The Daily CCO: Fowler’s Fun Day, La Stella Dinged Up and Other Cubs News

Dexter Fowler received a warm welcome Friday in his return to Coors Field. And he responded by leading the Cubs to back-to-back wins Saturday and Sunday over the Rockies. Fowler tripled twice Saturday. It was the second triple that drove in two runs that appeared to relax his teammates. Then Fowler delivered the game winner […]


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Dexter Delivers the Game Winner – Cubs 6, Rockies 5

Game Five – Cubs 6, Rockies 5 WP – Neil Ramirez (1-0) LP – LaTroy Hawkins (1-1, BS 2) Save – Hector Rondon (2) Down to his last strike with the tying run on first base, Dexter Fowler delivered Sunday afternoon in Denver as the Cubs won in dramatic fashion over the Rockies. And took […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 04/12/15

Game Five: Cubs (2-2) vs. Rockies (4-1) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 187, 844 Location – Coors Field, Denver Kyle Hendricks (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Jordan Lyles (1-0, 3.00/1.00/1.20) The Cubs wrap up the weekend series in Denver this afternoon […]


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Kyle Schwarber Blasts First Double-A Home Run

While Chris Coghlan, Mike Olt, and Starlin Castro were hitting balls out of Coors Field and Kris Bryant was going deep for his first longball of the season, Kyle Schwarber launched his first Double-A homer on Saturday night. Kyle Schwarber went 2-for-4 with a home run in the Smokies 6-2 loss to the Mississippi Braves. […]


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The Daily CCO: Mike Olt Feels Lucky and Cubs News and Notes

Mike Olt picked up his second hit of the young season, a solo homer in the third inning after Chris Coghlan went yard, the second of back-to-back jacks for the Cubs. Olt was 1-for-4 on Saturday night before he stepped in the box in the ninth inning. Olt was hit by a pitch on his […]


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Bryant Hits First Homer of the Season, Russell Turns in Highlight Reel Play in I-Cubs Victory

Kris Bryant entered play Saturday night 1-for-8 with three strikeouts, a RBI and a stolen base in Iowa’s first two games of the season. Bryant broke out in a big way in Iowa’s third game and helped the I-Cubs beat the Memphis Redbirds 13-0. Kris Bryant went 3-for-4 with a double, a home run, a […]


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Cubs Out Slug and Outlast the Rockies – Cubs 9, Rockies 5

Game Four – Cubs 9, Rockies 5 WP – Jason Hammel (1-0) LP – Kyle Kendrick (1-1) Save – None Dexter Fowler led off the game with a triple and set the tone for the Cubs offense. Fowler scored the Cubs’ first run and drove in the next two with another triple in the second […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 04/11/15

Game Four: Cubs (1-2) vs. Rockies (4-0) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Coors Field, Denver Jason Hammel (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Kyle Kendrick (1-0, 0.00/1.00/1.58) It’s a new day and the Cubs will shoot to put […]


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The Daily CCO: Maddon Not Monitoring the Minors, the Kris Bryant Watch and Other Cubs News

Friday was a frustrating day for the Chicago Cubs. Instead of recording their first road win of the season, the Cubs did not capitalize and basically gave a game away. Three games into the season and the Cubs are 2-for-25 with runners in scoring position. Starlin Castro has both of those hits and only one […]


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Welington Castillo in Cubs Limbo

Welington Castillo is no longer the starting catcher and is not considered the Cubs backup catcher either. Castillo is the backup to David Ross who is the backup to Miguel Montero, which means unless one of the two veterans land on the DL, Castillo will see very little playing time. Joe Maddon started his third […]


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