Carlos Villanueva News Archive
Villanueva will make his regularly scheduled start next weekend against the Reds, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports.
Villanueva was victimized by the Cardinals on Saturday, allowing nine runs on 10 hits over three innings.
Villanueva earned the win Sunday with five solid innings against the Phillies. He struck out three and walked none in the 8-3 victory.
Villanueva will start Sunday against the Phillies, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Villanueva is still scheduled to start Sunday against the Phillies, but manager Rick Renteria said the team will talk about its options Friday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Villanueva took his second consecutive loss Wednesday, allowing the Pirates to string three hits together in the 16th inning.
Villanueva took the loss out of the bullpen on Opening Day, allowing a walkoff home run to the Pirates' Neil Walker in the 10th inning Monday.
Villanueva will start the Cubs' sixth game of the year on April 6, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Villanueva has been named as the fifth starter for the Cubs, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Chris Rusin gave up four home runs Wednesday, which could still give Villanueva a shot at a spot in the rotation.