Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Astros – 06/05/10

Game Fifty-Five: Cubs (24-30) vs. Astros (21-34) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 184 Location – Minute Maid Park, Houston Ryan Dempster (3-5, 3.72/1.10) vs. Roy Oswalt (3-7, 2.78/1.08) Can the Chicago Cubs get back in the win column tonight? It has […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 06/03/10

Andrew Cashner has broken into the big leagues. Micah Hoffpauir is still trying to earn his keep at AAA. Austin Bibens-Dirkx and the Smokies pitching staff have done a great job as of late. All that and more in today’s Down on the Farm Report.

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/30/10

Three Cubs prospects have been named to the Florida State League All-Star team. One of the Cubs top pitching prospects has been converted to the bullpen … and is expected to join the big league team Monday. Chad Tracy continues to rake in Iowa, while Mike Fontenot is getting most of the starting third base […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 05/28/10

Game Forty-Nine: Cubs (23-25) vs. Cardinals (27-21) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV, MLB Network – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Randy Wells (3-2, 3.99/1.26) vs. Chris Carpenter (5-1, 3.09/1.13) Can the Chicago Cubs win two games in a row? After posting their first […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/27/10

With the First Year Player Draft coming up on June 7-8, the start of the Boise Hawks and Arizona Cubs seasons later in the month, and minor league All-Star games soon after that, the busy period for minor league baseball is about to begin. For now, three of our four farm teams are near or […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 05/25/10

Game Forty-Six: Cubs (21-24) vs. Dodgers (25-19) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Ryan Dempster (2-4, 3.73/1.10) vs. Clayton Kershaw (4-2, 3.23/1.34) Can the Chicago Cubs win three games in a row? The Cubs return to the field […]

The Cubs Walk … A Staggering Swagger or a Swaggering Stagger?

Trust me, the headline confused me as well. It took awhile before I realized it was exactly what I meant to say. It’s Tuesday and that means I am going to ramble, but I am having a hard time figuring out the baseball team that resides on the North Side of Chicago. Are they bad? […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rangers – 05/21/10

Game Forty-Three: Cubs (19-23) vs. Rangers (24-18) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 179 Location – Rangers Ballpark, Arlington Ted Lilly (1-3, 4.65/1.19) vs. Colby Lewis (3-2, 3.68/1.13) Can the Cubs start a new winning streak tonight? The Cubs begin their Interleague schedule tonight […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/21/10

Andrew Cashner and Josh Vitters, the top pitching and hitting prospects in the organization respectively, are both doing well at their new levels. A few I-Cub hurlers are making their case for joining the Chicago Cubs bullpen. New names like D.J. Fitzgerald continue to stand out in Peoria. All that and more in today’s Down […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/17/10

The Iowa Cubs have completed their longest winning streak of the season. The injury bug has bitten some Cubs’ prospects. The Smokies are looking to wake up after hitting a bit of a rough patch and have seen their once comfortable lead in the Southern League North fall to a precarious two games. All that […]