Luis Valbuena (pinkie) is expected to return to the Cubs' lineup on Wednesday against the Rockies.
Luis Valbuena (pinkie) is not in the Cubs' starting lineup on Monday night against the Rockies.
Luis Valbuena (pinkie) was able to play catch and hit in the batting cage on Sunday afternoon.
Luis Valbuena is considered day-to-day after X-rays on his jammed right pinkie came back negative.
Luis Valbuena left Saturday's game against the Nationals after jamming his right pinkie.
Luis Valbuena homered off Steve Cishek in the top of the ninth to lead the Cubs to a 4-3 win over the Marlins on Thursday.
Luis Valbuena went 2-for-6 and hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the 13th Monday against the Reds.
Cubs manager Dale Sveum said Wednesday that Luis Valbuena is a candidate to hit leadoff some against left-handed pitching.
Luis Valbuena hit a solo home run and scored two runs in the Cubs' 11-2 victory over the Angels Saturday.
With the recent injury to Ian Stewart, Luis Valbuena has the opportunity to open the season as the Cubs' starting third baseman.
Cubs and INF Luis Valbuena avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $930,000 contract.
Luis Valbuena went 3-for-4 with a solo homer in a losing effort against the Reds on Friday.
Luis Valbuena went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and a run scored in Saturday's win over the Diamondbacks.
Luis Valbuena went 3-for-5 with a three-run homer in Monday's win over the White Sox.