Another Sloppy, Sloppy Loss for Z Cubs – Cubs 5 A’s 9

Game Sixty-Four – Cubs 5 A’s 9 WP – Trevor Cahill (6-2) LP – Carlos Zambrano (2-5) Save – None After a one hour and 41 minute rain delay, the Cubs remembered how to hit the ball … too bad they forgot everything else. Just when it appears Lou Piniella’s crew has lost a game […]

Ted Lilly … A One-Hit Wonder – Cubs 1 White Sox 0

Game Sixty-Three – Cubs 1 White Sox 0 WP – Ted Lilly (2-5) LP – Gavin Floyd (2-7) Save – Carlos Marmol (13) Ted Lilly figured out how to post a win … hold the other team hitless for eight innings and hope your offense can score at least one run. And it worked Sunday […]

Sox Snap Silva’s Streak – Cubs 1 White Sox 2

Game Sixty-Two – Cubs 1 White Sox 2 WP – Mark Buehrle (4-6) LP – Carlos Silva (8-1) Save – Bobby Jenks (11) Carlos Silva did not lose his first game of the season … the Cubs pathetic offense hung Silva with his first loss. Silva pitched a great game and if Lou Piniella would […]

The Sox Put It on the Board – Cubs 5 White Sox 10

Game Sixty-One – Cubs 5 White Sox 10 WP – Jake Peavy (5-5) LP – Randy Wells (3-5) Save – None On the day Alfonso Soriano hit the 300th home run of his career, Jake Peavy won his 100th big league game and the Cubs fell to a season-low seven games under .500 … unfortunately […]

The Bad News Cubs – Cubs 4 Brewers 5

Game Sixty – Cubs 4 Brewers 5 – 10 innings WP – John Axford (3-1) LP – Bobby Howry (1-1) Save – None Cue the music … Lou Piniella’s crew did everything they could to lose the game in nine innings but it took the Brewers until the 10th to take the hint. The Chicago […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 06/10/10

Game Sixty: Cubs (27-32) vs. Brewers (24-35) Game Time – 1:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Ryan Dempster (4-5, 3.76/1.11) vs. Dave Bush (1-5, 4.97/1.66) Can the Chicago Cubs win a series? The last time Lou Piniella’s crew won a series […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 06/10/10

The 2010 MLB First Year Player Draft is in the books. The Cubs made a surprise first round selection when they picked Hayden Simpson, a right handed pitcher out of a Division II school, with the 16th overall pick. In the mean time, Chad Tracy has posted several more big games and was finally promoted […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 06/09/10

Game Fifty-Nine: Cubs (26-32) vs. Brewers (24-34) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet, ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball – Radio: WIND-AM 560, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Carlos Zambrano (1-4, 6.14/1.75) vs. Randy Wolf (4-5, 4.66/1.58) How will Lou Piniella’s crew respond to the difficult loss Tuesday night? […]

Aramis Ramirez to the DL … Chad Tracy to be Recalled?

Aramis Ramirez missed his second game in a row Tuesday night … reportedly to give his left thumb more time to heal. The other reason, Ramirez is not hitting. Multiple reports Tuesday night indicated Aramis Ramirez will be placed on the DL Wednesday and Chad Tracy will be recalled from Triple-A Iowa … a move […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 06/06/10

One Cub affiliate put together a nice string of victories while another dropped three of four. The rest of the Iowa pitching staff, which was depleted by several call-ups, has been pitching well. Also, a flurry of Korean-born prospects have played well in Peoria. In the mean time, the Cubs are set to make the […]