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Cubs' Jared Young: Outrighted to Triple-A
Young cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Iowa on Friday, Tim Stebbins of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Young appeared in just six games for the Cubs at the tail end of last season, recording five hits and three walks over 22 plate appearances. Most of his time was spent in Triple-A, where he slashed .228/.309/.415 over 455 plate appearances. Whether or not he returns to the Cubs' 40-man roster will likely depend on if he can improve those numbers in 2023.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Jared Young: Optioned to Triple-A
Young was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday, Taylor McGregor of Marquee Sports Network reports.
After getting called up earlier this month, Young will return to the minors as Willson Contreras (ankle) and Seiya Suzuki (paternity) return to the active roster. Young went 5-for-19 at the plate and put up a respectable .732 OPS during his short time in Chicago.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Jared Young: Steals first MLB base
Young went 1-for-4 with a stolen base in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Marlins.
Getting the start as the designated hitter and batting seventh in his fourth career appearance in the majors, Young swiped his first bag after stealing only three in 108 games at Triple-A Iowa this year. The 27-year-old doesn't have any kind of prospect pedigree after being a 15th-round pick in 2017, but it appears as though the rebuilding Cubs will give him consistent playing time against right-handed pitching over the final days of the season.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Jared Young: Contract selected
Young had his contract selected by the Cubs on Wednesday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
The 27-year-old will receive his first taste of the big leagues with Rafael Ortega (finger) headed to the 60-day injured list Wednesday. Young has been with Triple-A Iowa all season and has a .225/.308/.408 slash line with 16 home runs, 57 RBI and 60 runs in 450 plate appearances.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-2, 185 lbs|
|Birthplace: Prince George, BC|
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