Twenty Wins for Jake Arrieta – Cubs 4, Brewers 0

Game One Hundred Fifty-One – Cubs 4, Brewers 0 WP – Jake Arrieta (20-6) LP – Tyler Cravy (0-8) Save – None Jake Arrieta dominated the Brewers on Tuesday night and won his 20th game of the season. Arrieta finished what he started with his fourth complete game of the season. Kris Bryant and Kyle […]

Cubs Outslug the Brewers on a Wild Night at Wrigley – Cubs 9, Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Fifty – Cubs 9, Brewers 5 WP – Jason Hammel (9-6) LP – Wily Peralta (5-10) Save – None Starlin Castro drove in two runs, including the game winner. Anthony Rizzo reached base five times and scored three runs. Kris Bryant had three hits and scored twice Miguel Montero and Addison Russell […]

Cubs Fall Short in Finale, Take Two of Three from Cardinals – Cardinals 4, Cubs 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Nine – Cubs 3, Cardinals 4 WP – Carlos Martinez (14-7) LP – Jon Lester (10-11) Save – Trevor Rosenthal (46) The Cubs ended up a run short for the second straight series with the Cardinals from completing a sweep. Jon Lester gave up three runs in the first inning on a […]

Bryant and Soler Lead Offense on Bullpen Day, Russell’s Defense Saves the Game – Cubs 5, Cardinals 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Eight – Cubs 5, Cardinals 4 WP – Trevor Cahill (1-3) LP – Michael Wacha (16-6) Save – Pedro Strop (3) High fives all around as Cubs hold off Cardinals and post fifth straight win … The Cubs took a 5-1 lead into the ninth inning. Kris Bryant and Jorge Soler went […]

The Starlin Castro Game – Cubs 8, Cardinals 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven – Cubs 8, Cardinals 3 WP – Tommy Hunter (4-2) LP – Seth Maness (4-2) Save – None Starlin Castro had a career day as the Cubs started the weekend with a win over the Cardinals at the old ballyard. Castro drove in six of the eight runs with two home […]

Cubs Ride Six-Run Fifth to a Series Win in Pittsburgh – Cubs 9, Pirates 6

Game One Hundred Forty-Six – Cubs 9, Pirates 6 WP – Clayton Richard (4-2) LP – Charlie Morton (9-8) Save – Travis Wood (2) The Cubs ended the 11-game road trip with an impressive victory in Pittsburgh. After jumping out to an early 3-0 lead, the Cubs were down 4-3 by the fifth inning. Anthony […]

Cubs Squeeze Out an Extra Innings Win – Cubs 3, Pirates 2

Game One Hundred Forty-Five – Cubs 3, Pirates 2 – 12 innings WP – Hector Rondon (6-4) LP – Vance Worley (4-6) Save – None Chris Denorfia led off the 12th inning with the game tied at two. Denorfia singled to right center and Quintin Berry ran for Denorfia. A wild pitch and an Austin Jackson […]

A Gem from Lester, A Win for the Cubs – Cubs 2, Pirates 1

Game One Hundred Forty-Four – Cubs 2, Pirates 1 WP – Jon Lester (10-10) LP – J.A. Happ (5-2) Save – None Jon Lester finished what he started Tuesday night as the Cubs beat the Pirates in game two of the day-night doubleheader. Lester went the distance for the first time this season and snapped […]

Walks Cost the Cubs Again, Drop Game One of Doubleheader – Pirates 5, Cubs 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Three – Cubs 4, Pirates 5 WP – Tony Watson (4-1) LP – Justin Grimm (3-5) Save – Mark Melancon (46) The Cubs scored three times in the seventh inning and tied the game at four on a pinch-hit double by Tommy La Stella and two wild pitches from Joakim Soria. Justin […]

Not Sunny for the Cubs in Philadelphia – Phillies 7, Cubs 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Two – Cubs 4, Phillies 7 WP – Dalier Hinojosa (1-0, BS 1) LP – Clayton Richard (3-2) Save – Ken Giles (13) The Cubs struggles with the Phillies continued Sunday. The Cubs had a bad day and dropped the series finale in Philadelphia. Dan Haren was rocked for three innings and […]