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Cubs Call Up Zambrano

August 21, 2001

CHICAGO (AP) _ The Chicago Cubs purchased the contract of right-hander Carlos Zambrano from Triple-A Iowa on Monday and optioned left-hander Will Ohman before the second game of a doubleheader against Milwaukee.

Zambrano, 20, made his major league debut against the Brewers, who fell 7-4 to the Cubs in the opener.

Zambrano was 9-4 with a 3.98 ERA in 23 starts for Iowa, and is 27-18 with 3.61 ERA in four seasons minor league innings with the Cubs.

Ohman was 0-1 with a 7.71 ERA in 11 games for the Cubs.

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