Cubs designate DeWitt for assignment
The latest dire victim of the Cubs' clubhouse virus is third baseman Ian Stewart, which made infielder Blake DeWitt the latest indirect victim.
Here's the way DeWitt found himself designated for assignment by the Cubs for the second time in six months:
Sunday starter Matt Garza contracted the flu, so Travis Wood had to be summoned from the minors for a one-time start. That meant the Cubs needed a vacated roster spot and .138 hitter DeWitt was the odd-man out.
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