May 7 4:44 PM PT5:44 PM MT6:44 PM CT7:44 PM ET19:44 ET23:44 GMT7:44 4:44 PM MST6:44 PM EST7:14 PM VEN3:44 UAE (+1)6:44 PM CT-The Chicago Cubs are working out a plan for their rotation after they placed Brett Anderson on the 10-day disabled list Sunday with a lower back strain. Analysis: Anderson's back started bothering him in the first inning of Saturday night's 11-6 loss to the New York Yankees. He recorded just one out and was charged with five runs and six hits.
May 2 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET1:21 ET5:21 GMT13:21 10:21 PM MST12:21 AM EST12:51 AM VEN9:21 UAE12:21 AM CT-Brett Anderson fell to 2-1, allowing seven runs on seven hits and one walk in 1.1 innings, as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 10-2 on Monday. Anderson struck out one, ending the game with a 6.23 ERA and 1.85 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 13 6:21 PM PT7:21 PM MT8:21 PM CT9:21 PM ET21:21 ET1:21 GMT9:21 6:21 PM MST8:21 PM EST8:51 PM VEN5:21 UAE (+1)8:21 PM CT-Anderson beat his former team with five solid innings as the Chicago Cubs blanked the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0. Anderson (1-0) won in his Wrigley Field debut for the Cubs, allowing three hits but walking four. Analysis: The lefty lowered his ERA to 0.84 through two starts with his new club.
Apr. 8 10:17 AM PT11:17 AM MT12:17 PM CT1:17 PM ET13:17 ET17:17 GMT1:17 10:17 AM MST12:17 PM EST12:47 PM VEN21:17 UAE12:17 PM CT-Anderson had a strong Cubs debut in a no-decision Friday, giving up one run, five hits and a walk in 5 2/3 innings while striking out four against Milwaukee. Analysis: Anderson was limited to four appearances with the Dodgers last year mostly because of a back problem, but he won the No. 5 spot in Chicago's rotation in spring training and could soon be fantasy relevant. After all, Cubs coaches helped make Jake Arrieta and Kyle Hendricks into studs.