The Daily CCO: Tsuyoshi Wada Won’t Make Another Start for the Cubs This Season

Thursday may have been the last start for Tsuyoshi Wada for the Chicago Cubs. During his post-game meeting with the beat writers, Tsuyoshi Wada confirmed that he was told that Thursday was his last start of the season. The Cubs have a club option on Wada for next season worth $5 million that a report […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 09/18/14

Game One Hundred Fifty-Three – Cubs (68-84) vs. Dodgers (86-66) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Tsuyoshi Wada (4-3, 3.34/1.20/3.83) vs. Zack Greinke (15-8, 2.64/1.15/3.02) It’s the final weekend series of the season at Wrigley Field and […]

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The Daily CCO: Edwin Jackson Scheduled to Start Against the Dodgers and Other Cubs News

The Cubs announced Tuesday that Edwin Jackson will be activated from the 15-day DL and make the start Friday against Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers. Jackson has been on the disabled list since Aug. 21 with a right lat strain. Edwin Jackson has not started a game since Aug. 20 when he lasted only 2 […]

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Cubs Could Reportedly Try to Move Travis Wood this Off-Season

When pitchers and catchers reported to the Cubs new facility in February, Travis Wood was penciled in as the number two starter in the rotation behind Jeff Samardzija. Wood was coming off an excellent year that saw him represent the Cubs in the Mid-Summer Classic and if not for the desire to get him to […]

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The Daily CCO: Cubs Still Have Work to Do as the Season Winds Down

The Cubs have 13 games remaining on the schedule and the lineup should get a boost with the return of Jorge Soler, who is expected back Monday night for the start of the 10-game homestand. Anthony Rizzo was reportedly targeting Monday’s opener with the Reds as when he would be ready to play again. But […]

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Doubront Tossed Six Scoreless, Baez and Szczur Homered and the Kids Snapped the Skid – Cubs 6, Pirates 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Eight: Cubs 6, Pirates 4 WP – Felix Doubront (2-1) LP – Jeff Locke (7-5) Save – Hector Rondon (24) Felix Doubront threw six innings of shutout ball, Javier Baez hit his second home run in as many nights, Mike Olt doubled in a run and Matt Szczur went deep for the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 09/13/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Eight – Cubs (64-83) vs. Pirates (78-69) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Felix Doubront (1-1, 2.25/1.25/3.04) vs. Jeff Locke (7-4, 3.60/1.22/4.12) Weather permitting … The Cubs look to snap their season-long seven-game losing […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 09/12/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven – Cubs (64-82) vs. Pirates (77-69) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Tsuyoshi Wada (4-2, 2.95/1.09/3.85) vs. Gerrit Cole (8-5, 3.89/1.31/3.50) The Cubs return to the field tonight after spending their penultimate day […]

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The Daily CCO: The Cubs Are All Learning Together

We Will Never Forget! The Cubs are in the midst of their worst stretch of the season and will get a much-needed day off Thursday before playing 16 games in 17 days to wrap up the season. Rick Renteria addressed his team for the second day in a row following another embarrassing loss to the […]

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Little to No Offense for the Cubs – Pirates 5, Cubs 0

Game One Hundred Forty-Two: Cubs 0, Pirates 5 WP – Francisco Liriano (4-10) LP – Felix Doubront (1-1) Save – None The Cubs struggles with the Pirates pitching staff continued in what ended up being the second game of a doubleheader. The Cubs were shutout for the 14th time on the season and dropped to 4-11 […]

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