Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 08/03/15

With Javier Baez back in the line-up, things are now clicking for the Iowa Cubs as a healthy John Andreoli has also been a big boost to the offense during a four game winning streak. Tennessee drew the spotlight with rehabbing Major Leaguers Tommy La Stella and Miguel Montero, but Jeimer Candelario stole some of […]

Cubs Month in Review – July 2015

Even with a winning record for the month, July has been somewhat of a disappointment. The Cubs slipped to a game behind the Giants for the second wild card spot due to an 8-7 record after the All-Star break in 15 games against some poor teams. With just two months to go, the club appears […]

From the Wire: Cubs Place Ramirez on DL, Option Beeler, Select Contract of Rowen, Recall Medina and DFA Baxter

The Cubs announced four roster moves Wednesday morning. And one more roster move will have to be made prior to Wednesday’s finale with the Rockies. The Cubs placed RHP Neil Ramirez on the 15-day DL with left abdominal soreness. RHP Yoervis Medina was recalled from Triple-A Iowa to take his spot on the active roster. […]

Cubs Unable to Recover from Bad Start – Rockies 7, Cubs 2

Game Ninety-Nine – Cubs 2, Rockies 7 WP – Yohan Flande (1-1) LP – Dallas Beeler (0-1) Save – None The Rockies scored four runs in the first inning off Dallas Beeler and put the game away with two more runs off Rafael Soriano in the eighth as the Cubs lost another game to a […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 07/28/15

Game Ninety-Nine: Cubs (52-46) vs. Rockies (42-55) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Dallas Beeler (0-0, 6.43/2.00/3.07) vs. Yohan Flande (0-1, 4.24/1.29/3.36) The Cubs look to make it two in a row over […]

From the Wire: Cubs Recall RHP Dallas Beeler, Option RHP Yoervis Medina to Triple-A Iowa

The Cubs announced two roster moves Tuesday afternoon. RHP Dallas Beeler was recalled from Triple-A Iowa and will start game two of the Rockies series. RHP Yoervis Medina was optioned to Triple-A Iowa to make room for Beeler on the active roster. With the two transactions, the Cubs 25-man roster currently consists of 13 pitchers […]

The Daily CCO: La Stella Ready for Rehab Assignment, Cubs Release Jackson and Other News and Rumors

Kris Bryant, Starlin Castro and the Cubs’ offense picked up the pitching staff Monday and provided a memorable win over the Rockies. What will be lost in the two comebacks Monday night are the performances turned in by Dexter Fowler and Addison Russell. Fowler singled in the ninth with one out and reached base three […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 07/27/15

Game Ninety-Eight: Cubs (51-46) vs. Rockies (42-54) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (4-5, 3.66/1.13/3.23) vs. Jorge De La Rosa (6-4, 4.62/1.41/4.45) The Cubs turn to Kyle Hendricks tonight to end […]

From the Wire: LHP Clayton Richard Clears Waivers, Cubs Option to Triple-A Iowa

The Cubs announced Friday the team retained LHP Clayton Richard two days after the lefty was designated for assignment. Richard cleared waivers and was optioned to Iowa. With Clayton Richard staying in the organization, the Cubs’ 40-man roster currently stands at 40 players. The Cubs designated Richard for assignment prior to Wednesday’s doubleheader in Cincinnati. After […]

Maddon Pushes the Right Buttons, Cubs Split Doubleheader with Comeback Win – Cubs 6, Reds 5

Game Ninety-Four – Cubs 6, Reds 5 WP – Hector Rondon (4-2) LP – Aroldis Chapman (3-4) Save – Jason Motte (6) Down 5-0 by the end of the second inning, the Cubs scored five runs in the top of the third with Kris Bryant delivering a pinch-hit two-run single to tie the game. The […]