Cubs select Alcantara's, Beeler's contracts

CHICAGO – The Cubs have selected the contracts of infielder Arismendy Alcantara and right-handed pitcher Dallas Beeler from Double-A Tennessee.

Alcantara batted .271 with 15 home runs, 69 RBIs and 31 stolen bases in 133 games for Tennessee. Beeler was 4-2 with a 3.13 ERA in nine starts for the minor league club.

The moves announced Wednesday bring Chicago's 40-man roster to 39 players.