocating his shoulder in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Phillies, Comcast SportsNet Chicago reports. Neal was playing in just his second game with the Cubs after going 2 for 11 with the Yankees earlier in the season.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Thomas Neal suffers dislocated shoulder

    Cubs outfielder Thomas Neal suffered a dislocated shoulder in Wednesday's game against the Phillies, the Chicago Tribune reports. Neal fell to the ground in pain after a routine throw to the infield and was removed from the field.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Thomas Neal exits game with apparent arm injury

    Cubs outfielder Thomas Neal was removed from Wednesday's game against the Phillies after injuring his arm or shoulder while throwing the ball to the infield in the seventh inning. Neal was on the ground for a few moments before being escorted off by the training staff while his arm hung limp. He was 0 for 3 at the plate before exiting.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Thomas Neal claimed by Cubs

    The Cubs claimed Thomas Neal off waivers from the Yankees Monday, MLB.com reports. To make room on the 40-man roster Chicago transferred reliever Rafael Dolis to the 60-day disabled list. The 25-year-old Neal hit .325 with 17 doubles, two homers and 29 RBI over 72 games with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in the Yankees organization. He was designated by New York on Aug. 2.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Yankees DFA Thomas Neal

    The Yankees designated outfielder Thomas Neal for assignment Friday, to make room on the 40-man roster for the activation of Curtis Granderson from the 60-day disabled list. Neal was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre last week to make room for the acquisition of Alfonso Soriano.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Thomas Neal sent down to Triple-A

    The Yankees optioned outfielder Thomas Neal to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre prior to Friday's game in order to clear a spot for newly-acquired Alfonso Soriano, The Journal News reports. Neal hit .182 in four games with the Yankees this season.