Brent Lillibridge RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lillibridge, Gonzalez plug gap at 2B in Barney’s absence

    Daily Herald "The Cubs say second baseman Darwin Barney will be able to come off the disabled list for Tuesday night's home game against the Texas Rangers. In the meantime, they'll try to get by at second with Brent Lillibridge and Alberto Gonzalez. Lillibridge started Tuesday night's game against the..." April 10

  • Versatility could land Lillibridge a roster spot

    ESPN "The Chicago Cubs' 25-man roster is so thin right now that a non-roster invitee may be the key player backing up seven different positions. Utility man Brent Lillibridge is that player. The veteran infielder-outfielder played for the Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians last..." February 25

  • Cubs manager likes versatility Lillibridge offers

    Chicago Tribune "Cubs manager Dale Sveum conceded there are only a few roster spots available this spring, which is unusual for a team coming off a 101-loss season Sveum mentioned two bullpen spots, a couple of bench spots and third base, where Ian Stewart has a non-guaranteed contract. Former White Sox..." February 14

  • Lillibridge hopes versatility will win him job

    ESPN "He might be a non-roster invitee but infielder/outfielder Brent Lillibridge has as good a chance as any to make the Chicago Cubs roster. His versatility is the key to his opportunity. "Lillibridge is that guy that is slated to be that super utility guy that's played over there," manager Dale..." February 14