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Alec joins the Cubs after being acquired from Kansas City February 8 of this season for minor league OF Donnie Dewees ... he made his major league debut last season, appearing in three games out of the bullpen ... Has gone 19-22 with a 3.03 ERA (132 ER/392.1 IP) in 94 games, including 67 starts, in five minor league seasons ... has fanned 377 batters while walking just 85 ... Posted a 13.50 ERA (5 ER/3.1 IP) in three outings in his first major league action in 2016 ... Named a mid-season All-Star in the South Atlantic League (2013), Carolina League (2015) and Texas League (2016) ... also named a MILB.com organization all-star in 2015 ... Originally drafted by Kansas City in the 22nd round of the 2012 Draft ... Attended the University of Tennessee-Martin, where he set a school record with 30 appearances as a sophomore (2011) ... recorded a 3.94 ERA and 74 strikeouts in 89.0 innings in his junior season ... Graduated from Montgomery Central High School in Cunningham, Tennessee, in 2009 ... named the school's Male Athlete of the Year all four years of high school.

*Courtesy Cubs.com

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