Cubs Knock Off Peavy and the Sox – Cubs 2, White Sox 1

Game Sixty-Eight – Cubs 2, White Sox 1 WP – Travis Wood (1-3) LP – Jake Peavy (6-3) Save – Carlos Marmol (4) Dale Sveum’s Cubs played one of their better games of the year Tuesday night and posted their first road series win of the season (September, 2011 in New York). The Cubs offense […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 06/19/12

Game Sixty-Eight: Cubs (23-44) vs. White Sox (35-32) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet (Cubs), WGN TV (White Sox) – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 180/914 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Travis Wood (0-3, 4.58/1.25) vs. Jake Peavy (6-2, 2.91/0.97) It is game two of round two of the […]

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Not One, Not Two … But Five Big Flies – Cubs 12, White Sox 3

Game Sixty-Seven – Cubs 12, White Sox 3 WP – Matt Garza (3-5) LP – Zach Stewart (1-2) Save – None The Cubs broke out the bats Monday night on the South Side and beat the White Sox for the first time this season. The Cubs improved to 12-11 in series openers behind a season-high […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 06/18/12

Game Sixty-Seven: Cubs (22-44) vs. White Sox (35-31) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 180/914 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Matt Garza (2-5, 4.04/1.12) vs. Zach Stewart (1-1, 5.18/1.48) Updated 4:11pm CDT – The Cubs placed Ryan Dempster on the 15-day DL on Monday […]

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From the Wire … Ryan Dempster Placed on 15-Day Disabled List

According to multiple reports, the Cubs placed Ryan Dempster on the 15-day DL with right lat tightness. The Cubs and Ryan Dempster are saying the injury is not serious and is for precautionary reasons. The Cubs also activated Geovany Soto from the 15-day DL and optioned Welington Castillo to Triple-A Iowa. Scott Maine was recalled […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Red Sox – 06/17/12

Game Sixty-Six: Cubs (22-43) vs. Red Sox (32-33) Game Time – 7:00pm CDT Coverage – TV: ESPN Sunday Night Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 89/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Paul Maholm (4-5, 4.91/1.33) vs. Franklin Morales (0-1, 3.04/1.23) Happy Father’s Day from the CCO! Even with Saturday night’s loss, the Cubs […]

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Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 06/14/12

As the minor leagues hit the halfway point this week, improvement can be seen across the board for the organization. Peoria flirted with the .500 mark as their bullpen of Austin Reed, Felix Pena, Yao-Lin Wang, Sheldon McDonald, Luis Liria, and Hunter Cervenka did most of the heavy lifting. Ronald Torreyes’ improvement has been a […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Tigers – 06/13/12

Game Sixty-Two: Cubs (21-40) vs. Tigers (28-33) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Matt Garza (2-4, 3.99/1.12) vs. Rick Porcello (3-4, 5.03/1.54) With the draft out of the way and agreeing to terms on a contract with Jorge Soler, […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Twins – 06/10/12

Game Sixty: Cubs (19-40) vs. Twins (24-34) Game Time – 1:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 179/914 Location – Target Field, Minneapolis Ryan Dempster (1-3, 2.59/1.08) vs. Francisco Liriano (1-6, 6.46/1.74) Weather permitting … Ryan Dempster will try to end the Cubs’ 10-game road trip on a […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Twins – 06/08/12

Game Fifty-Eight: Cubs (19-38) vs. Twins (22-34) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 179/914 Location – Target Field, Minneapolis Travis Wood (0-2, 4.56/1.06) vs. P.J. Walters (2-1, 3.69/1.36) Dale Sveum and the Chicago Cubs begin a stretch of 12 straight against the Junior Circuit […]

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