The Chicago Cubs have designated 26-year old righty reliever Michael Bowden for assignment again. He pitched in 34 games (0 starts) for the Cubs this year and he was 1-3 with a 4.30 ERA and a 1.25 WHIP. Bowden pitched in 64 games (0 starts) in his two years with the Cubs and he was 1-3 with a 3.63 ERA and a 1.25 WHIP. The Cubs probably are hoping to slide Bowden through waivers again.
UPDATE: (9/6/2013) – The Cubs have outrighted Michael Bowden to AAA.