The Cubs announced on Saturday that they have acquired RHP Jharel Cotton from the A’s in exchange for cash considerations.
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) November 23, 2019
Cotton missed the entire 2018 season recovering from Tommy John Surgery as well as a right hamstring setback.
He is 11-10 with a 4.95 ERA in 29 career starts (158.1 innings).
Cotton has some upside, posting a 2-0 record with a 2.15 ERA in 5 starts for the A’s in 2017.