Cubs officially release righty pitcher

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Gary A Vasquez - USA Today Sports
Gary A Vasquez - USA Today Sports

The Chicago Cubs have officially released Triple-A Iowa starting pitcher Jen-Ho Tseng on Thursday.

He was DFA'd to make room for Allen Webster on the 40-man roster.

Tseng has cleared waivers and can sign with any team. He was 34-35 with a 3.85 ERA (265 ER/619.0 IP) in 113 minor league appearances (111 starts) in five minor league seasons in the Cubs organization.

He is 1-0 with a 9.00 ERA (8 ER/8.0 IP) in three major league outings, two as a starter.

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