Cubs Activate Kyle Ryan From Bereavement List

Chicago also optioned right-hander Dillon Maples to Triple-A Iowa.

August 13, 2019 - 2:22 pm
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(670 The Score) The Cubs have activated lefty reliever Kyle Ryan from the bereavement list, they announced Tuesday.

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Ryan missed the final three games of the Cubs' series against the Reds over the weekend. Ryan has had a breakout season, posting a 2.80 ERA and 1.18 WHIP in 52 appearances while earning high-leverage opportunities from manager Joe Maddon.

Ryan will be available when the Cubs open a three-games series at the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday evening.

In a corresponding move, Chicago optioned righty reliever Dillon Maples to Triple-A Iowa. Maples has posted a 6.75 ERA in 11 appearances for the Cubs this season.