Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/31/15

Game One Hundred Thirty: Cubs (74-55) vs. Reds (53-76) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (6-6, 4.11/1.23/3.50) vs. Michael Lorenzen (3-8, 5.46/1.65/5.75) The Cubs return to Wrigley and open a six-game homestand […]


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The Daily CCO: Off to La La Land, Cubs Add Veteran to the Bullpen and Other News and Notes

Thursday was a real bum-mer for the Cubs. Not only did the Giants gain ground on the Cubs in the NL Wild Card race, but with the Pirates and Cardinals both winning as usual, the Cubs are four games back of Pittsburgh and 8 ½ games behind St. Louis in the division. The Cubs open […]


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Cubs Have No Answers for Bumgarner – Giants 9, Cubs 1

Game One Hundred Twenty-Six – Cubs 1, Giants 9 WP – Madison Bumgarner (16-6) LP – Dan Haren (8-9) Save – None Starlin Castro doubled in Anthony Rizzo for the first run of the game in the second inning. The Giants scored five unanswered runs off Dan Haren in two innings. Madison Bumgarner struck out 12 […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/27/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Six: Cubs (73-52) vs. Giants (67-59) Game Time – 2:45pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – AT & T Park, San Francisco Dan Haren (8-8, 3.76/1.14/4.89) vs. Madison Bumgarner (15-6, 3.02/1.04/2.85) The Cubs wrap up the series and […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/25/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four: Cubs (72-51) vs. Giants (66-58) Game Time – 9:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – AT & T Park, San Francisco Jake Arrieta (15-6, 2.30/0.99/2.63) vs. Matt Cain (2-3, 5.66/1.53/5.30) The Cubs have taken the show […]


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The Daily CCO: Javier Baez Extended Hitting Streak to Eight Games and Other Cubs News

For the second day in a row, the Cubs overcame a deficit and beat the Braves. The Cubs won their third straight and picked up a game in the NL Central while gaining a game in the NL Wild Card race. Around the time Hector Rondon recorded the final out Saturday, the Pirates walked off […]


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Four Home Runs Lift the Cubs to Third Straight Win – Cubs 9, Braves 7

Game One Hundred Twenty-One – Cubs 9, Braves 7 WP – Pedro Strop (2-6) LP – Edwin Jackson (2-2) Save – Hector Rondon (23) Miguel Montero led off the eighth inning with the game tied at seven and gave the Cubs the lead for good. Montero hit a solo homer to left center off Edwin […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/22/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-One: Cubs (69-51) vs. Braves (53-69) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: ABC-7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Dan Haren (8-8, 3.63/1.13/4.87) vs. Williams Perez (4-4, 4.34/1.50/4.91) The Cubs turn to Dan Haren for the third of four […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/20/15

Game One Hundred Nineteen: Cubs (67-51) vs. Braves (53-67) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (14-6, 2.39/0.99/2.67) vs. Mike Foltynewicz (4-4, 5.61/1.62/5.00) The homestand continues tonight with the first of four against […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Tweak Rotation, Starlin Castro and Other News

Tuesday night and into Wednesday did not go the Cubs way. Not only did Joe Maddon’s team lose to the Tigers, but also slipped in the Wild Card Standings. The Pirates topped the D-Backs 9-8 in 15 innings and the Giants beat the Cardinals 2-0. The Cubs will enter play Wednesday three behind the Pirates […]


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