#Cubs add Edwards, Rosscup

The Cubs recalled right-handed pitcher Carl Edwards, Jr. and left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.  The active roster is now at 32.

Edwards, Jr., 24, joins the first Major League roster after going 5-3 with six saves and a 2.77 ERA in 36 relief appearances between Double-A Tennessee and Iowa this season. He struck out 75 over 55 1/3 innings at the two levels, holding opponents to a .139 batting average against.

Rosscup, 27, joins the Cubs for the third time this season. He was 2-1 with a 4.18 ERA in 27 relief appearances in his first two stints.

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