• by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Cubs add Joe Gardner

    The Cubs signed pitcher Joe Gardner, who was released by the Rockies in March, reports Baseball America. Gardner was assigned to Double-A Tennessee.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Joe Gardner dumped by Rockies

    The Rockies have released right-hander pitcher Joe Gardner, who has not panned out after his acquisition from the Indians in the Ubaldo Jimenez trade in 2011. The 26-year-old Gardner has yet to rise above Double-A ball.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Rockies designate Joe Gardner for assignment

    The Rockies designated pitcher Joe Gardner for assignment Tuesday to clear a 40-man roster spot for trade acquisition Mitchell Boggs. He was 3-2 with a 7.01 ERA, 1.64 WHIP and 25:13 K:BB ratio in 25 2/3 innings with Double-A Tulsa.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Rockies send five to minor-league camp

    The Rockies reassigned pitcher Joe Gardner, pitcher William Harris, pitcher Josh Sullivan, infielder Ryan Wheeler and outfielder Tim Wheeler to minor-league camp Friday, according to the team's official website.

  • by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com

    Rockies shift 12 to minors

    The Colorado Rockies made their first cuts of the spring and sent the following players to their minor-league camp: Stephen Dodson, Joe Gardner, Mike Ekstrom, Chad Bettis, Dustin Molleken, Edwar Cabrera, Lars Davis, Matt McBride, Thomas Field, Ben Paulsen, Jamie Hoffmann and Kent Matthes.