Chicago Tribune "The Chicago Cubs and outfielder Ryan Sweeney quickly reached a two-year $3.5 million agreement Tuesday. "I'm glad to be back and have this taken care of soon'' said Sweeney who batted .266 with six home runs and 19 RBIs in 70 games. The left-handed hitting Sweeney missed more than two months..." October 09
CSN Chicago "The last time Ryan Sweeney found himself at Triple-A to start the season he was a 22-year-old No. 1-rated prospect in the White Sox minor league system on the cusp of a potentially great career. Six years and myriad of injuries later Sweeney is fighting for his baseball future during the Cubs’..." September 08
Sweeney (rib) to start Az rookie league rehab assignment Saturday expected off DL 9/1.
MassLive.com "Ryan Sweeney returned home to Iowa once the Red Sox released him, and he's not going to have to travel far to start the season. Sweeney signed a minor league deal with the Cubs on Tuesday, and he's going to report to Des Moines, Iowa, on Wednesday — that's where the Cubs' Triple-A team is. He..." April 02
WEEI Boston "The Red Sox announced on Saturday night that they’ve released outfielder Ryan Sweeney, who exercised the opt-out clause in his minor league deal on Friday. Sweeney, who signed with the Sox after Ryan Kalish underwent surgery late in the offseason, hit .217 with a .308 OBP and .239 slugging mark in..." March 31
Ryan Sweeney has requested his release from the #RedSox, team has two days to grant it.
Boston Herald "By now, a decade after being drafted by the Chicago White Sox, Ryan Sweeney knows that spring training statistics aren’t the best determinant of whether a player should make a team. Sometimes, though, the numbers are impossible to ignore. As much as any player in Red Sox camp, Sweeney is..." March 26