Cubs to Activate RHP Neil Ramirez from the Disabled List

According to multiple reports, the Cubs will activate RHP Neil Ramirez from the 15-day DL prior to Sunday night’s finale in St. Louis. Ramirez has been on the disabled list since April 17 with right shoulder inflammation. Reports suggested the Cubs could option RHP Donn Roach to Iowa or place LHP Tsuyoshi Wada on the […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Struggles with Cardinals Continue and Other News and Notes

Friday was another frustrating loss to the Cardinals in St. Louis. The Cubs had a lead, could not hold on and fell to 1-4 at Busch Stadium this season. The Cubs are 2-5 in the seven games with the Redbirds and have been outscored by a total of nine runs (33-24). Anthony Rizzo called Friday […]


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Cubs Give Another Game to the Cardinals – Cardinals 3, Cubs 2

Game Seventy-Two – Cubs 2, Cardinals 3 – 10 innings WP – Seth Maness (2-0) LP – Justin Grimm (1-2) Save – None The Cubs did not cash in early opportunities against John Lackey and left the Cardinals in the game. Jake Arrieta handed it over to the pen with a 2-1 lead in the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 06/26/15

Game Seventy-Two: Cubs (39-32) vs. Cardinals (48-24) Game Time – 7:15pm CDT Coverage – TV:  ABC-7, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Busch Stadium, St. Louis Jake Arrieta (7-5, 3.07/1.09/2.90) vs. John Lackey (6-4, 3.41/1.22/3.42) Weather permitting … The Cubs open a six-game, two-city road trip […]


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Rambling About the Cubs with September in Sight

Hello again, everybody. It has been a few weeks now, but we are back in the saddle on this fine Friday morning. While the past two losses have been quite disappointing, winning four in a row was a nice treat. This team is loose, it’s having fun, it’s got each other’s backs, and most importantly, […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Winning in the Majors, Monitoring the Minors, Rumors and More Rumors

The Cubs made it a good three days after all in Minneapolis. Jake Arrieta and Jon Lester did their jobs on the mound with Arrieta delivering a gem as the Cubs took two of three from the Twins at Target Field. Anthony Rizzo had a huge weekend and Starlin Castro bounced back from a not-so-good […]


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Arrieta Goes the Distance, Cubs Win Series with Twins in Grand Fashion – Cubs 8, Twins 0

Game Sixty-Seven – Cubs 8, Twins 0 WP – Jake Arrieta (7-5) LP – Kyle Gibson (4-6) Save – None Jake Arrieta settled in after a shaky first inning and pitched a gem. Arrieta allowed just four hits over nine sensational innings. Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo gave Arrieta an early lead before Kyle Schwarber […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Twins – 06/21/15

Game Sixty-Seven: Cubs (36-30) vs. Twins (37-31) Game Time – 1:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  ABC-7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 179, 844 Location – Target Field, Minneapolis Jake Arrieta (6-5, 3.40/1.16/3.05) vs. Kyle Gibson (4-5, 3.33/1.25/4.42) The Cubs wrap-up the five-game Interleague road trip this afternoon. And Joe Maddon hands […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Twins – 06/20/15

Game Sixty-Six: Cubs (35-30) vs. Twins (37-30) Game Time – 1:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  ABC-7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 177, 844 Location – Target Field, Minneapolis Jon Lester (4-5, 3.99/1.37/3.51) vs. Trevor May (4-5, 4.26/1.27/3.16) Weather permitting … The Cubs turn to Jon Lester to end the team’s […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Twins – 06/19/15

Game Sixty-Five: Cubs (35-29) vs. Twins (36-30) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 180, 844 Location – Target Field, Minneapolis Kyle Hendricks (2-2, 3.80/1.15/3.45) vs. Phil Hughes (4-6, 4.79/1.34/4.59) Weather permitting … The Cubs road trip continues on a […]


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