Giants Jump on Germano and Take Care of the Cubs – Cubs 2, Giants 5

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two – Cubs 2, Giants 5 WP – Tim Lincecum (8-14) LP – Justin Germano (2-5) Save – Sergio Romo (9) Saturday’s game ended before it had a chance to begin. The Giants jumped on Justin Germano in the first inning and put up four spot on the old scoreboard before Germano […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 09/01/12

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two: Cubs (51-80) vs. Giants (74-58) Game Time – 12:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Justin Germano (2-4, 5.91/1.35) vs. Tim Lincecum (7-14, 5.30/1.48) Updated 11:19am CDT – Cubs recalled OF Tony Campana, IF Adrian Cardenas and OF […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/31/12

Game One Hundred Thirty-One: Cubs (50-80) vs. Giants (74-57) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Chris Volstad (1-9, 6.28/1.47) vs. Madison Bumgarner (14-8, 2.93/1.02) Updated 10:10am CDT – Jeff Beliveau Recalled from Triple-A Iowa – Brooks Raley Optioned […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 08/27/12

There looks to be some excitement down the stretch as the minor leagues enter the last week of play. Boise has clinched the second half pennant thanks to players such as Gioskar Amaya, Stephen Bruno, Jeimer Candelario, Willson Contreras, Tayler Scott, and Dan Vogelbach. Peoria is charging to the finish line on the bat of […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 08/26/12

Game One Hundred Twenty-Six: Cubs (48-77) vs. Rockies (51-74) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Chris Volstad (0-9, 6.88/1.53) vs. Jhoulys Chacin (1-3, 6.16/-.–) Weather permitting … The Cubs and Rockies square off in the rubber match of […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 08/23/12

Playoffs??!! Are you kidding ME??!! Apparently, no, as both Boise and the AZL Cubs have the post season in their sights. Boise has the post-season on their minds for their second consecutive season as they ride the Northwest League’s leading hitter Stephen Bruno, along with Gioskar Amaya, Dan Vogelbach, Albert Almora, and Jeimer Candelario providing […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/21/12

Game One Hundred Twenty-Two: Cubs (47-74) vs. Brewers (55-66) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186/914 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Chris Rusin (0-0, -.–/-.–) vs. Marco Estrada (0-5, 4.52/1.23) Updated 3:44pm CDT – Cubs selected contract of LHP Chris Rusin from the […]

Cubs Survive the Nightcap … and Split a Pair with the Reds – Cubs 9, Reds 7

Game One Hundred Nineteen – Cubs 9, Reds 7 WP – Brooks Raley (1-2) LP – Todd Redmond (0-1) Save – Carlos Marmol (15) A long day of baseball ended on a positive note as the Cubs hung on and defeated the Reds in the second game of the day-night doubleheader … and ended their […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/18/12

Game One Hundred Nineteen: Cubs (46-72) vs. Reds (73-46) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 184/914 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Brooks Raley (0-2, 9.00/1.70) vs. Todd Redmond (0-0, -.–/-.–) The Reds hit three more home runs in game one and beat […]

Reds Rock Wood, Roll Over the Cubs – Cubs 3, Reds 7

Game One Hundred Seventeen – Cubs 3, Reds 7 WP – Bronson Arroyo (9-7) LP – Travis Wood (4-9) Save – None The Cubs began the long weekend in the Queen City with an ugly loss to the first place Reds. The Cubs wasted chances early on to put runs on the board against Bronson […]