Cubs call up Logan Watkins

Updated: August 4, 2013, 1:23 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs placed infielder Luis Valbuena on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday with a right oblique strain and recalled infielder Logan Watkins to take his place.

According to manager Dale Sveum, Valbuena injured himself 4-5 days ago and then re-injured himself pinch-hitting on Friday.

Watkins, 23, was hitting .243 with an on-base percentage of .333 at Triple-A Iowa this season after being the Cubs minor league player of the year in 2012 when he produced ...

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