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Justin Grimm promoted to Chicago Cubs

By Jordan Conigliaro
Published On: Sep 02 2013 10:45:57 PM CDT

Bristol native Justin Grimm has been promoted from the Des Moines Iowa Cubs to Chicago.

Grimm has been pitching for Class AAA Des Moines since being traded from the Texas Rangers to the Chicago Cubs in June.

Grimm heard about his promotion while in Nashville Monday night for a minor league game.

The former Virginia High Bearcat was 7-7 with the Rangers this season.