Yankees Won’t Allow the Cubs to Speak with Girardi

According to a report from Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Yankees will not grant the Cubs permission to talk to Joe Girardi about managing the team if they ask. Feinsand reported the Yankees are not willing to give the Cubs a chance to lure Girardi away “while they are trying to […]

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And That’s All Folks – Cubs 0, Cardinals 4

Game One Hundred Sixty-Two – Cubs 0, Cardinals 4 WP – Joe Kelly (10-5) LP – Jeff Samardzija (8-13) Save – None The Cubs ended the 2013 season with a loss to the Cardinals and finished the year with a 66-96 record after Dale Sveum’s team was shutout for the 16th time. Jeff Samardzija recorded […]

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Jackson Exits Early, Cubs Lose Again in St. Louis – Cubs 2, Cardinals 6

Game One Hundred Sixty-One – Cubs 2, Cardinals 6 WP – Adam Wainwright (19-9) LP – Edwin Jackson (8-18) Save – Seth Maness (1) Edwin Jackson lasted just 2 2/3 innings, the Cubs managed only seven hits with Anthony Rizzo and Donnie Murphy driving in both runs in the ninth inning off of Edward Mujica […]

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Cubs Wrap-Up Wrigley with a ‘W’ – Cubs 4, Pirates 2

Game One Hundred Fifty-Nine – Cubs 4, Pirates 2 WP – Jake Arrieta (4-2) LP – Francisco Liriano (16-8) Save – Kevin Gregg (33) Jake Arrieta notched a quality start in his last outing of the year and Darnell McDonald smacked a three-run homer off Francisco Liriano in the sixth inning as the Cubs beat […]

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GGotta Make ‘Em Earn It – Cubs 5, Braves 9

Game One Hundred Fifty-Four – Cubs 5, Braves 9 WP – David Carpenter (4-1) LP – Kevin Gregg (2-5) Save – None The Cubs fought back from a 5-1 deficit in the fourth inning and tied the game at five in the seventh when Dioner Navarro launched a solo home run onto Waveland Avenue. But […]

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Cubs Frustrations Boil Over in Loss to Brewers – Cubs 1, Brewers 6

Game One Hundred Fifty – Cubs 1, Brewers 6 WP – Wily Peralta (10-15) LP – Edwin Jackson (8-16) Save – None Edwin Jackson was lifted after just four innings, had a heated exchange in the dugout with Dale Sveum and the Brewers blasted the Cubs again at Miller Park on Monday night. After playing […]

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Not Enough Wood – Cubs 2, Pirates 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Nine – Cubs 2, Pirates 3 WP – Kyle Farnsworth (3-0) LP – Pedro Strop (2-2) Save – Mark Melancon (16) The Cubs tied the game at two in seventh on a two-run homer by Welington Castillo after being no-hit for the first six innings but Justin Morneau drove in his first […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 09/15/13

Game One Hundred Forty-Nine: Cubs (63-85) vs. Pirates (86-62) Game Time – 12:35pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186/844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Travis Wood (9-11, 3.05/1.11/3.87) vs. Francisco Liriano (16-7, 2.92/1.23/2.73) The Cubs wrap up the four-game series in Pittsburgh this afternoon behind Travis Wood. […]

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Cubs Not Able to Locke Down the Pirates – Cubs 1, Pirates 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Six – Cubs 1, Pirates 3 WP – Jeff Locke (10-5) LP – Chris Rusin (2-4) Save – Mark Melancon (14) The Cubs offense was pretty much non-existent for the second day in a row while all three of the Pirates’ runs scored on two-out hits and the Cubs dropped the opener […]

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Reds Rock The Samardzija – Cubs 0, Reds 6

Game One Hundred Forty-Five – Cubs 0, Reds 6 WP – Mike Leake (13-6) LP – Jeff Samardzija (8-12) Save – None Jeff Samardzija had another rough outing, the Cubs were shut out for the 13th time this season and could not complete their first sweep at Great American Ball Park on Wednesday afternoon. Jeff […]

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