Ian Stewart RUMORS & NEWS

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    Bill Shaikin @BillShaikin

    Ian Stewart leaves game, hit on left hand by ball -- on a swinging strike, with hand on bat.

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    Paul Sullivan @PWSullivan

    Marmol DFA. Stewart released.

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    Tommy Birch @TommyBirch

    More #IowaCubs news: OF Brett Jackson placed on the DL with a right calf strain. INF Ian Stewart reinstated from the suspended list. #Cubs

  • Stewart appealing 10-day suspension after Twitter rant

    CSN Chicago "Ian Stewart appears to have shut down his Twitter account, but he’s still feuding with the Cubs, appealing the 10-day suspension handed down by the organization. The players union is in the process of handling the grievance, sources said Friday, with Stewart trying to win back the more than..." June 15

  • Ian Stewart's Twitter rant: Cubs 'might as well release me'

    Chicago Tribune "Triple-A Iowa third baseman Ian Stewart faces a fine and possible suspension by the Chicago Cubs for his Twitter rant about his status in the organization. But he will not be released, as Stewart suggested himself during a late night tweet to his followers. The Cubs were upset about..." June 11

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    Gordon Wittenmyer @GDubCub

    Stewart being suspended without pay, per loyalty clause, says Theo. term TBA.

  • Stewart faces uncertain future in Cubs' organization

    Chicago Tribune "Ian Stewart went from starting third baseman for the Cubs at the start of spring training to back-up third baseman at Triple-A Iowa in less than three months. He’s no longer on the 40-man roster, having cleared waivers and been out-righted to Iowa, and is struggling in the playing time he’s..." May 11

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    Jesse Rogers @

    Cubs will use off day to push feldman, some back tightness..he'll start again in a week..Ian Stewart starts rehab in Iowa tomorrow

  • Cubs will have to move on without Baker, Garza, Stewart

    CSN Chicago "The Cubs tried to spin it as a positive development: Scott Baker’s season isn’t already over. This diagnosis doesn’t confirm the worst fears about a pitcher who had Tommy John surgery almost 12 months ago. But there’s also no chance he’ll be ready by the mid-April or early May target date the..." March 25

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    Paul Sullivan @

    Stewart at least 2 weeks away from rehab assignment.

  • Baker, Stewart both get bad news about MRIs

    Daily Herald "Two MRIs, two setbacks. The Cubs got a double dose of unwanted news Tuesday as MRIs on pitcher Scott Baker and third baseman Ian Stewart revealed injuries that will keep them out for the foreseeable future. Baker, who made his first Cactus League start Sunday against Oakland and threw 23..." March 20

  • Ian Stewart to DL; Scott Baker shut down

    Chicago Tribune "The Chicago Cubs will place Ian Stewart on the disabled list to start the season, and have shut down Scott Baker after one Cactus League start. Stewart hasn’t played in a Cactus League game this spring, and reaggravated the quad while playing in a minor league game last Thursday. “I can hit..." March 19

  • Ian Stewart’s quad injury could keep third baseman off Cubs’ Opening Day roster

    Chicago Sun-Times "Ian Stewart’s on-again, off-again spring is off again – and it probably means the third baseman’s off the Opening Day roster. “I don’t know if he’s got enough time,” manager Dale Sveum said Sunday as Stewart took a third day off because of continued quad soreness and was scheduled for another..." March 17

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    Paul Sullivan @

    Ian Stewart back Thursday. Sveum says should get enough ABs to make roster.

  • Cubs can't afford to cut Ian Stewart

    ESPN.com "The theories about Ian Stewart's injury affecting his viability as the Chicago Cubs third baseman seem a bit overhyped. Stewart, though injured most of the spring, is really the only true third baseman in camp who can be projected as the every day starter. The media speculation suggests..." March 11

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    Troy Renck @

    Hoped to see Ian Stewart play today. He's out with leg issue. He's facing uphill climb to make the #Cubs, it appears

  • Quad strain will hamper Ian Stewart’s chance to make team

    Chicago Sun-Times "The diagnosis doesn’t seem to favor his chances, but the Cubs’ Ian Stewart says he’s confident that neither his injured left quad nor his non-guaranteed contract status will prevent him from being the Cubs’ third baseman on Opening Day. MRI results revealed a “mild to moderate” strain that’s..." February 24

  • Ian Stewart to get MRI on left quad

    Chicago Tribune "Chicago Cubs third baseman Ian Stewart will get an MRI on his left quad this morning. Stewart felt a tweak Thursday after rounding first on a double in his first at-bat in an intrasquad game. First base coach Dave McKay asked Stewart for a little more effort while running. “I explained to..." February 22

  • Cubs’ Ian Stewart ready to prove himself after going off the radar

    Chicago Sun-Times "The Cubs were in full-scale freefall during a four-game sweep in Washington one day last September when the media questions dried up and it suddenly occurred to someone to ask manager Dale Sveum about a guy no one had seen in the clubhouse for more than two months. Hey, what’s the deal with Ian..." February 16