Cubs Fold in the Finale with the Cards – Cubs 3, Cardinals 6

Game One Hundred Fifty-Three – Cubs 3, Cardinals 6 WP – Kyle Lohse (16-3) LP – Justin Germano (2-9) Save – Jason Motte (40) The Cubs tried to make a game of it on Sunday afternoon. After being down 3-0 in the third, the Cubs scored a pair in the fourth but the Cardinals added […]

Marmol Blows It in the Ninth .. Cubs Hand One Back to the Cardinals – Cubs 4, Cardinals 5

Game One Hundred Fifty-Two – Cubs 4, Cardinals 5 – 10 innings WP – Mitchell Boggs (4-1) LP – Jaye Chapman (0-1) Save – Jason Motte (39) For the second time in as many days, the Cubs and Cardinals played free baseball at Wrigley Field but the Cubs came out on the wrong end of […]

A Bloop, A Blast and A Walk-Off Win – Cubs 5, Cardinals 4

Game One Hundred Fifty-One – Cubs 5, Cardinals 4 – 11 innings WP – Alberto Cabrera (1-1) LP – Joe Kelly (5-7) Save – None The Cubs ended their four-game losing streak with their fourth walk-off win of the season over the Cardinals. The Cubs trailed 4-2 going into the bottom of the ninth. After […]

Reds Rest Regulars … and Still Sweep the Cubs – Cubs 3, Reds 5

Game One Hundred Fifty – Cubs 3, Reds 5 WP – Johnny Cueto (18-9) LP – Manny Corpas (0-2) Save – Alfredo Simon (1) The Reds completed the three-game sweep over the Cubs behind Johnny Cueto and basically a B-team lineup. Chris Speier, subbing for Dusty Baker, rested his regulars and it did not matter […]

… And This One Was Given to the Reds – Cubs 5, Reds 6

Game One Hundred Forty-Nine – Cubs 5, Reds 6 – 11 innings WP – Logan Ondrusek (5-2) LP – Alberto Cabrera (0-1) Save – Jonathan Broxton (27) The Cubs gave the Reds all they could handle on Wednesday night but came up short in 11 innings. The Cubs lost to the Reds for the seventh […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 09/19/12

Game One Hundred Forty-Nine: Cubs (58-90) vs. Reds (89-59) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Chris Rusin (1-2, 5.06/1.50) vs. Mike Leake (8-9, 4.69/1.36) The Cubs and Reds square off for the next to last time this season […]

Reds Unclog the Bases … and Beat the Cubs – Cubs 1, Reds 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Eight – Cubs 1, Reds 3 WP – Homer Bailey (12-9) LP – Justin Germano (2-8) Save – Jonathan Broxton (26) The Cubs dropped the opener of the three-game series to the Reds on Tuesday night … and lost their 22nd game in a row when they score three runs or less. […]

A Rain-Delayed Shutout – Cubs 0, Pirates 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven – Cubs 0, Pirates 3 WP – Kevin Correia (11-9) LP – Travis Wood (6-12) Save – Joel Hanrahan (36) In one of the latest starts at Wrigley Field, the Cubs were shutout in the finale of the four-game series to the Pirates. Rain delayed the start of Monday night’s game […]

Rizzo, Cubs Complete Comeback in Grand Fashion – Cubs 13, Pirates 9

Game One Hundred Forty-Six – Cubs 13, Pirates 9 WP – Jeff Beliveau (1-0) LP – Jared Hughes (2-2, BS 2) Save – None The Cubs never quit and battled back from two large deficits in Sunday’s slugfest at Wrigley Field. The Cubs were down 6-1 going into the bottom of the fifth, cut the […]

Cubs Keep Pestering the Pirates – Cubs 7, Pirates 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Four – Cubs 7, Pirates 4 WP – Chris Rusin (1-2) LP – James McDonald (12-8) Save – Carlos Marmol (20) The Cubs posted their sixth win in seven games on Friday afternoon behind a solid outing from Chris Rusin and six RBI from the two youngest players on the roster. Starlin […]