Cubs Option Lalli to Triple-A Iowa

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May 30th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The Chicago Cubs Tuesday, activated catcher Steve Clevenger from the 15-day disabled list before their game, optioning catcher Blake Lalli to Triple-A Iowa to make room on the roster. Cubs manager Dale Sveum said that Clevenger, who has been out since April 28 with a right oblique strain, will see the majority of action behind the plate. Regular backstop Geovany Soto is on the DL with a torn meniscus in his left knee