Rafael Soriano could be added to the Cubs' bullpen next week.
Rafael Soriano tossed a scoreless inning Monday in his first appearance with Double-A Tennessee.
Rafael Soriano has been assigned to Double-A Tennessee.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Thursday that Rafael Soriano is unlikely to join the major league bullpen until after the All-Star break.
Cubs signed RHP Rafael Soriano to a minor league contract.
Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports that the Cubs are closing in on a deal with free agent reliever Rafael Soriano.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the Blue Jays, Cardinals and Cubs have been the "most aggressive" pursuers of Rafael Soriano.
Rafael Soriano will have an open throwing session for teams on June 11 in the Dominican Republic.
Free agent Rafael Soriano, armed with a new agent, said he's been working out and will be ready to pitch whenever he signs with a club.
Patrick Mooney of CSN Chicago reports that the Cubs are considering adding Rafael Soriano to upgrade their bullpen.
According to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald, the Marlins are no longer considering adding free agent reliever Rafael Soriano.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that Rafael Soriano is "one of several options" the Marlins are considering and they are interested in him "only at a low price."
MLB.com's Joe Frisaro hears that the Marlins are "very much engaged" in discussions with Rafael Soriano's agent, Scott Boras.
Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports that the Marlins have expressed interest in free agent reliever Rafael Soriano.