The Cubs are expected to designate RHP Michael Bowden for assignment on Tuesday.
After pitching a scoreless 12th, Michael Bowden gave up three runs in the 13th against the Reds on Monday and took a loss.
Cubs manager Dale Sveum confirmed Thursday that right-hander Michael Bowden will have a bullpen spot.
Michael Bowden is currently stretching himself out in the Dominican Winter League with the goal of competing for a spot in the Cubs rotation in spring training.
Cubs purchased the contract of RHP Michael Bowden from Triple-A Iowa.
Cubs sent RHP Michael Bowden outright to Triple-A Iowa.
Cubs designated RHP Michael Bowden for assignment.
Cubs acquired RHP Michael Bowden and a player to be named later from the Red Sox for OF Marlon Byrd.
Red Sox designated RHP Michael Bowden for assignment.
Michael Bowden got four outs on Saturday and has pitched five scoreless innings this spring.
Red Sox recalled RHP Michael Bowden from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Red Sox optioned RHP Michael Bowden to Triple-A Pawtucket.