Cubs Flat in Finale with Phillies – Phillies 11, Cubs 5

Game Ninety-Seven – Cubs 5, Phillies 11 WP – Aaron Nola (1-1) LP – Jason Hammel (5-5) Save – None Everything that could go right for the Phillies did this weekend while the Cubs could not catch a single break. And the Phillies completed the three-game sweep over the Cubs after winning just 11 road […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Phillies – 07/26/15

Game Ninety-Seven: Cubs (51-45) vs. Phillies (36-63) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV:  ABC-7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jason Hammel (5-4, 2.82/0.98/3.06) vs. Aaron Nola (0-1, 1.50/1.00/3.73) It’s a new day and a new week and Joe Maddon’s team will […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Phillies – 07/24/15

Game Ninety-Five: Cubs (51-43) vs. Phillies (34-63) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (5-8, 3.37/1.21/3.06) vs. Jerome Williams (3-7, 6.43/1.70/5.48) The Cubs open a six-game homestand today with the first of […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Plan to Work with Schwarber in the Outfield and Other News and Rumors

The Daily returns from a marathon and a long day of baseball in which the Cubs won two games in a 24-hour time period. The Cubs pulled out two games in Cincinnati and finished a difficult seven-game road trip over six days with a 4-3 record. The Cubs get a small break Thursday before a […]


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Maddon Pushes the Right Buttons, Cubs Split Doubleheader with Comeback Win – Cubs 6, Reds 5

Game Ninety-Four – Cubs 6, Reds 5 WP – Hector Rondon (4-2) LP – Aroldis Chapman (3-4) Save – Jason Motte (6) Down 5-0 by the end of the second inning, the Cubs scored five runs in the top of the third with Kris Bryant delivering a pinch-hit two-run single to tie the game. The […]


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The Schwarber Game – Cubs 5, Reds 4

Game Ninety-Two – Cubs 5, Reds 4 – 13 innings WP – Jason Motte (7-1) LP – Nate Adcock (1-2) Save – Justin Grimm (2) Kyle Schwarber tied the game at four with a two-run mammoth homer in the ninth and Schwarber delivered the game winner, a line drive solo homer to right in the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 07/21/15

Game Ninety-Two: Cubs (49-42) vs. Reds (41-49) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Jason Hammel (5-4, 2.86/0.95/3.05) vs. Raisel Iglesias (1-2, 5.90/1.52/3.23) Weather permitting … The Cubs will look to […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 07/20/15

Game Ninety-One: Cubs (49-41) vs. Reds (40-49) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Clayton Richard (1-0, 5.79/2.04/3.28) vs. Michael Lorenzen (3-4, 3.53/1.47/5.70) Weather permitting … The Cubs kick off a four-game, three-day […]


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The Daily CCO: David Ross is Getting the Calls and Other Cubs News, Notes and Rumors

David Ross was back behind the plate Saturday night and in his first game since July 1 due to a stint on the 7-day concussion DL, he helped Jon Lester, Hector Rondon and Jason Motte complete the staff’s 12th shutout of the season in a 4-0 win over the Braves. Ross’ influence on these Cubs cannot […]


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The Daily CCO: The Schwarber Plan, Maddon Supports Strop and Cubs News and Rumors

It was a successful return to the majors offensively for Kyle Schwarber on Friday night. Schwarber went 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored. Schwarber contributed at the plate but was charged with two errors in his first start at catcher … a throwing error in the first inning and catcher’s interference in the […]


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