LHP Jack Leathersich has been non-tendered by the Cubs, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reported (Dec. 2)
Leathersich is now free to sign with any club.
The Cubs had claimed Leathersich off waivers from the Mets on Nov. 19.
Leathersich, 25, underwent Tommy John surgery in late-July. In his last game prior to surgery, Leathersich threw 57 pitches for Triple-A Las Vegas.
In 17 appearances for the Mets in 2015, Leathersich had a 2.31 ERA and 1.63 WHIP in 11 2/3 innings.