Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 07/02/10

Game Eighty: Cubs (34-45) vs. Reds (45-35) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Ryan Dempster (6-6, 3.58/1.17) vs. Bronson Arroyo (7-4, 4.49/1.29) The Chicago Cubs are not hitting, not scoring runs and come into play today at their […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 06/25/10

Game Seventy-Three: Cubs (32-40) vs. White Sox (37-34) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet, WGN TV (White Sox) – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 176 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Carlos Zambrano (3-5, 5.10/1.65) vs. Jake Peavy (6-5, 5.07/1.26) Updated – 12:08pm CDT – Aramis Ramirez Activated – Chad […]

From the Wire … Cubs DFA Chad Tracy

According to a tweet from Dave Kaplan … In order to make room on the active roster for Aramis Ramirez, Chad Tracy was designated for assignment Friday morning. Ramirez was activated from the 15-day DL and is in the Cubs’ lineup for Friday’s matchup against the White Sox.

Cubs Battle in Extras to Grab-ow a Win – Cubs 3 Mariners 2

Game Seventy-Two – Cubs 3 Mariners 2 – 13 innings WP – John Grabow (1-3) LP – Garrett Olsen (0-2) Save – Tom Gorzelanny (1) It took 13 innings but the Cubs scratched out a win Thursday afternoon in Seattle. Marlon Byrd drove in the winning run in the top of the 13th with the […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mariners – 06/24/10

Game Seventy-Two: Cubs (31-40) vs. Mariners (30-41) Game Time – 2:40pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 177 Location – Safeco Field, Seattle Ted Lilly (2-6, 3.42/1.09) vs. Felix Hernandez (5-5, 3.39/1.23) The Chicago Cubs have not been 10 games under .500 during the Lou Piniella era, but […]

Scoreless in Seattle – Cubs 0 Mariners 2

Game Seventy – Cubs 0 Mariners 2 WP – Jason Vargas (6-2) LP – Ryan Dempster (5-6) Save – David Aardsma (16) A two-run homer by Franklin Gutierrez in the second inning accounted for all of the runs in Tuesday night’s game. Ryan Dempster made one mistake and picked up a rare complete game loss. […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mariners – 06/22/10

Game Seventy: Cubs (31-38) vs. Mariners (28-41) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 177 Location – Safeco Field, Seattle Ryan Dempster (5-5, 3.67/1.18) vs. Jason Vargas (5-2, 2.88/1.11) The Chicago Cubs enjoyed their final off day before the All-Star break and begin a […]

Shutout, Blown Out and Embarrassed Again – Cubs 0 Angels 12

Game Sixty-Eight – Cubs 0 Angels 12 WP – Jered Weaver (7-3) LP – Ted Lilly (2-6) Save – None The game might have lasted three hours but it was over 16 minutes after Ted Lilly’s first pitch. Saturday was by far Ted Lilly’s worst outing of the season. After allowing one run on five […]

Fundamentally Unsound – Cubs 6 Angels 7

Game Sixty-Seven – Cubs 6 Angels 7 WP – Scott Kazmir (7-6) LP – Carlos Silva (8-2) Save – Fernando Rodney (6) Too little, too late and too many errors. The Cubs attempted a comeback in the ninth inning Friday after the defense committed three errors that led to four unearned runs. The Angels built […]

Ramirez to Rehab with Peoria

According to multiple reports, Aramis Ramirez will suit up for the Peoria Chiefs this weekend. Ramirez agreed to a rehab assignment for the Cubs’ Class-A team and is expected to play Saturday and Sunday. If all goes well, Ramirez could come off the DL on time Wednesday in Seattle.