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Cubs roster move: Wade Miley to injured list, Mark Leiter Jr. recalled

The Cubs pitcher will have a few days to rest his shoulder.

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Wade Miley, who is off to a fairly good start with the Cubs, reported some shoulder issues after his last start, so the team today placed him on the 15-day injured list with a left shoulder strain, retroactive to Thursday.

Here are the probable pitchers for the upcoming Milwaukee series:

To replace him on the active roster, Mark Leiter Jr. was recalled from Triple-A Iowa.

Leiter has made five appearances (three starts) for the Cubs with a 6.57 ERA.

Remember that the Cubs will be permitted a 27th man for Monday's doubleheader (and also for the DH Saturday against the Cardinals).

Today's game preview will post at 11:30 a.m. CT.