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The Chicago Cubs have designated catcher Miguel Montero for release.
Chicago Cubs cut ties with catcher Miguel Montero
A day after Miguel Montero blamed Jake Arrieta for Washington collecting seven steals in a game, the Chicago Cubs have sent the veteran catcher packing and called up a replacement from their Class AAA team in Iowa.
The ball flies past Chicago Cubs third baseman Jeimer Candelario, left, as Washington Nationals' Michael Taylor, right, steals third during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in Washington. Taylor went on to score on the play. Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero was charged with a throwing error on the play.(AP Photo/Nick Wass)
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Joe Lewnard/ Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero gets ready for a drill during Spring training at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona, Wednesday.
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Chicago White Sox’s Tim Anderson celebrates at home plate after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Chicago. New York won 6-5. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
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