|Oct. 24 2:50 PM PT3:50 PM MT4:50 PM CT5:50 PM ET17:50 ET21:50 GMT5:50 CST2:50 PM MST4:50 PM EST5:20 PM VEN1:50 UAE (+1)4:50 PM CT-Recker has been designated for assignment by the Cubs.
Analysis: Newly-acquired Carlos Gutierrez replaces Recker on the 40-man roster. Recker appeared in 22 games this season between the A's and Cubs.
|Aug. 27 1:45 PM PT2:45 PM MT3:45 PM CT4:45 PM ET16:45 ET20:45 GMT4:45 CST1:45 PM MST3:45 PM EST4:15 PM VEN0:45 UAE (+1)3:45 PM CT-The Chicago Cubs have acquired Recker from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for catcher and first baseman Blake Lalli.
Analysis: Recker was a member of Oakland's opening day roster but was sent to Triple-A Sacramento after hitting .129 in 31 at-bats over 13 games. Recker has hit .146 in 18 big league games overall, while he's put up a .273 average with 98 homers in eight seasons in the minors. The Cubs assigned Recker to Triple-A Iowa.