Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/01/15

Game One Hundred Three: Cubs (55-47) vs. Brewers (44-60) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  ABC-7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Kyle Hendricks (4-5, 3.81/1.17/3.36) vs. Matt Garza (5-11, 5.20/1.55/4.74) It’s Kyle Hendricks turn as the Cubs look to make it […]


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The Daily CCO: Epstein Addresses Cubs Moves Prior to the Deadline and Other News and Notes

The Cubs topped the Brewers for the second night in a row and with their third straight win Friday moved within a game of the Giants in the NL Wild Card race. Yes, it is August 1 and scoreboard watching kicked into gear as the deadline passed. The Cubs made two additions prior to the […]


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Hammel Gets Back on Track, Cubs Down the Brewers – Cubs 4, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Two – Cubs 4, Brewers 1 WP – Jason Hammel (6-5) LP – Taylor Jungmann (5-3) Save – Hector Rondon (15) Jason Hammel kept the Brewers off balance and allowed one run in 5 2/3 innings. Starlin Castro drove in the first two runs, Addison Russell added a run scoring single with […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Acquire RHP Dan Haren and RHP Tommy Hunter, Trade OF Junior Lake, DFA RHP Ben Rowen

The Cubs added two pitchers to the big league team as prior four roster moves prior to Friday’s non-waiver trade deadline The Cubs acquired RHP Dan Haren and cash ($500,000) from the Marlins for minor leaguers, RHP Ivan Pineyro and SS Elliot Soto. The Cubs traded OF Junior Lake to the Baltimore Orioles for RHP […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 07/31/15

Game One Hundred Two: Cubs (54-47) vs. Brewers (44-59) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Jason Hammel (5-5, 3.20/1.02/3.16) vs. Taylor Jungmann (5-2, 2.14/1.05/3.23) The Cubs will look for their third straight win […]


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Cubs Reportedly Acquire RHP Tommy Hunter from the Orioles for OF Junior Lake

According to multiple reports, the Cubs acquired RHP Tommy Hunter prior to the deadline from the Orioles for OF Junior Lake. The Cubs have not announced the deal but are expected to Thursday afternoon. RHP Tommy Hunter is a free agent at the end of the season and is having a good year for the […]


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Report: Cubs Discussing a Deal with the Dodgers for LHP Alex Wood

Report: Cubs Discussing a Deal with the Dodgers for LHP Alex Wood According to a report from Joel Sherman, the Cubs are talking to the Dodgers about LHP Alex Wood. Updated 2:31pm CDT – According to Ken Rosenthal, the Dodgers did not discuss Alex Wood with the Cubs. The Indians asked about Wood as part […]


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Cubs Reportedly Acquire RHP Dan Haren from the Marlins

Cubs Reportedly Acquire RHP Dan Haren from the Marlins According to reports from Gordon Wittenmyer and Clark Spencer, the Cubs have acquired veteran right hander Dan Haren from the Marlins. The trade is expected to be announced once the medicals are approved. The Cubs have not announced the deal and reports have not surfaced as […]


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The Daily CCO: The Last Day of July and Cubs News and Notes

It’s Deadline Day and with Thursday night’s come from behind win over the Brewers the Cubs guaranteed themselves a winning July. The Cubs will play meaningful games in August for the first time in six years. With one game left on the schedule, the Cubs are 14-12 in July after posting a 14-13 record in […]


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Cubs Reportedly Talking to Orioles about Tommy Hunter and Indians about RHP Carlos Carrasco

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs are talking to the Orioles about sending a prospect to Baltimore for RHP Tommy Hunter. And the Cubs are one of the teams discussing RHP Carlos Carrasco with the Indians. The Cubs would like to add at least one starting pitcher and a late-inning reliever to […]


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