Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 08/14/15

Game One Hundred Fourteen: Cubs (65-48) vs. White Sox (54-58) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 177, 844 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (6-5, 3.73/1.16/3.41) vs. Jeff Samardzija (8-7, 4.62/1.22/3.82) The Cubs hit the road and will spend […]


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Cubs Grind Out a Win Over the Brewers – Cubs 6, Brewers 3

Game One Hundred Eleven – Cubs 6, Brewers 3 WP – Dan Haren (8-7) LP – Taylor Jungmann (6-4) Save – James Russell (1) Anthony Rizzo and Jorge Soler drove in four of the six runs. Dan Haren picked up his first win, No. 150 of his career, and the bullpen pitched 3 2/3 innings […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/11/15

Game One Hundred Eleven: Cubs (62-48) vs. Brewers (48-65) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Dan Haren (7-7, 3.49/1.12/4.73) vs. Taylor Jungmann (6-3, 2.26/1.07/2.89) The Cubs get back to work tonight and turn to […]


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Sloppy Play Snaps Cubs Streak – Pirates 7, Cubs 5

Game One Hundred Six – Cubs 5, Pirates 7 WP – Antonio Bastardo (3-1) LP – Travis Wood (5-4) Save – Mark Melancon (34) The Cubs scored three runs in the sixth inning on a two-run homer by Kyle Schwarber and a solo blast from Anthony Rizzo and tied the game at four. The Pirates […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 08/05/15

Game One Hundred Six: Cubs (58-47) vs. Pirates (61-44) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Dan Haren (7-7, 3.42/1.09/4.59) vs. Jeff Locke (6-6, 4.21/1.42/3.75) The Cubs’ seven-game, two-city road trip wraps up tonight with […]


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Cubs Move Up Lester, Set Rotation for Giants Series, Activate and Option Tsuyoshi Wada to Iowa

The Cubs made a couple announcements regarding the starting rotation Tuesday and a roster move. In the wake of the postponement Monday night and Jon Lester pitching only 1 2/3 innings, Lester’s next start has been moved up a day. Lester will start game two of the Giants series on Friday afternoon instead of Saturday. […]


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The Daily CCO: Lester Wants the Cubs to Play Stupid, Baez Continues to Rake and Other News

Monday’s game in Pittsburgh was washed out after two long rain delays that totaled three hours and 29 minutes. The Cubs and Pirates played only four innings that were erased by the postponement. And the two teams will make up the game, likely in September. As the Cubs waited out the rain the team moved […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 08/03/15

Game One Hundred Five: Cubs (57-47) vs. Pirates (61-43) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet, ESPN – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Jon Lester (6-8, 3.26/1.17/2.93) vs. Francisco Liriano (7-6, 2.92/1.06/2.94) Weather permitting … The Cubs road trip continues tonight […]


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The Daily CCO: Seven Games in August and Cubs News and Notes

The Cubs did what they had to do in Milwaukee and picked up four wins against the Brewers. Joe Maddon’s team stayed in the race for the NL Wild Card and for the next seven days will take on the team they are chancing in the standings (Pirates) and the team they enter play Monday […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Roster Additions, Anthony Rizzo, A Sweep and 10 Games Over .500

It was a rather productive trip to Milwaukee for the Cubs that turned around in the eighth inning of Thursday’s game with one swing of the bat from Anthony Rizzo. The Cubs won all four games at Wrigley North and improved to 10 games over .500 for the first time this season. Before Sunday, the […]


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