Cubs invite Henderson, Kawasaki to big league camp
CHICAGO (AP) Relief pitcher Jim Henderson and infielder Munenori Kawasaki are among the 24 non-roster players invited to the Chicago Cubs' big league camp for spring training.
Henderson went 2-2 with a 4.11 ERA in 44 appearances with the New York Mets last year. Kawasaki hit .333 in 14 games with the Cubs.
The World Series champions will hold their first full-squad workout on Feb. 18.
Top prospects Eloy Jimenez and Ian Happ also will report to major league camp.
The list of non-roster invitees was announced on Friday.