Three Homers Power Cubs Past the Giants – Cubs 8, Giants 5

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four – Cubs 8, Giants 5 WP – Jake Arrieta (16-6) LP – Matt Cain (2-4) Save – Hector Rondon (24) Kyle Schwarber launched a three-run homer in the third inning. Miguel Montero smacked a two-run shot in the fourth and Starlin Castro hit a mammoth solo home run in the sixth […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/25/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four: Cubs (72-51) vs. Giants (66-58) Game Time – 9:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – AT & T Park, San Francisco Jake Arrieta (15-6, 2.30/0.99/2.63) vs. Matt Cain (2-3, 5.66/1.53/5.30) The Cubs have taken the show […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Lots of Home Runs, A Sweep and 20 Games Over .500

The Cubs had a very good weekend on the field. Joe Maddon’s team completed its fourth, four-game sweep of the season, and both gained ground in the division and created a little breathing room in the NL Wild Card race. The Cubs played to the conditions at Wrigley and smacked 12 home runs in the […]


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The Daily CCO: The Cubs are a Special Place for Jason McLeod and Other News

The Cubs got back on track Thursday night behind Jake Arrieta and started ‘American Legion’ week off with a win over the Braves. Joe Maddon wants his team to just show up to Wrigley ready to play. And the results were there for offense and defense in the opener with the Braves. The Cubs picked […]


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Jake Being Jake – Cubs 7, Braves 1

Game One Hundred Nineteen – Cubs 7, Braves 1 WP – Jake Arrieta (15-6) LP – Mike Foltynewicz (4-5) Save – None Jake Arrieta completed six shutout innings. Chris Coghlan drove in a pair of runs. Anthony Rizzo launched a three-run home. Addison Russell added a solo shot and Miguel Montero delivered a clutch, two-out […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/20/15

Game One Hundred Nineteen: Cubs (67-51) vs. Braves (53-67) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (14-6, 2.39/0.99/2.67) vs. Mike Foltynewicz (4-4, 5.61/1.62/5.00) The homestand continues tonight with the first of four against […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Tweak Rotation, Starlin Castro and Other News

Tuesday night and into Wednesday did not go the Cubs way. Not only did Joe Maddon’s team lose to the Tigers, but also slipped in the Wild Card Standings. The Pirates topped the D-Backs 9-8 in 15 innings and the Giants beat the Cardinals 2-0. The Cubs will enter play Wednesday three behind the Pirates […]


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Rambling as the Cubs Kids Have Arrived

Hello again, everybody. Yes, you have your day right. It is Tuesday, but who cares, it’s Tuesday, and we are going to do some rambling today. It has been quite a run for the Cubs the past few weeks, and how much fun has it been? A heckuva of a lot of fun, I will […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Crosstown Meat Loaf and Keeping Tabs on Utley

The Cubs ran the winning streak to nine games before the string ended at the hands of Chris Sale on Sunday afternoon. The Cubs won the series on the South Side and even with the loss, Joe Maddon’s team is 15-2 in the last 17 games. Off the field, MLB Pipeline ranked the Cubs as […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 08/16/15

Game One Hundred Sixteen: Cubs (67-48) vs. White Sox (54-60) Game Time – 1:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 182, 844 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Dan Haren (8-7, 3.55/1.12/4.70) vs. Chris Sale (10-7, 3.47/1.07/2.51) The Cubs wrap up the series and season-series […]


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