Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


ARISMENDY ALCANTARA RUMORS

Cubs Injury Update: Arismendy Alcantara sits again with sprained wrist

Chicago Cubs rookie Arismendy Alcantara missed action again tonight with his wrist injury from Monday when he crashed into the outfield wall. No Alcantara. His right wrist is a little sore after his crash into OF wall Monday. He was wearing a wrap on it last night #Cubs— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) September 16, 2014He had an MRI earlier today to assess the damage, and Gordon...
Via MLB Injury News
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs Getting it Turned Around

Since Arismendy Alcantara’s Cubs debut on July 9th, the Cubs has amassed a rather average record, going 14-15 in that span. While that doesn’t seem terribly good, there has been progress made. Lest we forget that it’s been nearly five years since the Cubs last finished above .500, so anything close to that is appealing. In that five week span, the Cubs have seen excellent performances...
Via Sports Mockery
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs designate Darwin Barney, ready for Alcantara

The Chicago Cubs designated second baseman Darwin Barney for assignment today to make room for outfielder Emilio Bonifacio, who came off the DL today. This could be a sign that the Cubs are ready to stick with rookie Arismemdy Alcantara, who made his debut two weeks ago while Barney was on paternity leave. In any case, it seems the Cubs are finally ready to let go of the declining...
Via isportsweb.com
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Chicago Cubs keep Arismendy Alcantara in the majors?

What was thought to be brief stint in the big leagues for Chicago Cubs second base prospect Arismendy Alcantara just might turn out to be a longer stay.  Alcantara was originally called-up to the Cubs to fill-in for current starting second baseman Darwin Barney, who went out on paternity leave, but in the five games and 23 at-bats since his call-up, Alcantara has hit .391...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 16, 2014  |  1 Comment

Cubs’ Phenom Arismendy Alcantara Blasts First Major League Home Run

Posted to Lovable LosersAfter flying under the radar for years, Arismendy Alcantara’s become the player everyone wants to talk about now. He looks like a legit, versatile player with speed — just what any big league club would hope for in a ‘super-utility’ type role. For an organization with options, Alcantara’s an ideal fit because he can switch-hit, play all over the...
Via Sports Mockery
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Arismendy Alcantara First MLB Hit

Posted to Chicago CubsBaseball fans were hoping for a better debut from Chicago Cubs 2B prospect Arismendy Alcantara last night (0-4). While that wasn’t the case, he’s not disappointing today as he got his first MLB hit and has all three of the Cubs RBI so far… Your browser does not support iframes. 191 total views, 191 views today The post Arismendy Alcantara First MLB...
Via Sports Mockery
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

The Cubs’ surge of prospects begins

Like all storm surges, the Cubs’ surge of prospects isn’t going away any time soon. Arismendy Alcantara began the flood yesterday, after beginning the season in Triple-A. Alcantara came up empty yesterday in his MLB debut, but made up for it today, depositing a ball into the seats in Cincinnati. The best quality Alcantara brings to the Show is his ability to get extra base...
Via Reading Between The Seams
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs Call Up 2B Arismendy Alcantara

The Chicago Cubs and their fans will finally get a first-hand look at one of their highly-touted Minor League prospects as early as Wednesday. Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago reported late Tuesday night that the Cubs have called up second baseman Arismendy Alcantara, one of the Cubs’ top prospects, to fill in for Darwin Barney for the next two days.Breaking: Arismendy Alcantara...
Via TopSportsReport
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs: Arismendy Alcantara gets a quick call up

Barney taking three-day paternity leave starting tomorrow, for birth of daughter. — Gordon Wittenmyer (@GDubCub) July 9, 2014 Breaking: Arismendy Alcantara getting called up to Cubs for Darwin Barney who's on paternity leave. 2 day call up. That's it — Jesse Rogers (@ESPNChiCubs) July 9, 2014 This is great news all around. Congratulations to Darwin Barney and his family...
Via isportsweb.com
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs' Alcantara getting closer to promotion

Chicago Cubs infield/outfield prospect Arismendy Alcantara has taken another step in his development at Triple-A Iowa in recent weeks, putting him squarely on the major league club's radar. "He's certainly making himself noticed," vice president of scouting and player development Jason McLeod said Monday before the Cubs played the Red Sox. "He's making...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Cubs News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Brian Kelly unloads on officials

WATCH: Rams run punt return trick play for TD

Joseph Randle now an underwear spokesman?

Ex-Trojans RB escorted out after USC game

FSU tops Notre Dame in thriller

Fans chant for Muschamp's head

Popovich zings Suns owner

Golden Tate reacts to Percy Harvin trade

N.J. gov signs sports betting bill into law

WATCH: Tulane QB Nick Montana spikes ball on 4th down

Report: Marshawn Lynch 'went off' after Harvin trade

15 Years Later: Remembering the Peter Warrick experience

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.