Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 04/05/15

Opening Night – Game One: Cubs (0-0) vs. Cardinals (0-0) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: ESPN2 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Adam Wainwright (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) Chicago Cubs Baseball is on the Air! It’s Opening Day! […]


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The Daily CCO: Maddon Announces Cubs Rotation, Wood In, Jackson to the Bullpen

Countdown to Opening Night: 1 day Joe Maddon made it official before Friday night’s practice game against the Diamondbacks, Travis Wood made the rotation and Edwin Jackson would start the season in the bullpen. The decisions to have Wood stay in the rotation and Jackson to be the team’s long man in the pen were […]


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Four Longballs Plus Jason Hammel Equal a Cubs Win – Cubs 11, Brewers 7

Spring Training Game Thirty-One – Cubs 11, Brewers 7 WP – Jason Hammel (3-1) LP – Kyle Lohse (2-1) Save – None The Cubs went yard four times in the first five innings and Jason Hammel gave up just one run in five innings as the Cubs beat the Brewers in the Cactus League finale […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 04/01/15

Spring Training Game Thirty-One: Cubs (14-15-1) vs. Brewers (11-14-1) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: Cubs.com Location – Sloan Park, Mesa Jason Hammel (2-1, 3.60, 1.15) vs. Kyle Lohse (2-0, 1.80, 0.67) The Cubs return home this afternoon to close out the Cactus League part of their spring slate […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Roster Moves, Rumors, Home Runs, Spring Wins and Kris Bryant

There is never a dull moment with the Chicago Cubs and that was definitely the case throughout the long weekend. On the field, the Cubs won three of the four games Maddon’s men played against the White Sox, Rockies, Reds and Royals. Jake Arrieta had a big day on the mound and at the plate. […]


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Cubs Hammel Samardzija and the Sox – Cubs 6, White Sox 3

Spring Training Game Twenty-Five – Cubs 6, White Sox 3 WP – Jason Hammel (2-1) LP – Jeff Samardzija (1-2) Save – None The Cubs launched four home runs off Jeff Samardzija in front of a record breaking crowd at Sloan Park and Jason Hammel limited the White Sox to two runs over six innings […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 03/27/15

Spring Training Game Twenty-Five: Cubs (9-14-1) vs. White Sox (8-12-3) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet (Cubs), WGN-TV Ch. 9 (White Sox) – Radio: Cubs.com, 670 The Score (White Sox) Location – Sloan Park, Mesa Jason Hammel (1-1, 3.86, 1.21) vs. Jeff Samardzija (1-1, 7.15, 1.50) The Cubs and White Sox […]


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Cubs Spring Training Update: Pitching Staff

It’s been an up and down spring for the Cubs pitching staff. And the starting rotation has been consistently inconsistent throughout the Cactus League schedule. Before dealing with a tired arm, Jon Lester was sharp for two starts then not-so-sharp in his third outing. Jake Arrieta has shown flashes of last year’s dominance while trying […]


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The Daily CCO: Kris Bryant Set to Start Working in the Outfield and Other Cubs News

Kris Bryant is finally going to see time in the outfield, and the process to expose Bryant to one of the corner spots could begin Tuesday. Joe Maddon addressed Bryant playing outfield prior to Sunday’s game. Maddon said Bryant will start working in the outfield on Tuesday when the team returns from the off day. […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Three Days of Homers, the Kris Bryant Watch, Injury Updates and Spring Wins

It was another busy weekend for the Chicago Cubs, only one more full weekend left in Arizona before the season opener on April 5. Jon Lester and Kris Bryant dominated the news. While Lester was scratched from his start with a tired arm, Bryant was busy hitting three homers in two games. But Bryant wasn’t […]


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