RIZZO! – Cubs 9, Diamondbacks 6

Game Forty-Two – Cubs 9, Diamondbacks 6 WP – Jason Motte (2-1) LP – Enrique Burgos (0-2) Save – Pedro Strop (1) Jorge Soler tied the game in the eighth and Anthony Rizzo launched a three-run homer in the top of the ninth that broke a 6-6 tie on Saturday night as the Cubs beat […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 05/23/15

Game Forty-Two: Cubs (23-18) vs. Diamondbacks (20-21) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Jake Arrieta (4-4, 2.77/1.04/2.20) vs. Rubby De La Rosa (4-2, 4.08/1.11/4.00) The Cubs will shoot to get back on […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 05/22/15

Game Forty-One: Cubs (23-17) vs. Diamondbacks (19-21) Game Time – 8:40pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 188, 844 Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Jon Lester (4-2, 3.70/1.36/3.40) vs. Josh Collmenter (3-5, 5.36/1.36/4.51) The Cubs open a three-game series tonight in Phoenix and will […]


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Rambling as the Cubs are Finding an Identity

Hello again, everybody. The weather is warming, the flowers are blooming, but unlike spring times of the past, the Cubs are not swooning. No, this year’s team is starting to show what fans have patiently waited for since 2008. It is May 22, and folks, the Chicago Cubs have a winning record. If this is […]


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Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad – Pirates 3, Cubs 0

Game Thirty-Seven – Cubs 0, Pirates 3 WP – A.J. Burnett (3-1) LP – Jake Arrieta (4-4) Save – Mark Melancon (9) The Cubs managed only three hits over seven innings against A.J. Burnett. Jake Arrieta gave up one run in seven innings on a bloop double and a single. But on a day with […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 05/17/15

Game Thirty-Seven: Cubs (21-15) vs. Pirates (17-20) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 187, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (4-3, 3.00/1.07/2.33) vs. A.J. Burnett (2-1, 1.60/1.16/3.06) Weather permitting … Joe Maddon hands the ball to […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 05/15/15

Game Thirty-Five: Cubs (19-15) vs. Pirates (17-18) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (0-1, 4.65/1.29/3.98) vs. Jeff Locke (2-2, 4.71/1.35/3.77) Joe Maddon turns to Kyle Hendricks this afternoon as the […]


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Arrieta Dominates for Eight, Cubs use Big Sixth Inning to Beat the Mets – Cubs 6, Mets 1

Game Thirty-Two – Cubs 6, Mets 1 WP – Jake Arrieta (4-3) LP – Noah Syndergaard (0-1) Save – None Jake Arrieta allowed one run while striking out a season-high 10 batters in eight innings. Starlin Castro doubled in Jorge Soler with the first of the game as part of a four-run sixth inning. Chris […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 05/12/15

Game Thirty-Two: Cubs (16-15) vs. Mets (20-12) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (3-3, 3.41/1.16/2.53) vs. Noah Syndergaard (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) Joe Maddon hands the ball to Jake Arrieta tonight […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 05/11/15

Game Thirty-One: Cubs (15-15) vs. Mets (20-11) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (2-2, 4.04/1.32/2.75) vs. Jacob deGrom (3-3, 2.95/1.26/3.58) Weather permitting … The Cubs return to Wrigley tonight and open a […]


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