Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 05/22/15

Game Forty-One: Cubs (23-17) vs. Diamondbacks (19-21) Game Time – 8:40pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 188, 844 Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Jon Lester (4-2, 3.70/1.36/3.40) vs. Josh Collmenter (3-5, 5.36/1.36/4.51) The Cubs open a three-game series tonight in Phoenix and will […]


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Cubs Reportedly Looking at RHP Rafael Soriano

Jon Heyman said the Cubs could consider RHP Rafael Soriano as a way to upgrade the bullpen. According to Patrick Mooney, the Cubs have done more than just consider Soriano. Patrick Mooney reported the Cubs “are looking at Rafael Soriano as another way to upgrade their bullpen.” Scott Boras attended Thursday’s game at PETCO Park […]


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Ricketts Family Purchases Three Additional Rooftop Buildings

According to a report from the Tribune, citing Cook County property records as its source, the Ricketts family bought three more rooftop buildings. The Ricketts family, under Greystone Sheffield Holdings, purchased the buildings and the rooftop club businesses for an undisclosed amount. The family bought the properties located at 3637 N. Sheffield, 3617 N. Sheffield […]


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The Daily CCO: Hendricks Goes All the Way, Starlin Castro and Other Cubs News

Kyle Hendricks told the beat writers after his complete game Thursday in San Diego that it was a night he will remember for a long time. Less than a year after earning his first big league victory against the Padres, Hendricks recorded the first complete game shut out of his career in San Diego. Hendricks […]


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Hendricks Keeps the Padres in a Haze for First Complete Game Shut Out – Cubs 3, Padres 0

Game Forty – Cubs 3, Padres 0 WP – Kyle Hendricks (1-1) LP – Odrisamer Despaigne (2-3) Save – None Kris Bryant launched a two-run homer in the first inning. Addison Russell smacked a solo shot in the seventh. And Kyle Hendricks completed the first shut out of his career as the Cubs took the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 05/21/15

Game Forty: Cubs (22-17) vs. Padres (20-21) Game Time – 8:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet Plus, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – PETCO Park, San Diego Kyle Hendricks (0-1, 5.15/1.34/3.89) vs. Odrisamer Despaigne (2-2, 6.75/1.40/5.31) Joe Maddon hands the ball tonight to Kyle […]


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When Javier Baez is Ready, Will the Cubs Shift the Infield?

The Cubs could soon have a very good problem, one that should make the other New York team rather envious … too many players and not enough positions on the field. Javier Baez is applying the adjustments at Triple-A Iowa and producing at the plate. While the Cubs are not in a rush to call […]


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Dylan Cease is Throwing Heat and News from the Cubs Farm

The Cubs selected RHP Dylan Cease in the sixth round of the 2014 draft. And he didn’t throw a pitch in the system until last week. Cease was considered first round talent but due to an elbow injury he slipped down to the sixth round. The Cubs used pool money saved by inking Kyle Schwarber, […]


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The Daily CCO: The Cubs are Playing ‘Em All Close

The Cubs played another close game Wednesday night and edged out the Padres by a final of 3-2. The first two games in San Diego have been one-run games. The Cubs and Padres have each scored a total of six runs while splitting the two games. The Cubs have seemingly been in just about every […]


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Cubs Reportedly One of Eleven Teams in the Mix for Cuban OF Eddy Julio Martinez

The Cubs are expected to be big spenders on the International market in July and have already been connected to several of the top International prospects, including five of MLB.com’s top 30. If the numbers are correct, the Cubs are going to fly past their International signing bonus pool. The Cubs are reportedly one of […]


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