5/29 Extra bases & lineup
* The Cubs now have made 15 moves on the 25-man roster in the last 14 days, beginning May 16 when Lendy Castillo was placed on the disabled list. On Tuesday, catcher Steve Clevenger was activated from the DL and Blake Lalli optioned to Triple-A Iowa. When asked how he’ll use Clevenger, Dale Sveum told reporters Tuesday: “A lot.”
* The Cubs were 5-for-9 with runners in scoring position on Monday after going 3-for-36 in their previous five games.
* Here’s Tuesday’s lineup on Jeff Samardzija bobblehead day:
– Carrie Muskat