Cubs Set to Call-Up Javier Baez, Tsuyoshi Wada, Trevor Cahill and Quintin Berry

According to multiple reports, the first wave of September call-ups Tuesday will be four players, two position players and two pitchers. The Cubs will officially add INF Javier Baez, LHP Tsuyoshi Wada, RHP Trevor Cahill and OF Quintin Berry to the active roster Tuesday. The Cubs will have to open two spots on the 40-man […]


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A Rather Grimm Night for the Cubs – Reds 13, Cubs 6

Game One Hundred Thirty – Cubs 6, Reds 13 WP – Ryan Mattheus (2-4) LP – Justin Grimm (2-4, BS 2) Save – Aroldis Chapman (26) The Cubs scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth and took a 5-3 lead into the sixth. Justin Grimm served up two, two-run homers in the sixth. […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/31/15

Game One Hundred Thirty: Cubs (74-55) vs. Reds (53-76) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (6-6, 4.11/1.23/3.50) vs. Michael Lorenzen (3-8, 5.46/1.65/5.75) The Cubs return to Wrigley and open a six-game homestand […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Acquire OF Austin Jackson, Cash from Seattle for PTBNL and International Slot, INF Mike Olt Designated for Assignment

Updated 6:30pm CDT – The Cubs announced the deal that acquired OF Austin Jackson from the Mariners. The Cubs acquired outfielder Austin Jackson and a cash consideration from the Seattle Mariners for international signing bonus slot number four ($211,100) and a player to be named. To make room for Jackson on the 40-man roster, infielder […]


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Cubs Lefty Eric Jokisch Named PCL Pitcher of the Week

Minor League Baseball announced its player and pitcher of the week honors Monday, and LHP Eric Jokisch was named the Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Week (Aug. 24-30). Eric Jokisch was 2-0 with a 0.69 ERA and 0.69 WHIP. Jokisch allowed one run on six hits with three walks and six strikeouts over 13 […]


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Jake Arrieta Named National League Player of the Week

Major League Baseball announced its Players of the Week for the National League and American League on Monday afternoon. The Blue Jays’ Edwin Encarnacion took home the weekly honor in the Junior Circuit. And to no surprise, the Cubs’ Jake Arrieta earned the honor in Senior Circuit. Jake Arrieta was named NL Player of the Week […]


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The Daily CCO: Jake Arrieta Caps Incredible Month with a No-No

Jake Arrieta tossed a no-hitter Sunday night, and Arrieta ended a rough six-game road trip on an extremely high note. And the Cubs gained ground in the NL Wild Card race. With the Pirates and Giants losing Sunday, the Cubs will enter play Monday night 5 ½ games, six in the loss column, ahead of […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Jake Arrieta Makes History

Jake Arrieta pitched his way into the history books Sunday Night and ended road trip with a truly dominating performance. Arrieta didn’t just pitch a no-hitter, he no-hit the Dodgers. Arrieta faced two over the minimum with 12 strikeouts on 116 pitches, 80 for strikes. Jake Arrieta will be named NL Pitcher of the Week […]


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Amazing Jake! Arrieta No Hits the Dodgers – Cubs 2, Dodgers 0

Game One Hundred Twenty-Nine – Cubs 2, Dodgers 0 WP – Jake Arrieta (17-6) LP – Alex Wood (9-9) Save – None Jake Arrieta snapped the Cubs skid Sunday night by putting his name in the history books. Jake Arrieta no-hit the Los Angeles Dodgers and completed one of the most dominating performances in franchise […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 08/30/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Nine: Cubs (73-55) vs. Dodgers (72-56) Game Time – 7:08pm CDT Coverage – TV: ESPN Sunday Night Baseball – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 187, 844 Location – Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Jake Arrieta (16-6, 2.22/0.98/2.57) vs. Alex Wood (9-8, 3.70/1.41/3.57) The Cubs week-long stay on the West […]


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