Herrera elected free agency, according to MLB.com.
Herrera was on the Cubs' active roster for the entire 2015 regular season, though he didn't receive a plate appearance over the last three weeks. The versatile infielder will look to catch on with another team, most likely on a minor league contract.
Cubs infielder Jonathan Herrera launched his first home run of the season in the 6-1 win over the Mets on Thursday. Herrera's two-run home run in the sixth inning off Jacob deGrom gave the Cubs a 4-1 lead at the time.
This was Herrera's first longball in nearly two years. His last home run prior to Thursday came on July 7, 2013. Herrera was getting a spot start at third base on Thursday, allowing Kris Bryant to have the afternoon off.
Cubs second baseman Jonathan Herrera starts the second straight game on Sunday. Herrera replaces Addison Russell, who had started 10 straight going into the weekend.
Herrera starts his ninth game at second base and will bat last in the order.
After playing the first 53 games of the season, Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro received his first day off this season against the Nationals on Saturday. As a result, Addison Russell will get his first career start at shortstop, per the team's official website.
Castro is hitting .220 (9 for 41) with a home run and an RBI over his last 11 games played. With Russell at shortstop, manager Joe Maddon moved Jonathan Herrera to second base. He will bat seventh, while Russell will bat last. Russell is hitting just .158 (3 for 19) with an RBI over his last six games.
Cubs infielder Jonathan Herrera will start at second base on Sunday for the Cubs with Addison Russell getting the day off. He will bat ninth, with starting pitcher Jason Hammel hitting eighth.
Herrera is slashing .220/.238/.268 for the season.
The rest of the Cubs' lineup is the same from Saturday.
Cubs third baseman Mike Olt is out of the starting lineup for the fourth straight game Wednesday against the Reds, the team announced.
Olt is dealing with a wrist injury and is hitting just .154 on 13 at-bats to start the year. Jonathan Herrera will again take his place at third and bat ninth in the order.
Cubs third baseman Mike Olt will not start Sunday, one day after getting hit by a pitch on his wrist that required X-rays, according to MLB.com, with Jonathan Herrera getting the nod at third base.
The X-rays on Olt were negative, but Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Saturday that if the wrist remained sore, Olt might not play. Herrera made the Cubs roster with a strong spring training after signing with the team as a free agent in the offseason. He hit .233 in 90 at-bats with Boston last year and has one at-bat in two games this year.
Olt said that he woke up without any swelling in the wrist and felt good after taking some batting practice swings, noting that he could come off the bench if need be.
The Cubs selected the contract of infielder Jonathan Herrera Sunday, awarding him a spot on the team's Opening Day roster. Matt Szczur has also made the team as a reserve outfielder.
Herrera hit .293/.341/.317 in 41 spring at-bats to earn a roster spot. Szczur hit .354/.426/.792 with five home runs, nine RBI and three stolen bases in 48 spring at-bats.
Outfielder Ryan Sweeney was designated for assignment Sunday to clear a 40-man roster spot for Herrera.
The Cubs have signed shortstop Jonathan Herrera to a minor-league deal. Herrera hit .233/.307/.289 in 90 at-bats with Boston last season.
The Red Sox announced Monday shortstop Jonathan Herrera was removed from the 40-man roster and outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket. As a result, Herrera will now be a free agent.
During six MLB seasons, Herrera is a career.263 hitter.
Red Sox infielder Jonathan Herrera will have season-ending surgery, according to WEEI.
Herrera will have bone chips removed from his elbow. He's hoping to be ready to play during winter ball. Herrera hit .233 over 90 at-bats in the majors.
The Red Sox optioned shortstop Jonathan Herrera to Triple-A Pawtucket to clear a roster spot for first baseman/outfielder Mike Carp, reports WEEI.com. Herrera batted .233 with no homers and nine RBI in 90 at-bats.
Red Sox infielder Jonathan Herrera filled in capably for Dustin Pedroia Saturday, in what is likely to be just a one-time thing.
Herrera started with Pedroia out with an injury, though Pedroia is expected back in the lineup by Sunday. He was 3 for 4 out of the No. 9 spot, scoring two runs and driving in one more in a 7-1 win over the Rays.
Herrera has appeared in 26 games for the Red Sox, largely as a reserve. He is hitting .222/.314/.222 in 45 at-bats.
Red Sox infielder Jonathan Herrera will start at third base Monday.
The club signed Ryan Roberts to potentially fill in while Will Middlebrooks is out, but Herrera will get the first crack at the starting role. Roberts is expected to be active for Monday's game.
Red Sox infielder Jonathan Herrera has avoided arbitration with the club.
Herrera is set to make $1.3 million next season. He's coming off a season in which he hit .292/.336/.364 in 195 at-bats.
The Rockies traded infielder Jonathan Herrera to the Red Sox in exchange for reliever Franklin Morales and minor league reliever Christopher Martin, according to MLB.com.
Herrera hit .292 in 81 games for the Rockies in 2013, playing mostly in a utility role.
Morales made 19 relief appearances and one start for the Red Sox, and he recorded a 2-2 record and a 4.62 ERA. Martin went 3-3 with a 3.18 ERA and two saves at Triple-A Pawtucket.
Rockies infielder Jonathan Herrera had three of his team's eight hits off A.J. Burnett and Colorado's only RBI during a 5-1 loss Sunday against the Pirates. All three hits were singles.
Herrera entered play Sunday with just four hits in his previous 10 games (24 at-bats).
Rockies infielder Jonathan Herrera was in the lineup for the second game in a row Wednesday, a rare reward for his three-hit game Tuesday. Herrera has started just 13 games this season, but does have three hits in three of them.
"I had a good game and have an opportunity to be in the game again tonight," Herrera told MLB.com prior to Wednesday's game. "I hope to do my best and help my team. I know it's not going to be like last night every night, but I want to do the little things -- play good defense, put the ball in play."
Herrera is batting .276 on the season, in just 58 at-bats.
With Troy Tulowitzki sidelined with a groin issue, Rockies infielder Jonathan Herrera made his sixth start at shortstop Tuesday against the Yankees. Herrera collected two hits in the 2-0 win, including smacking his second double of the of year off starter Hiroki Kuroda in the third inning.
He also singled in the seventh and finished 2 for 3 at the plate.
Herrera is batting .286/.318/.381 with two doubles and three RBI over 42 at-bats.
Rockies infielder Jonathan Herrera posted his second multi-hit performance in Wednesday's series finale against the Braves. He went 3 for 4 with a walk and a run scored in a 6-5 win.
The 28-year-old singled for his first two hits before stroking a double in the ninth inning.
Herrera is batting .348 with three RBI and two runs scored in 23 at-bats.
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