Twelve Down … Twenty-One to Go for the Chicago Cubs

The Cubs are 8-4 after twelve Spring Training contests and have twenty-one exhibition games remaining on the schedule. So where do the Cubs stand after the first two weeks of Cactus League games? The Cubs reduced their 60-man Spring Training roster to 51 players on Sunday. Mitch Atkins (Triple-A Iowa) and David Patton (Double-A Tennessee) […]

A Split-Squad Sweep for the Cubs – Cubs 11 Reds 4 – Cubs 8 White Sox 7

Game Ten – Cubs (ss) 11 Reds 4 WP – Mike Parisi (1-0) LP – Jon Adkins (0-1) Save – None Game Eleven – Cubs (ss) 8 White Sox (ss) 7 WP – John Gaub (1-0) LP – Jeffrey Marquez (0-1, BS 1) Save – Justin Berg (1) The Cubs got their work in on […]

Cubs Serve One Up on a Silva Platter – Cubs 3 White Sox 15

Game Three – Cubs 3 White Sox (ss) 15 WP – Daniel Hudson (1-0) LP – Carlos Silva (0-1) Save – None Lou Piniella’s crew dropped their first game of the spring on Saturday afternoon after a horrible start by Carlos Silva. Silva dug a hole for his new team and the White Sox kept […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 03/06/10

Spring Training Game Three: Cubs (2-0) vs. White Sox (ss) (0-1-1) Game Time – 2:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV/MLB Network – Radio: 720 WGN Location – HoHoKam Park, Mesa Carlos Silva (0-0, -.–/-.–) vs. Daniel Hudson (0-0, -.–/-.–) The Cubs and White Sox face off for the first time in 2010 this afternoon. […]

Cubs Issue 19 Non-Roster Invitations to Big League Camp

The Cubs released the official list of non-roster invitees to Spring Training on Wednesday. Pitchers and catchers report to Fitch Park on February 17 … with the first workout slated for Thursday, February 18. Position players report on February 22 and the first full squad workout will be on Tuesday, February 23. Among the players […]

Is Angel Guzman on the Block?

Depending on the source, the Cubs are looking to add a right-handed relief pitcher, a fourth outfielder or a starting pitcher … or maybe all three. Jim Hendry would like to make changes to his roster before Spring Training, that much is known. The CCO’s three-part series on the projections for the 2010 season will […]