The Daily CCO: Theo Epstein is Committed to the Cubs, Reportedly Getting Closer on a New Deal

The Cubs made it two in a row over the Braves on Friday afternoon. And not only maintained the four game lead over the Giants but gained ground in the division Friday night. Madison Bumgarner beat the Pirates 6-4 and the Cardinals lost 9-3 in San Diego. The Cubs will enter play Saturday four games […]


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Cubs Reportedly Place Starlin Castro on Revocable Trade Waivers

According to a report from Jon Heyman, the Cubs placed Starlin Castro on revocable waivers. Heyman’s report has not been confirmed by the national media or the Cubs’ beat writers. Heyman reported Friday morning Castro’s “name hit the revocable waiver wire a couple of days ago.” Heyman did not provide an exact date but did […]


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Cubs Turn Extra Outs Into a Comeback Win – Cubs 5, Braves 3

Game One Hundred Twenty – Cubs 5, Braves 3 WP – Jason Motte (8-1) LP – Shelby Miller (5-10) Save – Hector Rondon (22) The Cubs fought back from a 3-1 deficit in the fifth inning and found a way to beat the Braves on Friday afternoon. Kris Bryant and Miguel Montero hit back-to-back doubles […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/21/15

Game One Hundred Twenty: Cubs (68-51) vs. Braves (53-68) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (6-5, 3.97/1.21/3.52) vs. Shelby Miller (5-9, 2.43/1.16/3.21) The Cubs look to make it two wins […]


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Cubs Announce Legacy Partnership with Toyota, Includes Logo on Wrigley Field Marquee

Cubs and Toyota Announce Legacy Partnership – Toyota Becomes the Official Vehicle of the Chicago Cubs and Wrigley Field The Cubs and Toyota have announced a long-term Legacy Partnership establishing Toyota as the Official Vehicle of the Chicago Cubs and Wrigley Field. As part of the extended partnership, Toyota’s logo will be represented on the […]


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The Daily CCO: The Cubs are a Special Place for Jason McLeod and Other News

The Cubs got back on track Thursday night behind Jake Arrieta and started ‘American Legion’ week off with a win over the Braves. Joe Maddon wants his team to just show up to Wrigley ready to play. And the results were there for offense and defense in the opener with the Braves. The Cubs picked […]


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Jake Being Jake – Cubs 7, Braves 1

Game One Hundred Nineteen – Cubs 7, Braves 1 WP – Jake Arrieta (15-6) LP – Mike Foltynewicz (4-5) Save – None Jake Arrieta completed six shutout innings. Chris Coghlan drove in a pair of runs. Anthony Rizzo launched a three-run home. Addison Russell added a solo shot and Miguel Montero delivered a clutch, two-out […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/20/15

Game One Hundred Nineteen: Cubs (67-51) vs. Braves (53-67) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (14-6, 2.39/0.99/2.67) vs. Mike Foltynewicz (4-4, 5.61/1.62/5.00) The homestand continues tonight with the first of four against […]


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Front Office Continues to Explore Options to Add Veteran Players to Cubs Roster

The front office continues to explore ways to improve the big league roster with 11 days left before the waiver trade deadline. The Cubs would like to add veteran players to the bench and pitching staff according to Bruce Levine. Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer like internal options that will be recalled when rosters expand […]


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The Daily CCO: Time to Turn the Page and Cubs News and Notes

The Cubs had a rough two games against a Tigers team that clicked on all cylinders offensively at Wrigley Field. And for as poor as the pitching staff performed, Joe Maddon’s team is 12-4 in August and owns a three-game lead for the final spot in the post-season tournament. The Cubs kick off a four-game […]


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