Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 04/15/15

Game Eight: Cubs (4-3) vs. Reds (5-3) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WPWR My50 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (0-1, 5.79/1.93/2.11) vs. Jason Marquis (0-0, 4.50/1.17/3.80) Jackie Robinson Day The Cubs join all of Major League Baseball by […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Not Ruling Out Possibility of Kris Bryant Making Debut During Homestand

Jackie Robinson Day The Cubs have an open spot on its 40-man roster and now a need at third base with Tommy La Stella on the DL and Mike Olt less than 100 percent. Could Kris Bryant make his debut this weekend before the Cubs hit the road for a week in Pittsburgh and Cincinnati? […]


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Cubs Go Down Swinging – Reds 3, Cubs 2

Game Seven – Cubs 2, Reds 3 WP – Anthony DeSclafani (1-0) LP – Jake Arrieta (1-1) Save – Aroldis Chapman (3) Welington Castillo hit a two-run pinch hit homer in the eighth that cut the Reds lead to 3-2. Starlin Castro singled and Matt Szczur walked against Aroldis Chapman in the ninth. With the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 04/14/15

Game Seven: Cubs (4-2) vs. Reds (4-3) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (1-0, 0.00/0.86/2.26) vs. Anthony DeSclafani (0-0, 3.00/1.00/4.14) After back-to-back victories in their final at bat, the Cubs will shoot […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Recall LHP Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa, Place INF Tommy La Stella on DL

The Cubs announced two roster moves Tuesday afternoon. The Cubs placed INF Tommy La Stella on the 15-day DL retroactive to April 9 with right cage inflammation. LHP Zac Rosscup was recalled from Triple-A Iowa to take La Stella’s spot on the active roster. Rosscup will be available for the Cubs Tuesday night against the Reds. […]


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Cubs AGM Randy Bush is Watching Iowa, Providing Updates on Kris Bryant

The Kris Bryant Watch is not limited to the fan base or media, the front office is also keeping a close eye on Bryant as he gets closer to making his Major League debut. Jed Hoyer joined David Kaplan and Brook Weisbrod Tuesday morning on The Kap & Haugh Show. Hoyer talked about the Cubs’ […]


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MLB Investigation Remains Ongoing, Decision could be made Fairly Soon on Tampering Charges Filed against Cubs

Major League Baseball has not made a decision on the tampering charges filed by the Rays against the Cubs for hiring Joe Maddon. The Rays maintain that Maddon would not have opted out of his contract had he not known the Cubs were willing to hire him. The issue that was supposed to be cleared […]


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The Daily CCO: Bryant a Possible Option if Injuries to Olt and La Stella Linger and Other Cubs News

The Cubs are two games over .500 for the first time since the end of the 2009 season, which means under Ricketts family ownership the Cubs had not been more than a game over .500 (2-1 after three games in 2013) until last night. The Cubs are trying to avoid placing Tommy La Stella and […]


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James Russell Reports to Iowa and Cubs Minor League Transactions and Disabled List

The Cubs addition of LHP James Russell back to the organization and RHP Pierce Johnson being placed on the 7-day DL to start the season headlined several roster moves the front office made at the beginning of the minor league season. James Russell re-signed with the organization that drafted him. Russell inked a minor league […]


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Soler Supplies the Power, Alcantara Provides the Walk-Off Win in Extras – Cubs 7, Reds 6

Game Six – Cubs 7, Reds 6 – 10 innings WP – Hector Rondon (1-0) LP – Manny Parra (0-1) Save – None For the second time in as many days the Cubs won a game in their last at bat. With the bases loaded and one out in the 10th inning, Arismendy Alcantara singled to […]


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