Phillies purchased the contract of C Paul Bako from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Phillies signed catcher Paul Bako to a minor league contract.
Cubs released catcher Paul Bako.
Paul Bako went 4-for-4 with a homer and two doubles in the Cubs' 20-5 rout of the A's on Monday.
Cubs signed catcher Paul Bako, who had been with the Reds, to a one-year, $725,000 contract.
The Chicago Tribune reports that the Cubs are expected to sign Paul Bako to a one-year, $500,000 contract.
The Cubs have interest in bringing in Paul Bako as a non-roster player, according to The Daily Herald.
The Reds don't plan to re-sign free-agent-to-be Paul Bako, GM Walt Jocketty said.
Paul Bako went 2-for-4 with two home runs as the Reds defeated the Marlins on Monday night.
Paul Bako went 0-for-3 on Sunday and has two hits in the last two weeks.
Paul Bako hit a solo homer against the Braves on Sunday, but the Reds still lost the slugfest 14-7.
Paul Bako had a solo homer, an RBI single and a walk Saturday as the Reds outlasted the Giants 10-9.
Paul Bako was ejected from Saturday's game in the eighth inning for arguing.
Reds signed catcher Paul Bako to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.