Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Saturday that Mike Montgomery and Brett Anderson could share the fifth starter's role, rather than either winning it outright this spring.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Sunday that Mike Montgomery and Brett Anderson will each get a chance to pitch in the first week of spring training games.
Mike Montgomery said he'll enter spring training as a starter.
Mike Montgomery allowed three runs -- but just one earned -- over six innings, striking out seven, against the Brewers on Thursday.
Mike Montgomery turned in a solid start on Wednesday, yielding just one run in five innings, but settled for a no-decision as the Cubs lost to the Brewers.
Mike Montgomery will start on Wednesday in Milwaukee.
Mike Montgomery allowed four runs -- three earned -- over four innings Thursday against the Giants.
Mike Montgomery gave up three runs in five innings Friday against the Dodgers.
Mike Montgomery held the Rockies to one run over 4 1/3 innings Saturday.
Cubs acquired LHP Mike Montgomery and RHP Jordan Pries from the Mariners in exchange for 1B Dan Vogelbach and RHP Paul Blackburn.
Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan reports that the Cubs are close to acquiring Mike Montgomery.
Mike Montgomery will start Sunday in Toronto.
Mike Montgomery wasn't at his best in a losing effort against the Astros on Sunday, allowing three runs on seven hits over his five innings of work.
Mike Montgomery will start Sunday against the Astros.