Ben Zobrist RUMORS & NEWS

  • Are Cubs turning Ben Zobrist into a part-time player?

    CSN Chicago "Joe Maddon believed in Ben Zobrist when he broke in with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and found all these different ways to use a multifaceted player. Zobrist bought into the super-utility concept – though he didn’t really have a choice – and helped create Maddon’s aura as a cool manager. The Cubs..." August 29

  • Ben Zobrist calls for e-zone after called third strike ends game

    ESPN "Chicago Cubs veteran Ben Zobrist has been in favor of an electronic strike zone for several years, and the Strike 3 call on him to end Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks will only fortify his stance on the matter. The slider from reliever David Hernandez looked decidedly low, but..." August 13

  • Cubs place Ben Zobrist on the DL, recall Tommy La Stella

    Chicago Tribune "The Chicago Cubs placed versatile Ben Zobrist on the 10-day disabled list Friday because of a sore left wrist and recalled infielder Tommy La Stella from Triple-A Iowa. Zobrist, 36, was placed on the DL retroactive to Tuesday. Zobrist was 5-for-49 since injuring his wrist on a swing against..." June 16