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 […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 07/07/13

Game Eighty-Six: Cubs (37-48) vs. Pirates (53-33) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Carlos Villanueva (2-4, 3.45/1.17) vs. A.J. Burnett (4-6, 3.12/1.13) The Cubs wrap up the three-game series with the Pirates this afternoon with a chance at […]

Soriano Being Soriano – Cubs 4, Pirates 1

Game Eighty-Five – Cubs 4, Pirates 1 WP – Edwin Jackson (5-10) LP – Charlie Morton (1-2) Save – Kevin Gregg (15) The Cubs snapped their two-game losing skid behind a big day from Alfonso Soriano and beat the Pirates on Saturday afternoon. Edwin Jackson put together a decent outing before turning the game over […]

Pirates Roll Over Samardzija – Cubs 2, Pirates 6

Game Eighty-Four – Cubs 2, Pirates 6 WP – Francisco Liriano (8-3) LP – Jeff Samardzija (5-8) Save – None The Cubs struggles with their division rivals continued on Friday afternoon at the old ballyard as Dale Sveum’s team lost another game to the Pirates. The Pirates outplayed the Cubs in just about every aspect […]

Cubs Pass on a Win – Cubs 0, Athletics 1

Game Eighty-Three – Cubs 0, Athletics 1 WP – Dan Straily (5-2) LP – Matt Guerrier (2-4) Save – Grant Balfour (21) The Cubs dropped the finale in Oakland after a passed ball by Welington Castillo in the seventh inning allowed the only run in the game to score. The Cubs lost 1-0 for the […]