Dempster Hung Too Many – Cubs 4 Brewers 6

Game One Hundred Thirty-Three – Cubs 4 Brewers 6 WP – Yovani Gallardo (15-8) LP – Ryan Dempster (10-10) Save – John Axford (39) The Cubs dropped their seventh straight game at Miller Park on Saturday night. Ryan Dempster did not have anything and was lifted after just four innings … the shortest outing of […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/27/11

Game One Hundred Thirty-Three: Cubs (57-75) vs. Brewers (79-54) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Ryan Dempster (10-9, 4.60/1.38) vs. Yovani Gallardo (14-8, 3.51/1.25) The Cubs have shown over the past five games how they stack up against […]

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Q’s Cubs Throw One Away – Cubs 2 Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two – Cubs 2 Brewers 5 WP – Randy Wolf (11-8) LP – Rodrigo Lopez (4-5) Save – John Axford (38) The Cubs lost their sixth straight game at Miller Park on Friday night. Starlin Castro (1-for-4 with a home run) started the night on a positive note. Castro launched Randy Wolf’s […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/26/11

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two: Cubs (57-74) vs. Brewers (78-54) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Rodrigo Lopez (4-4, 4.97/1.47) vs. Randy Wolf (10-8, 3.45/1.32) The Cubs begin a challenging six-game road trip tonight in Milwaukee with the first […]

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Rambling While Wondering All Things GM

Good day everyone. Please note that I will try to stay facing forward during all important parts of this article. However, you must note, I really enjoy sunflower seeds, so my goal is easier said than done. It is Friday, the Cubs are below .500 and Carlos Pena is still a Cub. With all of […]

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Four Errors and a Bad Outing – Cubs 3 Braves 8

Game One Hundred Thirty-One – Cubs 3 Braves 8 WP – Brandon Beachy (7-2) LP – Matt Garza (6-10) Save – None Most of the Cubs deficiencies were on display during the four-game series against the Braves. Q’s Cubs lost three of four to Atlanta and finished with a 3-4 record in the season series […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/25/11

Game One Hundred Thirty-One: Cubs (57-73) vs. Braves (78-53) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Matt Garza (6-9, 3.62/1.29) vs. Brandon Beachy (6-2, 3.32/1.16) The Cubs seven-game homestand comes to an end today with the series and season […]

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Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 08/25/11

As the season begins to wind down in the minors, player movement again seems to be the norm. Arizona, Boise, Peoria and Daytona have all struggled as they have tried to integrate new players. But Peoria’s Richard Jones is still in play for the Midwest League Triple Crown, while Bryan LaHair is also in the […]

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Cubs Played Wells Enough to Beat the Braves – Cubs 3 Braves 2

Game One Hundred Thirty – Cubs 3 Braves 2 WP – Randy Wells (5-4) LP – Derek Lowe (8-12) Save – Carlos Marmol (30) On a hot August night at Wrigley Field, Randy Wells put together his best outing of the season … and without a doubt his best start since his rookie campaign. Wells […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/24/11

Game One Hundred Thirty: Cubs (56-73) vs. Braves (78-52) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Randy Wells (4-4, 5.84/1.54) vs. Derek Lowe (8-11, 4.73/1.48) Updated 5:02pm CDT – According to multiple reports, the Yankees claimed Carlos […]

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