The Daily CCO: Day Two Much Better for Bryant, the Red Bull Commercial and Other Cubs News

In case you haven’t noticed, the Cubs team is fun to watch. While Saturday’s walk-off win could have been avoided it was another game the Cubs would have lost in previous years. Instead the Cubs won their third game in the last seven days in the final at bat. Kris Bryant was in the middle […]


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Starlin Castro Delivers a Happy Ending in Extra Innings – Cubs 7, Padres 6

Game Ten – Cubs 7, Padres 6 – 11 innings WP – Zac Rosscup (1-0) LP – Craig Kimbrel (0-1) Save – None It took 11 innings and a bases loaded single from Starlin Castro but the Cubs won the middle game of the series with the Padres on Saturday afternoon. The Cubs had a […]


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Mike Olt Could Miss More Time than First Expected with Broken Wrist

The Cubs placed Mike Olt on the 15-day disabled list prior to Friday’s game with a hairline fracture in his right wrist. Olt was hit on his wrist last Saturday night at Coors Field by Rockies’ reliever Adam Ottavino. It was reported Friday Olt would be in a cast for three weeks before he could […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 04/18/15

Game Ten: Cubs (5-4) vs. Padres (7-4) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (0-0, 10.38/2.08/2.28) vs. Tyson Ross (1-0, 3.75/1.50/2.72) It’s the first Saturday of the season at Wrigley and the Cubs […]


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The Daily CCO: Time for the Cubs to Just Play Baseball

With all the openers, the built in off days and the Kris Bryant Watch out of the way, it’s time for the Cubs to get into the routine of the season and just focus on the game. The Cubs do not have another scheduled day off until April 30. After the two remaining games with […]


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Addison Russell Playing Second Base Throughout the Weekend and Cubs News from the Farm

When Spring Training ended, the Iowa Cubs expected to have Kris Bryant, Javier Baez and Addison Russell in its lineup for the home opener. Due to Bryant’s call-up and Baez on leave, Russell was the only one of the three that took the field Friday night in front of 12,669 fans at Principal Park, the […]


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Two Pitches, Two Home Runs and a Cubs Loss – Padres 5, Cubs 4

Game Nine – Cubs 4, Padres 5 WP – James Shields (2-0) LP – Brian Schlitter (0-1, BS 1) Save – Craig Kimbrel (4) The Cubs led 4-2 in the seventh inning but a second bad call by homeplate umpire Sam Holbrook and a poor pitch from Brian Schlitter turned the game around in favor […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Select Contract of Kris Bryant from Triple-A Iowa, Place INF Mike Olt on 15-Day DL

The Cubs made it official Friday morning. The Cubs selected the contract of Kris Bryant from Triple-A Iowa. Bryant was added to the team’s 40-man roster and activated for Friday’s game. With the addition of Kris Bryant, the Cubs’ 40-man roster currently stands at 40 players. INF Mike Olt was placed on the 15-day DL […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Place RHP Neil Ramirez on 15-Day DL, Activate OF Chris Denorfia

The Cubs announced Friday RHP Neil Ramirez was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation retroactive to April 16. The Cubs activated OF Chris Denorfia from the 15-day DL to take his spot on the active roster. With Ramirez on the DL, the Cubs have 12 pitchers on the active roster and […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 04/17/15

Game Nine: Cubs (5-3) vs. Padres (6-4) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: ABC 7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jason Hammel (1-0, 4.50/1.33/3.14) vs. James Shields (1-0, 2.08/0.92/3.82) Following one of the more memorable off days in recent years, the […]


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