Cubs' Harden, Heilman claimed
Chicago Cubs pitchers Rich Harden and Aaron Heilman have been claimed off waivers by contending teams, according to industry sources.
An American League source with knowledge of the process indicated the Minnesota Twins may be the team that claimed Harden. He will become a free agent after the 2009 season.
Claiming a player off waivers allows both teams 72 hours to work out a deal. The selling team can get a player back in a trade, let the player go without compensation or pull the ...
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