Pedro Strop RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cubs: Pedro Strop accepts apology from Bob Costas

    CSN Chicago "Bob Costas apologized to Pedro Strop for his bizarre comments about the Cubs reliever’s family during an MLB Network broadcast. The two had a face-to-face meeting on Sunday in the lobby of the team’s St. Louis hotel. Costas had called a Cubs media-relations official to make the request, and..." June 29

  • Costas apologizes to #Cubs Strop face to face

    MLB.com "MLB Network broadcaster Bob Costas met with Cubs pitcher Pedro Strop on Sunday to apologize for comments he made during Friday’s telecast. Strop had entered the game in the eighth inning with the Cubs leading 2-1 against the Cardinals. He served up a game-tying lead off home run to pinch-hitter..." June 29

  • Bob Costas tells Daily News he owes Pedro Strop an apology and will meet with the Cubs' reliever on Sunday

    New York Daily News "Bob Costas is one of the most respected voices in baseball. But even legends strike out on occasion. The veteran broadcaster told the Daily News that he regretted his over-the-top criticism of Chicago reliever Pedro Strop on Friday during his call of the Cubs-Cardinals game for MLB..." June 28

  • Cubs, Strop agree to 1-year, $2.525-million deal

    The Score "The Chicago Cubs and right-hander Pedro Strop have met halfway. The two sides reportedly settled on a one-year, $2.525-million deal on Thursday, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. The reliever initially asked for $3 million, while the Cubs countered with $2 million. " February 06

  • Cubs' Pedro Strop in car accident

    ESPN "Chicago Cubs pitcher Pedro Strop was involved in a car accident in the Dominican Republic on Thursday night, but initial reports indicate he's doing fine, according to a team spokesman. Strop, 29, was 2-4 with a 2.21 ERA and two saves last season after joining the Cubs in a midseason trade in..." November 29

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    MLBRosterMoves @MLBRosterMoves

    The @Cubs place RHP Pedro Strop on 15-day DL (left groin strain); recall LHP Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.

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    Gordon Wittenmyer @GDubCub

    Strop avoids arbitration. $1.325m.

  • Cubs tender contracts to Samardzija, Barney

    Chicago Tribune "The Cubs retained the rights of nine arbitration eligible players, led by pitcher Jeff Samardzija and second baseman Darwin Barney. How long they remain with the Cubs could be dictated by the trade market and the progress of their top prospects. Samardzija, one of the Cubs’ top trade chips,..." December 03

  • Pedro Strop to be Cubs' closer for rest of season

    MLB.com "Kevin Gregg has saved the Cubs this season stepping in to notch his third career 30-save season. But the Cubs have decided to look ahead and will use right-hander Pedro Strop in save situations in the final games. Strop acquired from the Orioles in the Scott Feldman trade was 0-for-3 in save..." September 19

  • Cubs trade Feldman, Clevenger to Orioles for Arrieta, Strop, and international bonus money

    Hardball Talk "Trading season is officially upon us, as Keith Law of ESPN.com reports that the Cubs have traded right-hander Scott Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger to the Orioles for right-hander Pedro Strop, right-hander Jake Arrieta, and about $400,000 in international signing bonus slot amount. It’s..." July 02

  • Teagarden getting closer to rehab assignment; Pedro Strop to resume throwing

    Baltimore Sun "Over the past few days, Orioles manager Buck Showalter has spoken optimistically about getting some of the club’s injured players back soon. “We are hoping to get those four or five guys back at some point soon,” he said Tuesday before the Orioles’ interleague game against the Washington..." May 29

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    Rich Dubroff @RichDubroffCSN

    Pedro Strop goes to the 15-day disabled list with a strained lower back to make room for Steve Johnson. #Orioles #OriolesTalk

  • For Orioles reliever Pedro Strop, confidence never wavered through rough patches

    Baltimore Sun "Orioles reliever Pedro Strop said he’s never lost his confidence even through some rough outings in the first three weeks of the season. And the Orioles’ confidence in Strop to preserve a one-run lead in the eighth inning of their 4-3 win over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night was rewarded in..." April 24