Ten … Count ‘Em Ten Rookies – Cubs 1 Padres 5

Game One Hundred Twenty-One – Cubs 1 Padres 5 WP – Clayton Richard (11-5) LP – Casey Coleman (0-1) Save – None The Chicago Cubs continued taking their lumps on Wednesday afternoon … and lost yet another game. Lou’s crew have lost 18 of 23 and for the first time since the dismal 2006 season, […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 08/18/10

Game One Hundred Twenty-One: Cubs (50-70) vs. Padres (71-47) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 184 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Casey Coleman (0-0, 8.64/1.80) vs. Clayton Richard (10-5, 3.80/1.41) Updated – 11:23am CDT – Cubs Closing in a deal that would send Derrek […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 08/17/10

Game One Hundred Twenty: Cubs (50-69) vs. Padres (70-47) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Randy Wells (5-10, 4.60/1.43) vs. Jon Garland (11-8, 3.41/1.31) The Chicago Cubs will try to avoid their 70th loss of the season tonight […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 08/16/10

Game One Hundred Nineteen: Cubs (50-68) vs. Padres (69-47) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Tom Gorzelanny (6-6, 3.65/1.43) vs. Kevin Correia (9-7, 4.86/1.41) Can the 2010 Chicago Cubs win three in a row? The Cubs return home […]

It’s Never Easy … Cubs Hang on for the Win – Cubs 9 Cardinals 7

Game One Hundred Eighteen – Cubs 9 Cardinals 7 WP – Ryan Dempster (11-8) LP – Kyle Lohse (1-5) Save – Carlos Marmol (21) The Cubs took a commanding 9-2 lead into the bottom of the ninth after a well-played game. But the Cubs’ young pen turned what should have been a nice win into […]

What the Z? Cubs Beat Carpenter and the Cards – Cubs 3 Cardinals 2

Game One Hundred Seventeen – Cubs 3 Cardinals 2 WP – Carlos Zambrano (4-6) LP – Chris Carpenter (13-4) Save – Carlos Marmol (20) The Chicago Cubs won a one-run ballgame, Carlos Zambrano out pitched Chris Carpenter and both Derrek Lee and Aramis Ramirez hit home runs. Time to party like it is 2008 … […]

Twenty Games Under – Cubs 3 Cardinals 6

Game One Hundred Sixteen – Cubs 3 Cardinals 6 WP – Jake Westbrook (1-0, 7-7) LP – Thomas Diamond (0-3) Save – Ryan Franklin (21) The Chicago Cubs went through the motions again Friday night and lost for the 14th time in 16 games. Lou Piniella and Derrek Lee returned to the team after missing […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 08/13/10

Game One Hundred Sixteen: Cubs (48-67) vs. Cardinals (64-49) Game Time – 7:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 188 Location – Busch Stadium, St. Louis Thomas Diamond (0-2, 8.00/1.89) vs. Jake Westbrook (0-0, 3.46/0.85 – 6-7, 4.54/1.34) Updated 4:00pm CDT – Derrek Lee reinstated from the bereavement […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/12/10

Game One Hundred Fifteen: Cubs (48-66) vs. Giants (65-50) Game Time – 2:45pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – AT & T Park, San Francisco Randy Wells (5-10, 4.37/1.40) vs. Matt Cain (9-9, 3.06/1.14) Updated – 1:25pm CDT – Cubs purchase contract of Darwin Barney […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/11/10

Game One Hundred Fourteen: Cubs (48-65) vs. Giants (64-50) Game Time – 9:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – AT & T Park, San Francisco Tom Gorzelanny (6-6, 3.51/1.43) vs. Barry Zito (8-6, 3.35/1.22) Updated – 6:53pm CDT – Mike Fontenot Traded to Giants for […]