Close, But No Comeback – Pirates 4, Cubs 3

Close, But No Comeback – Pirates 4, Cubs 3 Game Fourteen – Cubs 3, Pirates 4 WP – Vance Worley (2-1) LP – Jason Hammel (1-1) Save – Tony Watson (1) Wednesday night in Pittsburgh went down to the last strike. After scoring three runs in the eighth to cut the Pirates lead to 4-3, […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 04/22/15

Game Fourteen: Cubs (8-5) vs. Pirates (6-8) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 84, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Jason Hammel (1-0, 5.11/1.30/3.59) vs. Vance Worley (1-1, 5.84/1.54/3.91) Weather permitting … The Cubs turn to Jason Hammel tonight for game […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 04/20/15

Game Twelve: Cubs (6-5) vs. Pirates (6-6) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Jake Arrieta (1-1, 1.98/1.02/2.11) vs. A.J. Burnett (0-1, 2.25/1.17/2.33) Weather permitting … The Cubs open a seven-game, two-city road trip tonight […]


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Two Pitches, Two Home Runs and a Cubs Loss – Padres 5, Cubs 4

Game Nine – Cubs 4, Padres 5 WP – James Shields (2-0) LP – Brian Schlitter (0-1, BS 1) Save – Craig Kimbrel (4) The Cubs led 4-2 in the seventh inning but a second bad call by homeplate umpire Sam Holbrook and a poor pitch from Brian Schlitter turned the game around in favor […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 04/17/15

Game Nine: Cubs (5-3) vs. Padres (6-4) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: ABC 7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jason Hammel (1-0, 4.50/1.33/3.14) vs. James Shields (1-0, 2.08/0.92/3.82) Following one of the more memorable off days in recent years, the […]


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Cubs Out Slug and Outlast the Rockies – Cubs 9, Rockies 5

Game Four – Cubs 9, Rockies 5 WP – Jason Hammel (1-0) LP – Kyle Kendrick (1-1) Save – None Dexter Fowler led off the game with a triple and set the tone for the Cubs offense. Fowler scored the Cubs’ first run and drove in the next two with another triple in the second […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 04/11/15

Game Four: Cubs (1-2) vs. Rockies (4-0) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Coors Field, Denver Jason Hammel (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Kyle Kendrick (1-0, 0.00/1.00/1.58) It’s a new day and the Cubs will shoot to put […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 04/10/15

Game Three: Cubs (1-1) vs. Rockies (3-0) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Coors Field, Denver Travis Wood (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Tyler Matzek (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) The Cubs first road trip is a quick one, a three-game […]


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Joe Maddon Talks Cubs on MLB Network Radio

Joe Maddon joined Casey Stern and Jim Bowden during Tuesday’s Inside Pitch (MLB Network Radio) for his now weekly segment. Maddon had a weekly spot on Inside Pitch while he was with the Rays. It’s good to see the Cubs allowed him to continue his conversations with Stern and Bowden in what is appointment radio. […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Postpone a Game, Take a Day Off the Calendar and Rearrange Rotation

The Cubs cancelled Tuesday night’s game with the Cardinals due to the sub-freezing wind chills and rain. The game will be made up when St. Louis returns to Wrigley in either July (July 6-8) or September (Sept. 18-20). By July, the bleachers will be open and the Cubs’ roster could look a lot different by […]


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