3/4 Cubs complete contracts
The Cubs have agreed to terms with all 21 of their pre-arbitration eligible players on the 40-man roster on Monday, giving second baseman Darwin Barney $562,000 and first baseman Anthony Rizzo $498,000. Pitcher Travis Wood signed for $527,500, reliever Michael Bowden $509,500, and catcher Welington Castillo $503,000.
Other players who agreed to contract terms include right-handed pitches Alberto Cabrera, Rafael Dolis, Trey McNutt, Hector Rondon, Arodys Vizcaino and Robert Whitenack; left-handed pitchers Brooks Raley and Chris Rusin; catcher Steve Clevenger; infielders Junior Lake, Christian Villanueva, Josh Vitters and Logan Watkins; and outfielders Brett Jackson, Dave Sappelt and Matt Szczur.
– Carrie Muskat