Cubs and RHP Pedro Strop avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $5.5 million contract.
Pedro Strop requested $6 million and was offered $4.6 million by the Cubs when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
Cubs activated RHP Pedro Strop from the 15-day disabled list.
Pedro Strop (knee, groin) made it through a successful 20-pitch simulated game on Tuesday.
Pedro Strop (knee, groin) is expected to pitch in a simulated game in the next few days.
Pedro Strop (knee, groin) threw a 20-pitch bullpen session Thursday.
Pedro Strop (knee) strained his groin while working out on Wednesday and will be out until late September.
Pedro Strop (knee) reported feeling good after throwing 25 pitches in a bullpen session on Monday.
Pedro Strop (knee) played catch from 60 feet on Wednesday.
Cubs placed RHP Pedro Strop on the 15-day disabled list with a torn meniscus in his left knee.
Pedro Strop will undergo an MRI on his left knee after exiting Wednesday's win over the Angels.
Pedro Strop was helped off the field after suffering an apparent leg injury in the eighth inning of Wednesday's game against the Angels.
Cubs and RHP Pedro Strop avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $4.4 million contract.
Pedro Strop gave up a two-run homer in the ninth to blow a save and take a loss Wednesday against the Cardinals.