Cubs activate LHP Wade from DL, send him to minors

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Chicago Cubs activated left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday and optioned him to Triple-A Iowa.

Wada had been out since June 23 with left deltoid inflammation and was on a rehab assignment with Iowa.

He has gone 1-1 with a 3.73 ERA in seven starts for the Cubs this season.