Lou’s Crew Mailed Another One In – Cubs 1 Astros 8

Game One Hundred Two – Cubs 1 Astros 8 WP – Bud Norris (3-7) LP – Randy Wells (5-8) Save – None For the second game in a row the Cubs pathetic offense managed only one run. One bleepin’ run against Bud Norris and company. The Cubs have scored only two runs in the last […]

Thank You Theodore – Cubs 1 Astros 6

Game One Hundred One – Cubs 1 Astros 6 WP – Brett Myers (8-6) LP – Andrew Cashner (1-4) Save – None Once again Ted Lilly did everything he could to post a win … and once again the offense gave him zero support. In what was likely Ted Lilly’s last game in a Cubs’ […]

Nothing Clutch About These Cubs – Cubs 3 Astros 4

Game Ninety-Six – Cubs 3 Astros 4 – 12 innings WP – Brandon Lyon (6-4) LP – Bobby Howry (1-3) Save – Gustavo Chacin (1) What a difference 15 hours can make. A day after one of the more memorable comebacks during the Lou Piniella Era, the Cubs fell crashing back to earth Wednesday afternoon […]

Silva One and Done – Cubs 5 Astros 11

Game Ninety-Four – Cubs 5 Astros 11 WP – Wandy Rodriguez (7-11) LP – Carlos Silva (9-4) Save – None The Cubs have seen why the Mariners were so eager to rid themselves of Carlos Silva in his last two starts. Carlos Silva was beyond horrible once again and followed up his 1 1/3 outing […]

A Big Night for the Cubs Big Bats – Cubs 12 Phillies 6

Game Ninety – Cubs 12 Phillies 6 WP – Ryan Dempster (8-7) LP – Jamie Moyer (9-9) Save – None Thursday night began like so many for the Cubs in the first half. Before the offense ever stepped to the plate, the Cubs found themselves in a 2-0 hole. Ryan Howard launched the first of […]

A Fitting End to the Cubs First Half – Cubs 0 Dodgers 7

Game Eighty-Nine – Cubs 0 Dodgers 7 WP – Vicente Padilla (4-2) LP – Carlos Silva (9-3) Save – None All of the issues that led to the Cubs horrible first half were on full display Sunday night. Poor defense and fundamentals, little to no offense, over aggressiveness at the plate, no runs in the […]

An Unhappy Ending for the Cubs in La-La Land – Cubs 7 Dodgers 9

Game Eighty-Seven – Cubs 7 Dodgers 9 WP – Chad Billingsley (7-4) LP – Ted Lilly (3-8) Save – None The Cubs dropped game two Friday night in the City of Angels after Ted Lilly, Mitch Atkins and Bobby Howry gave up nine runs to the Dodgers in the first six innings. The Cubs made […]

Another Week … Cubs Still a Joke

I am rambling today. That’s right. This has become such a joke, I don’t think I can concentrate on the Cubs long enough to come up with more than one complete sentence or half of a complete thought. I know this is very pathetic, but it is because the Cubs are rubbing off on me, […]

Home Run Derby at Wrigley Field – Cubs 3 Reds 14

Game Eighty-Two – Cubs 3 Reds 14 WP – Mike Leake (6-1) LP – Ted Lilly (3-7) Save – None The Cincinnati Reds embarrassed the Chicago Cubs once again on Sunday afternoon. The Reds won the four-game series, 3-1, and broke the game open again in the seventh inning. The Reds took a 5-3 lead […]

Lou’s Lollygaggers Find Another Way to Lose – Cubs 0 Reds 12

Game Eighty – Cubs 0 Reds 12 WP – Bronson Arroyo (8-4) LP – Ryan Dempster (6-7) Save – None The Cubs offense was pathetic once again Friday afternoon. Lou Piniella’s crew managed only two hits and two walks through the first six innings … but they found themselves down by a 1-0 score. Ryan […]