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Jun 24, 2017
KFFL
Chicago Cubs 2B/LF Ben Zobrist (wrist) is unlikely to return for the team's next series ...
Jun 22, 2017
KFFL
Chicago Cubs 2B Ben Zobrist (wrist) will need a brief rehab assignment before being activated ...
Cubs Insider Jun 25, 2017

The Rundown: Zobrist Not Expected Back for Nats, More Rehab Notes, Rizzo Still Leadoff

After saying that he could have been ready to go by this past Friday, it sounds as though Ben Zobrist will be out until next Friday at the earliest. Joe Maddon and the Cubs are letting Zobrist determine his readiness and he has been doing some running and other work on the field lately, but … The post The Rundown: Zobrist Not Expected Back for Nats, More Rehab Notes, Rizzo Still Leadoff appeared first on Cubs Insider.
Chicago Tribune Jun 24, 2017

Ian Happ's surge key amid absence of Ben Zobrist

With the expectation that Ben Zobrist could miss next week's series against the National League East-leading Nationals, the Cubs are leaning more on rookie Ian Happ —whose current role mirrors the duties of Zobrist. "I'm using him that way, even defensively," manager Joe Maddon said. "He's his...
KFFL Jun 24, 2017

Cubs | Ben Zobrist out a bit longer

Chicago Cubs 2B/LF Ben Zobrist (wrist) is unlikely to return for the team's next series ...
Chicago Tribune Jun 24, 2017

Cubs' Ben Zobrist likely to miss Nationals series

Anthony Rizzo didn’t challenge manager Joe Maddon’s decision to rest him Saturday with the Chicago Cubs traveling next week to face the National League East-leading Washington Nationals and Cincinnati Reds. Although Rizzo is expected to return to the leadoff spot Sunday, the wait could be longer...
Cubs Insider Jun 24, 2017

Ian Happ’s Adjustments Producing Obvious Results

Ian Happ was given crisp blue pinstripes on May 13 and started hot right right out of the gate. In his first 40 plate appearances, the player often compared to Ben Zobrist earned consistent playing time by hitting .294 with a .353 ISO and .430 wOBA. Essentially every pitch Happ hit traveled into the gaps … The post Ian Happ’s Adjustments Producing Obvious Results appeared first on Cubs Insider.
KFFL Jun 22, 2017

Cubs | Brief rehab stint for Ben Zobrist

Chicago Cubs 2B Ben Zobrist (wrist) will need a brief rehab assignment before being activated ...
MLB Daily Dish Jun 20, 2017
NL Central: Cubs (finally) send Zobrist to the DL

NL Central: Cubs (finally) send Zobrist to the DL

Check out all the news going on in the National League Central. Ben Zobrist officially heads to the disabled list roughly a week or so late. The injury cited was “left wrist inflammation”, given that the beloved Cub had been hit on the wrist during a game on May 26th against the Dodgers. Zobrist continued to play through this issue, but not without showing signs that he wasn’t 100%. Since getting clocked by a pitch from Alex Wood, Zobrist was hitting .109/.226/.196. No, really. The 36-year old was placed on the the 10-day disabled list last Tuesday and will only have a few days or...
Chicago Tribune Jun 19, 2017

Cubs taking it slow with injuries to trustworthy Ben Zobrist, others

Since becoming a major-league manager, Joe Maddon has learned to listen to "The Mind of Zo," as he describes the candidness of Cubs veteran Ben Zobrist. "He's going to be very direct," Maddon said of Zobrist, who hopes to return Friday from the disabled list. "He has no other method. It's the most...
MLB Jun 19, 2017

Zobrist has clean MRI, eyes return on Friday

Cubs veteran Ben Zobrist underwent an MRI on his left wrist on Monday, and it showed no structural damage. Zobrist is hoping to be activated from the 10-day disabled list on Friday.
CBS Chicago Jun 19, 2017
Cubs’ Ben Zobrist Targets Friday Return After No Structural Damage Found In Injured Wrist

Cubs’ Ben Zobrist Targets Friday Return After No Structural Damage Found In Injured Wrist

Zobrist had been playing with his sore wrist much of the last month, with mixed results. His batting average fell to .223.
KFFL Jun 19, 2017

Cubs | Ben Zobrist avoids serious injury

Chicago Cubs 2B Ben Zobrist's (wrist) MRI revealed no structural damage to his left wrist.
Chicago Tribune Jun 16, 2017

Tommy La Stella on returning to Cubs, Brick Tamland comparison

Tommy La Stella discusses his return to the Cubs after Ben Zobrist was placed on the disabled list and reacts to comparisons of his appearance to "Anchorman" character Brick Tamland on Friday, June 16, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)
MLB Jun 16, 2017

Zobrist (wrist) on DL; La Stella recalled

Ben Zobrist's left wrist simply wasn't healing as quickly as he had hoped, so the Cubs placed the versatile player on the disabled list Friday, retroactive to Tuesday.
Chicago Tribune Jun 16, 2017

Cubs manager Joe Maddon on Ben Zobrist, Kris Bryant, Ian Happ

Cubs manager Joe Maddon discusses Ben Zobrist's placement on the 10-day DL, his exclusion of Kris Bryant from Friday's lineup against the Pirates and the development of Ian Happ on June 16, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)

Cubs put Zobrist on disabled list, call up La Stella

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Chicago Cubs have put switch-hitter Ben Zobrist on the 10-day disabled list because of an inflamed right wrist.

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