Cubs Weekend Headlines: Strong Finish to the Marathon, Arrieta Makes History, Rizzo Passes RBI Mark

The Cubs wrapped up the 2015 regular season with three wins in Milwaukee as Joe Maddon prepared his team for the post-season. The Cubs went into play Sunday with a chance to host the Wild Card game but it was not meant to be and the one-game playoff will be at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. […]

The Daily CCO: Wild Card Game Still Possible at Wrigley and Other Cubs News

Seven of the 16 games on what could be the last day of the baseball season have playoff implications. And that includes the games at Miller Park between the Cubs and Brewers and the Reds and Pirates in Pittsburgh. The Cubs shutout the Brewers 1-0 on Saturday night behind what Joe Maddon said was Kyle […]

Jake Arrieta’s Ridiculously Good, Historic Season

Jake Arrieta wrapped up his incredible season Friday night at Miller Park with six shutout innings and his 22nd victory of the year. Arrieta allowed two hits and faced three over the minimum in the Cubs 95th win of the season. The Cubs went 25-8 in Jake Arrieta’s 33 starts.   Jake Arrieta finished the […]

The Daily CCO: ESPN Tabs Addison Russell Defensive Player of the Month and Other Cubs News

Jake Arrieta posted his 22nd win and the Cubs won for the 95th time on Friday night at Miller Park, but the Reds could not hold the lead at PNC and lost 6-4 in 12 innings to the Pirates when Starling Marte cranked a two-run walk-off home run. With two games left on the schedule, […]

The Daily CCO: Cubs Preparing for the Post-Season and Other News and Notes

With three games left on the schedule the Cubs still have a shot at hosting the NL Wild Card Game. The Cubs (94-65) are two games behind the Pirates (96-63). The Pirates play a Reds’ team at PNC that has given them trouble this season. The Pirates are 6-10 versus the Reds this year, but […]

The Daily CCO: Have a Month Starlin Castro and Other Cubs News

It’s October and the Cubs will be playing the Pirates in the NL Wild Card Game. The Pirates split the day-night doubleheader with the Cardinals on Wednesday. The Cardinals won the NL Central and the Pirates reduced their magic number to two to host the one-game playoff Wednesday, Oct. 7. The Pirates are off Thursday […]

The Daily CCO: Cubs Gathering Information to Construct Wild Card Roster and Other News

The Cubs and Reds waited out the bad weather in Cincinnati on Tuesday night. Dan Haren had a good start against a depleted Reds team and the Cubs notched win No. 92 on the season. The Cubs picked up a half game in the Wild Standings on the Pirates. The Cardinals and Pirates were rained […]

Tom Ricketts Made the Rounds and Talked Cubs

Tom Ricketts made the media rounds Monday leading up to the Cubs’ final home game of the regular season. Among his stops Monday were the Mully and Hanley Show (670 The Score), Kap and Co. (ESPN 1000) and Waddle and Silvy (ESPN 1000) before talking to the beat writers in the dugout at Wrigley. Ricketts […]

The Daily CCO: Bryant Plays Four Positions, Could be an Option for Cubs in Center Field and Other News

The Cubs posted win No. 91 on Monday night when Chris Denorfia made history with his pinch-hit walk-off homer in the 11th inning for a 1-0 victory over the Royals. The Cubs moved to within 3 ½ games of the Pirates for home field in the NL Wild Card Game. The Pirates gave the opener […]

Theo Epstein Talks Playoff-Bound Cubs on 670 The Score

Theo Epstein joined Barry Rozner at the top of the last Hit & Run Show of the season Sunday morning on 670 The Score. Theo Epstein discussed the season, Joe Maddon, Tom Ricketts, his contract and how far the Cubs have come in four years in a rather candid interview. On talking about playing the […]