Cubs call up Beliveau, send down Dolis

July, 22, 2012
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Padilla By Doug Padilla
ESPNChicago.com
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ST. LOUIS -- The Chicago Cubs added one more left-hander to the bullpen when Jeff Beliveau was recalled Sunday from Triple-A Iowa.

To make room on the roster, right-hander Rafael Dolis was optioned back to Triple-A Iowa.

After starting the season with just one left-hander in James Russell, the Cubs now have three in Russell, Scott Maine and Beliveau.

Beliveau, 25, the Cubs’ 2011 minor league pitcher of the year, was 4-5 with a 4.05 ERA in 34 relief appearances at Iowa. He had 47 strikeouts in 40 innings with just 17 walks. Throwing out a rough outing on July 2, Beliveau has a 3.18 in his remaining 33 outings.

Dolis was 2-4 with a 6.44 ERA over two separate stints with the Cubs this season.

Doug Padilla

Chicago White Sox beat reporter
Doug joined ESPN Chicago in July 2010 and covers the Chicago White Sox for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000.

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