Guess I was wrong...Prior to minors
According to the Sun-Times and Rotoworld, Prior will not be in April's rotation, and will be sent down to the minors.
"The Chicago Sun-Times reports that Mark Prior will not be in the Cubs' April rotation and may not get another start in an official Cactus League game.
Prior will pitch in a minor league game Friday, but reportedly will begin the season at Triple-A or on the disabled list. ''I don't think we are going to have enough time and innings to continue to stretch out as many people as we [have],'' manager Lou Piniella said. That leaves the fifth-starter job down to Angel Guzman and Wade Miller, who seemingly has the upper hand. Mar. 15 - 9:51 am et
Source:Chicago Sun-Times "