Cubs Reportedly Making Progress with Two Teams on a Deal for Garza

The focus was on Matt Garza when he took the mound on Saturday night for what was likely his final start in a Cubs’ uniform at Wrigley Field. The Garza rumors swirled all day and continued throughout the game as Garza put together another excellent outing. Garza held the high-powered Cardinals’ offense to two runs […]

Garza and the Cubs Outlast the Cardinals – Cubs 6, Cardinals 4

Game Ninety-Two – Cubs 6, Cardinals 4 WP – Matt Garza (6-1) LP – Lance Lynn (11-4) Save – Kevin Gregg (17) The Cubs held on and beat the Cardinals on Saturday night behind another excellent outing from Matt Garza and home runs from Alfonso Soriano and Luis Valbuena. Matt Garza likely took the hill […]

Cubs Come Up Short – Cubs 2, Cardinals 3

Game Ninety-One – Cubs 2, Cardinals 3 WP – Joe Kelly (1-3) LP – Carlos Villanueva (2-5) Save – Edward Mujica (26) The Cubs ended up on the wrong end of a low scoring game at the old ballyard on Friday afternoon and dropped game two of the weekend series to the Cardinals. Carlos Villanueva […]

Jackson and the Pen Blank the Cards – Cubs 3, Cardinals 0

Game Ninety – Cubs 3, Cardinals 0 WP – Edwin Jackson (6-10) LP – Jake Westbrook (5-4) Save – Kevin Gregg (16) The Cubs won for the fifth time in six games on Thursday night behind Edwin Jackson’s best start of the season and production from the young core of Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo. […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/11/13

Game Ninety: Cubs (40-49) vs. Cardinals (55-34) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 184/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Edwin Jackson (5-10, 5.50/1.51) vs. Jake Westbrook (5-3, 2.78/1.35) The Cubs begin their final series before the break tonight with the first of four against […]

Bad Samardzija – Cubs 2, Angels 13

Game Eighty-Nine – Cubs 2, Angels 13 WP – C.J. Wilson (9-6) LP – Jeff Samardzija (5-9) Save – None The Cubs four-game winning streak came to a screeching halt on Wednesday night. The Angels pounded Jeff Samardzija and took batting practice at the old ballyard. The Halos hit five home runs and scored 13 […]

The All-Star, Alfonso Soriano and Five Longballs – Cubs 7, Angels 2

Game Eighty-Eight – Cubs 7, Angels 2 WP – Travis Wood (6-6) LP – Joe Blanton (2-11) Save – None The Cubs posted their fourth straight win on Tuesday night behind an excellent outing from Travis Wood, the red-hot Alfonso Soriano and five home runs. The Cubs hit a season-high five homers that accounted for […]

Season Sweep Complete – Cubs 8, White Sox 2

Game Eighty-Seven – Cubs 8, White Sox 2 WP – Matt Garza (5-1) LP – Matt Thornton (0-3) Save – None The Cubs completed the season sweep over the White Sox on Monday night behind a tremendous outing from Matt Garza and a five-run eighth inning. The Cubs swept the season series against the South […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 07/08/13

Game Eighty-Seven: Cubs (38-48) vs. White Sox (34-51) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU, Comcast SportsNet (White Sox) – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 181/844 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, South Side of Chicago Matt Garza (4-1, 3.45/1.12) vs. Hector Santiago (3-5, 3.50/1.31) Weather permitting … The Cubs travel to the […]

Cubs Manufacture a Walk-off Win – Cubs 4, Pirates 3

Game Eighty-Six – Cubs 4, Pirates 3 – 11 innings WP – Matt Guerrier (1-1, 3-4) LP – Bryan Morris (4-3) Save – None The Cubs won for the second day in a row on a sacrifice fly by Dioner Navarro in the 11th inning on Sunday. The Cubs took two of three from the […]