Cubs Pick Off the Nationals – Cubs 2, Nationals 1

Game Fifty-Two – Cubs 2, Nationals 1 WP – Jake Arrieta (5-4) LP – Gio Gonzalez (4-3) Save – Hector Rondon (10) David Ross picked off Clint Robinson from first base in what was a unbelievable end to the game. The Nationals had Hector Rondon on the ropes, Ross bailed out his pitcher and the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Nationals – 06/04/15

Game Fifty-Two: Cubs (27-24) vs. Nationals (29-24) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Nationals Park, Washington D.C. Jake Arrieta (4-4, 3.18/1.09/2.90) vs. Gio Gonzalez (4-2, 4.73/1.53/3.04) Weather permitting … The Cubs open a four-game series with […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Splitting with the Royals, Draft News and a Bunch of Rumors

Even with only two games it was a typically busy weekend for the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs ended up with a split of the two-game series with the Royals and finished May with a 14-14 record. More rumors surfaced on which players the front office could try to acquire to improve the big league roster. […]


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Cubs Royally Give Another Game Away – Royals 8, Cubs 4

Game Forty-Seven – Cubs 4, Royals 8 WP – Kelvin Herrera (1-1, BS 1) LP – Pedro Strop (1-3) Save – None The Cubs fought back from a 4-1 deficit and tied the game in the seventh inning after a two-run homer from Jorge Soler in the sixth and a solo home run from Addison […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Royals – 05/29/15

Game Forty-Seven: Cubs (25-21) vs. Royals (28-18) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (4-4, 2.95/1.09/2.38) vs. Edinson Volquez (4-3, 2.77/1.07/3.43) Weather permitting … The Cubs return to the field this afternoon for […]


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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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