Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Phillies – 06/12/11

Game Sixty-Four: Cubs (25-38) vs. Phillies (39-26) Game Time – 12:35pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia Doug Davis (0-5, 6.38/1.83) vs. Roy Oswalt (3-4, 3.05/1.30) Weather permitting … The difficult 10-game road trip comes to an end this afternoon with […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Phillies – 06/11/11

Game Sixty-Three: Cubs (25-37) vs. Phillies (38-26) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: FOX Saturday Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia Matt Garza (2-5, 4.07/1.42) vs. Cliff Lee (5-5, 3.62/1.25) Updated – 11:46am CDT – Cubs Recalled Casey Coleman from Triple-A Iowa – Brad […]

Phillies Walk All Over Zambrano – Cubs 5 Phillies 7

Game Sixty-Two – Cubs 5 Phillies 7 WP – Roy Halladay (9-3) LP – Carlos Zambrano (5-3) Save – Antonio Bastardo (2) To the Cubs credit they did not quit for the second game in a row … but they came up a couple of runs short Friday night in Philadelphia. The Cubs are still […]

Cubs Pen Reigns in a Win – Cubs 4 Phillies 3

Game Sixty-One – Cubs 4 Phillies 3 – 11 innings WP – Sean Marshall (3-0) LP – David Herndon (0-1) Save – Carlos Marmol (12) A long night of baseball resulted in a win for the Chicago Cubs. For the third time on the road trip, Q’s squad played into extra innings but Thursday night […]

Hip Hip Hooray … Cubs Win! – Cubs 4 Reds 1

Game Sixty – Cubs 4 Reds 1 WP – Ryan Dempster (5-5) LP – Bronson Arroyo (4-6) Save – Carlos Marmol (11) Can’t this team just play and win a game without any drama? The Cubs eight-game losing streak came to an end Wednesday afternoon behind a strong performance from Ryan Dempster … after it […]

Cubs Show No Signs of Life … Drop Eighth in a Row – Cubs 2 Reds 8

Game Fifty-Nine – Cubs 2 Reds 8 WP – Edinson Volquez (4-2) LP – Doug Davis (0-5) Save – None Tuesday was another long, frustrating night for the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs lost their eighth game in a row and continue to provide little competition for the opposition. Once again, the Cubs did little to […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 06/07/11

Game Fifty-Nine: Cubs (23-35) vs. Reds (31-30) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Doug Davis (0-4, 5.95/1.73) vs. Edinson Volquez (3-2, 6.35/1.67) The free falling Cubs will try to end their seven-game losing streak tonight behind […]

The Definition of Insanity … Pujols Sends Cubs to Sixth Straight Loss – Cubs 2 Cardinals 3

Game Fifty-Seven – Cubs 2 Cardinals 3 – 10 innings WP – Fernando Salas (3-0) LP – Rodrigo Lopez (0-1) Save – None The Cubs weekend came to an abrupt end Sunday afternoon with another embarrassing loss at the hands of their archrival. The one player in the Cardinals lineup that could beat the Cubs […]

Number Five Hands Cubs Fifth Straight Loss – Cubs 4 Cardinals 5

Game Fifty-Six – Cubs 4 Cardinals 5 – 12 innings WP – Eduardo Sanchez (2-1) LP – Jeff Samardzija (3-2) Save – None It took 12 innings but Albert Pujols finally beat Mike Quade and the Cubs on Saturday afternoon. Albert Pujols was a one-man wrecking crew and sent the Cubs to their fifth straight […]

Swept by the ‘Stros – Cubs 1 Astros 3

Game Fifty-Four – Cubs 1 Astros 3 WP – Brett Myers (2-4) LP – Doug Davis (0-4) Save – Mark Melancon (4) The Cubs have gone from a team that does not hit with runners in scoring position to a group of players that just doesn’t hit. The Astros completed the three-game sweep of the […]