Blake DeWitt accepts Cubs assignment and will be outrighted to Iowa. Still gets $1.1 mil and a chance to compete for roster spot.— Paul Sullivan (@PWSullivan) February 20, 2012
Tweet from Paul Sullivan. DeWitt has cleared waivers, accepted an outright assignment to Iowa, and will be a NRI in camp. By doing this, he keeps his $1.1m salary for 2012.