The Cubs have claimed catcher Rene Rivera off waivers from the Mets, they announced Saturday. The 34-year-old Rivera is a nine-year veteran who’s hitting .230 with eight homers and 23 RBIs in 54 games this season. He’s a career .215 hitters. Rivera has thrown out 10 of 31 runners attempting to steal this season.
Cubs claim Rene Rivera off waivers from Mets
CBSChicago.com | Aug 19