• by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Eduardo Sanchez has stress fracture in elbow

    Tigers pitcher Eduardo Sanchez has a stress fracture in his elbow, according to mlive.com. Sanchez will be out for an extended period of time. Sanchez threw just four pitches before he had to be removed from Wednesday's game. Last season, he tossed just 6 1/3 innings in the majors.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Elbow injury sets up exam for Eduardo Sanchez

    Brad Ausmus has announced that Tigers right-hander Eduardo Sanchez has injured his elbow and will be examined on Thursday, per MLB.com. The early December pickup is seeking a spot in the bullpen, but any missed time could end those hopes. The 24-year-old has struggled with control in short stints with the Cardinals and Cubs. He has given up just 30 hits in 51 1/3 innings, but has also walked 34.

  • by Al Melchior | Data Analyst

    Tigers ink three to minor league deals

    Baseball America reports that the Tigers signed first baseman Mike Hessman and relievers Eduardo Sanchez and Patrick McCoy to minor league deals. Hessman was in the Reds' system for 2013, and he batted .240 with 25 home runs for Triple-A Louisville. Sanchez spent most of the season with the Triple-A affiliates of the Cardinals and Cubs, but he did make four appearances for the Cubs. McCoy, pitching in the Nationals' organization, split his time between Double-A Harrisburg and Triple-A Syracuse, going 2-1 with a 5.06 ERA.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    As rosters expand, Cubs make roster moves Sunday

    The Cubs made a few roster moves Sunday as rosters expanded. The Cubs activated outfielder Ryan Sweeney (rib) and infielder Luis Valbuena (oblique) from the disabled list, while recalling pitcher Alberto Cabrera from Triple-A Iowa. In order to make room for Sweeney on the 40-man roster, reliever Eduardo Sanchez was designated for assignment. Sweeney was on the 60-day disabled list.

  • by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com

    Cubs option Eduardo Sanchez

    The Cubs have optioned reliever Eduardo Sanchez to Triple-A Iowa, the club announced Friday. The 24-year-old allowed four runs on five hits over 6 1/3 innings in relief for the Cubs.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Injury forces Cubs to recall Eduardo Sanchez

    The Cubs recalled reliever Eduardo Sanchez from Triple-A Iowa Thursday after placing reliever Matt Guerrier (elbow) on the disabled list. Sanchez, who was demoted Tuesday, is allowed to be brought back before the 10-day window to be recalled because of Guerrier's injury.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Eduardo Sanchez sent back to Chicago

    The Cubs optioned reliever Eduardo Sanchez to Triple-A Iowa Tuesday. Sanchez posted a 3.00 ERA in two relief appearances for Chicago.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Cubs add Eduardo Sanchez to bullpen

    The Cubs purchased the contract of reliever Eduardo Sanchez from Triple-A Iowa Friday, to take the roster space vacated by Alfonso Soriano's trade to the Yankees. Sanchez has a 3.70 ERA in 24 1/3 innings at Iowa, and will make his season debut whenever the Cubs opt to use him out of the pen. He has a 3.40 ERA in 45 career innings in the majors, across two seasons with the Cardinals.

  • by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com

    Cubs outright Eduardo Sanchez

    The Cubs have outrighted reliever Eduardo Sanchez to Triple-A Iowa, MLB.com reports. The club designated Sanchez for assignment earlier in the week. He owns a 9.82 ERA in 7 1/3 innings at Iowa this season.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Cubs DFA Eduardo Sanchez

    The Cubs have designated reliever Eduardo Sanchez for assignment following Tuesday's game against the Reds. Sanchez was 0-1 with a 9.82 ERA in six appearances at Triple-A since being claimed off waivers from the Cardinals a couple of weeks ago.