Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 07/22/14

Game Ninety-Eight – Cubs (40-57) vs. Padres (43-55) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (0-0, 6.00/1.33/4.98) vs. Eric Stults (3-11, 4.98/1.44/5.23) The Cubs open a 10-game homestand tonight with the first of three against […]

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The Daily CCO: The Rumors, The Roster and Other Cubs News

Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is 11 days away and the Cubs could be very active as teams continue to look at several players on the Cubs roster. According to multiple reports, pitchers James Russell, Wesley Wright and Carlos Villanueva have drawn interest. And Russell could be the next player traded according to the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 07/19/14

Game Ninety-Six – Cubs (40-55) vs. Diamondbacks (41-56) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 85, 844 Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Travis Wood (7-8, 4.96/1.49/4.29) vs. Wade Miley (5-6, 4.18/1.24/3.96) The Cubs will shoot to snap their three-game losing skid tonight behind Travis Wood. […]

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Report: Yankees Could Be Interested in Edwin Jackson

According to a report from the Sun-Times, the Yankees could be interested in Edwin Jackson. The Yankees are looking for pitching to fill out a rotation for the remainder of the season and could be looking at Edwin Jackson. Gordon Wittenmyer reported “scouts turned out in droves” Friday at Chase Field to watch a “no-accident […]

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D-Backs Grind Out a Win Over Edwin Jackson and the Bullpen – Diamondbacks 5, Cubs 4

Game Ninety-Five: Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 5 WP – Eury De La Rosa (1-0) LP – Brian Schlitter (2-3, BS 3) Save – Addison Reed (22) The Cubs began the second half of the season with another loss at Chase Field. The Cubs led 4-2 in the sixth inning but the bullpen could not preserve the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 07/18/14

Game Ninety-Five – Cubs (40-54) vs. Diamondbacks (40-56) Game Time – 8:40pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 85, 844 Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Edwin Jackson (5-10, 5.64/1.58/4.26) vs. Trevor Cahill (1-6, 5.66/1.74/4.15) The Cubs open what could end up being a very interesting second half of […]

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The Daily CCO: Alcantara is Making a Case to Stay with the Cubs

It was only supposed to be a two-day call-up for Arismendy Alcantara when the Cubs placed Darwin Barney on the paternity list for the last two games of the series in Cincinnati. But Alcantara played rather well in the field and went 4-for-5 with a double, a triple, two runs scored and three RBI in […]

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The Daily CCO: Jackson Embarrassed and Alcantara Stays in the Cubs Headlines

Edwin Jackson said he was embarrassed by the way he pitched following Saturday’s loss to the Braves. Jackson had a bad outing and stood up and fielded the questions once again. In regards to his performance, Jackson told the beat writers, “It was embarrassing, horrendous game. Flat out. No other way to put it. The […]

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Edwin Jackson Served ‘Em Up and the Braves Knocked Around the Cubs – Braves 11, Cubs 6

Game Ninety-Three: Cubs 6, Braves 11 WP – Mike Minor (3-5) LP – Edwin Jackson (5-10) Save – David Carpenter (3) Edwin Jackson could not keep the ball down or in the park Saturday afternoon. The Braves kept the scoreboard operator rather busy in a game the Cubs led 2-0 after one inning and tied […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/12/14

Game Ninety-Three – Cubs (40-52) vs. Braves (50-43) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Edwin Jackson (5-9, 5.05/1.52/3.84) vs. Mike Minor (2-5, 4.54/1.45/4.53) Weather permitting … The Cubs will shoot for their third victory in a row […]

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