Schwarber and Soler Deliver Early, Cubs Take Opener from Giants – Cubs 5, Giants 4

Game One Hundred Seven – Cubs 5, Giants 4 WP – Justin Grimm (2-3) LP – Chris Heston (11-6) Save – Hector Rondon (17) Jorge Soler’s two-out, two-run single in the first put the Cubs on the board. Kyle Schwarber gave his team a 5-0 lead with a three-run smash in the second inning. After […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 08/06/15

Game One Hundred Seven: Cubs (58-48) vs. Giants (59-48) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jason Hammel (6-5, 3.13/1.04/3.27) vs. Chris Heston (11-5, 3.24/1.18/3.22) The Cubs begin a seven-game homestand tonight with the first […]


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Cubs Move Up Lester, Set Rotation for Giants Series, Activate and Option Tsuyoshi Wada to Iowa

The Cubs made a couple announcements regarding the starting rotation Tuesday and a roster move. In the wake of the postponement Monday night and Jon Lester pitching only 1 2/3 innings, Lester’s next start has been moved up a day. Lester will start game two of the Giants series on Friday afternoon instead of Saturday. […]


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The Daily CCO: Lester Wants the Cubs to Play Stupid, Baez Continues to Rake and Other News

Monday’s game in Pittsburgh was washed out after two long rain delays that totaled three hours and 29 minutes. The Cubs and Pirates played only four innings that were erased by the postponement. And the two teams will make up the game, likely in September. As the Cubs waited out the rain the team moved […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Roster Additions, Anthony Rizzo, A Sweep and 10 Games Over .500

It was a rather productive trip to Milwaukee for the Cubs that turned around in the eighth inning of Thursday’s game with one swing of the bat from Anthony Rizzo. The Cubs won all four games at Wrigley North and improved to 10 games over .500 for the first time this season. Before Sunday, the […]


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Hammel Gets Back on Track, Cubs Down the Brewers – Cubs 4, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Two – Cubs 4, Brewers 1 WP – Jason Hammel (6-5) LP – Taylor Jungmann (5-3) Save – Hector Rondon (15) Jason Hammel kept the Brewers off balance and allowed one run in 5 2/3 innings. Starlin Castro drove in the first two runs, Addison Russell added a run scoring single with […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 07/31/15

Game One Hundred Two: Cubs (54-47) vs. Brewers (44-59) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Jason Hammel (5-5, 3.20/1.02/3.16) vs. Taylor Jungmann (5-2, 2.14/1.05/3.23) The Cubs will look for their third straight win […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 07/30/15

Game One Hundred One: Cubs (53-47) vs. Brewers (44-58) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Jake Arrieta (11-6, 2.61/1.00/2.61) vs. Jimmy Nelson (8-9, 3.97/1.29/4.09) The Cubs begin a seven-game, two city road trip tonight […]


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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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