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Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:56:55 GMT http://backend.userland.com/rss Scout.com > People > Luis Valbuena Scout.com RSS Engine v1.1 (Server:CAMWEB03) 60 Cubs trade for Fowler The Cubs acquired center fielder Dexter Fowler from Houston for pitcher Dan Straily and utility man Luis Valbuena. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1503818-cubs-trade-for-fowler 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1503818-cubs-trade-for-fowler Mon, 19 Jan 2015 21:44:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Cubs Notebook 1/2 After a break for the New Year, Winter League playoffs are back in full force. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1498430-cubs-notebook-1-2 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1498430-cubs-notebook-1-2 Sat, 03 Jan 2015 15:02:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Cubs Dec. 27 Recap The Dominican League playoffs have started and Luis Valbuena hit a three-run homer to give Lara a 5-2 win in Venezuelan Winter League action on Saturday night. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1496173-cubs-dec-27-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1496173-cubs-dec-27-recap Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:44:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Luis Valbuena-Cubs Scout Cubs Dec. 21 Recap Luis Valbuena smacked his 4th homer and Willson Contreras tallied his fifth long ball in Venezuelan Winter League action on Sunday. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1494730-cubs-dec-21-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1494730-cubs-dec-21-recap Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:36:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Luis Valbuena-Cubs Scout Dec. 14 Cubs Recap Javier Baez hit his first homer in the Puerto Rican Winter League and added a double to help Santurce to a 4-2 win over San Juan. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1492253-dec-14-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1492253-dec-14-cubs-recap Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:56:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Cubs Dec. 13 Recap Luis Valbuena delivered a walk-off for Lara while Arismendy Alcantara had a pair of hits in LIcey’s loss. Cubs will hold a press conference to introduce Jon Lester on Monday. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1491885-cubs-dec-13-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1491885-cubs-dec-13-recap Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:40:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Cubs Dec. 12 Recap Luis Valbuena smacked a pair of homers for Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League and Javier Baez collected his first hits in Puerto Rico. The Cubs made the Jason Hammel signing official and also announced a TV deal for 25 games. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1491628-cubs-dec-12-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1491628-cubs-dec-12-recap Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:04:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Luis Valbuena-Cubs Scout Cubs Dec. 4 Recap South Bend Cubs revealed their new logo on Thursday for the 2015 season. It was a light day in winter league action as well as on the ho stove front. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1488783-cubs-dec-4-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1488783-cubs-dec-4-recap Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:40:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Cubs Nov. 30 Recap Luis Valbuena has started playing for Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League as he prepares for the 2015 season. A look at all the winter league action. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1487080-cubs-nov-30-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1487080-cubs-nov-30-recap Mon, 01 Dec 2014 15:35:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Luis Valbuena-Cubs Scout Cubs Nov. 13 Recap Luis Valbuena (pictured) will start playing in the Venezuela Winter League on Nov. 29 for Lara. Mesa ended their Arizona Fall League schedule with a tie and the hot stove is heating up around baseball. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1480511-cubs-nov-13-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1480511-cubs-nov-13-recap Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:52:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Luis Valbuena-Cubs Scout Scouting The MLB - July 1 Our Daily Fantasy Sports expert breaks down Tuesday's MLB slate http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1416139-scouting-the-mlb-july-1 2047 Nate Weitzer http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1416139-scouting-the-mlb-july-1 Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:42:00 GMT 1 532 Scout Fantasy fantasy Scout Scouting The MLB - June 30 Our Daily Fantasy Sports expert breaks down Monday's MLB slate http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1415589-scouting-the-mlb-june-30 2047 Nate Weitzer http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1415589-scouting-the-mlb-june-30 Mon, 30 Jun 2014 03:21:00 GMT 1 532 Scout Fantasy fantasy Scout Cubs sign four, Jan. 16-18 WL recap OF Nate Schierholtz, IF Luis Valbuena, LHP James Russell, and RHP Pedro Strop avoid arbitration and signed one-year deals with the Cubs, who also exchanged salary figures with four others. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1367244-cubs-sign-four-jan-16-18-wl-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1367244-cubs-sign-four-jan-16-18-wl-recap Sun, 19 Jan 2014 18:03:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Dec. 27 Cubs Recap Luis Valbuena hit his fourth homer in the Venezuelan Winter League and Jonathan Mota launched his third long ball of the winter in the Puerto Rican Winter League. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1360606-dec-27-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1360606-dec-27-cubs-recap Sat, 28 Dec 2013 14:06:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Dec. 20-21 Cubs Recap Ryan Searle fanned nine in a complete game as the right-hander won his third straight start in the Australian League. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1359373-dec-20-21-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1359373-dec-20-21-cubs-recap Sun, 22 Dec 2013 14:14:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Cubs sign Veras, Dec. 15-17 Cubs Recap The Cuba added relief pitcher Jose Veras who could close for Chicago in 2014 as the North SIders bolstered their bullpen with another arm this winter. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1358223-cubs-sign-veras-dec-15-17-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1358223-cubs-sign-veras-dec-15-17-cubs-recap Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:10:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Dec. 14 Cubs Recap Ryan Searle recorded nine strikeouts and earned his second win in the Australian Baseball League. An injury sidetrack most of 2013 but the 24-year-old right-hander finished strong with Daytona, including two impressive playoff outings. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1357006-dec-14-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1357006-dec-14-cubs-recap Sun, 15 Dec 2013 17:35:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Dec. 10 Cubs Recap Junior Lake has ended his stay in the DWL, Marcos Mateo picked up his 9th save and Luis Valbuena extended his hitting streak to eight games. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1355813-dec-10-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1355813-dec-10-cubs-recap Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:34:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Dec.7 Cubs Recap 2B Luis Valbuena ripped his third homer, scored three runs and is hitting .329 in the VWL for Lara. RHP Ryan Searle made his debut in the Australian League tossing five shutout innings. LHP Frank Del Valle allowed a run in five innings in a no-decision in the VWL. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1354764-dec-7-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1354764-dec-7-cubs-recap Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:03:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Dec. 5 Cubs Recap Junior Lake continues to log innings in center field as the 23-year-old prepares for the 2014 season at Wrigley in the DWL. In off-field news, the Cubs lost their Rule 5 pick due to a grievance filed by the Phillies. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1354269-dec-5-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1354269-dec-5-cubs-recap Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:42:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Nov. 21-22 Cubs Recap Here's a recap of the Cubs' prospects in the winter leagues including Luis Valbuena's first homer in the VWL. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1349772-nov-21-22-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1349772-nov-21-22-cubs-recap Sat, 23 Nov 2013 15:52:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Nov. 19-20 Cubs Recap Outfielder Rubi Silva has returned to action after missing 10 days with an injury for Ponce in the Puerto Rican League. Junior Lake continues to play centerfield and Luis Valbuena is seeing plenty of action this winter at second. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1349154-nov-19-20-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1349154-nov-19-20-cubs-recap Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:43:00 GMT 0 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Nov. 17-18 Cubs Recap Here's the recap from the past two days for games in the Caribbean Leagues. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1348519-nov-17-18-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1348519-nov-17-18-cubs-recap Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:06:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Nov. 15 Cubs Recap Marcus Hatley earned his sixth save in the Mexican Pacific League, Edwin Maysonet continues to hit in the Puerto Rican League, and Luis Valbuena had his second straight multi-hit game and is getting in work at second base in VWL. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1347325-nov-15-cubs-recap 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1347325-nov-15-cubs-recap Sat, 16 Nov 2013 20:07:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Mesa looks for ring The Mesa Solar Sox (19-11-1) won their final seven games of the season, hanging on for a 1/2 game lead, despite Salt Rive (19-12) winning their final eight games. Kris Bryant capped off his AFL season going 1-3 and scoring three times in Mesa's 9-3 win. They face Surprise (18-12-1) on Saturday, Nov. 16 for the one-game championship match-up. http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1346931-mesa-looks-for-ring 2047 Mike Nester http://www.scout.com/mlb/cubs/story/1346931-mesa-looks-for-ring Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:44:00 GMT 1 260 Chi Cubs cubs Scout Valbuena's struggles continue Hot News for 2B Luis Valbuena http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/1024046-valbuena-s-struggles-continue 2047 Chuck Murr http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/1024046-valbuena-s-struggles-continue Sun, 21 Nov 2010 14:00:13 GMT 0 264 Cleveland indians Indians option Valbuena to AAA Hot News for 2B Luis Valbuena http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/979858-indians-option-valbuena-to-aaa 2047 Chuck Murr http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/979858-indians-option-valbuena-to-aaa Thu, 24 Jun 2010 22:31:17 GMT 0 264 Cleveland indians Homers Help Clippers To 6-3 Win Luis Valbuena hit a two-run homer and Matt LaPorta had a solo shot Saturday night to help power Columbus to a 6-3 win over visiting Indianapolis. David Huff pitched six innings for the win and veteran Matt Herges, the fourth pitcher used by Clippers manager Torey Lovullo, worked the ninth for his third save. LaPorta also had an RBI triple and went 3-for-3 with a walk to put his average at .404. http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/860049-homers-help-clippers-to-6-3-win 2047 Chuck Murr http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/860049-homers-help-clippers-to-6-3-win Sun, 26 Apr 2009 01:44:00 GMT 0 264 Cleveland indians Matt LaPorta Scout Indians' Top Prospects: No. 15 For each of the past 15 years, Indians Ink Magazine has ranked the top prospects in the Cleveland farm system. It began as a top 10 list and turned into a top 50 early this decade. This is our third year ranking the top 100 Tribe minor-leaguers. It factors a player's potential, accomplishments, how he's moved in the system, and projects it to what he could bring to the major-league team. http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/856184-indians-top-prospects-no-15 2047 Chuck Murr http://www.scout.com/mlb/indians/story/856184-indians-top-prospects-no-15 Fri, 17 Apr 2009 13:03:00 GMT 1 264 Cleveland indians Luis Valbuena Scout