Cubs claim Lavarnway off waivers from Dodgers

Cubs claim Lavarnway off waivers from Dodgers

LOS ANGELES -- Catcher Ryan Lavarnway was claimed off waivers from the Dodgers by the Cubs on Friday.

Lavarnway was designated for assignment by the Dodgers during last week's flurry of roster moves at the Winter Meetings.

The Dodgers had claimed Lavarnway off waivers from Boston.

Ken Gurnick is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.