|RHP Scott Feldman has been traded to the Orioles|
Since Feldman was scheduled to start tonight's game against the Oakland Athletics at 9:05pm CT, LHP Chris Rusin will now get the start.
|RHP Jake Arrieta comes to the Cubs in the Scott Feldman/Steve Clevenger deal|
|RHP Pedro Strop also comes to the Cubs in the Feldman/Clevenger deal with the Orioles|
After a few days of speculation, the Cubs have also traded Carlos Marmol to the Los Angeles Dodgers for RHP Matt Guerrier and also give up their No. 4 international signing bonus slot. The Cubs will pay nearly $2M of Marmol's salary and the Dodgers get $209K in the international slot. Cub fans everywhere are rejoicing that Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod were able to get an actual player for Marmol.
|Carlos Marmol was traded to the Dodgers for RHP Matt Guerrier|
The Cubs have also acquired the Houston Astros' 2nd/3rd international signing bonus slots for Double-A INF Ronald Torreyes.
In other Cubs news, Ryan Sweeney is going on the 60-day disabled list with a broken rib and Dave Sappelt is being called up from Triple-A Iowa to take his spot on the roster.
There are sure to be many more moves before the trade deadline at the end of the month and we'll be posting about those trades as they happen.