Cubs Lose the Rumble at Nationals Park – Cubs 2, Nationals 9

Game One Hundred Thirty-Seven – Cubs 2, Nationals 9 WP – Jordan Zimmermann (10-8) LP – Justin Germano (2-6) Save – None The Washington Nationals pounded Cubs’ pitching for the third game in a row and completed the four-game sweep over the Chicago Cubs. The Nationals scored nine runs on 12 hits and launched three […]

The Nationals Tee Off on Cubs Pitching … Again – Cubs 1, Nationals 9

Game One Hundred Thirty-Six – Cubs 1, Nationals 9 WP – Gio Gonzalez (18-7) LP – Chris Volstad (2-10) Save – None The Washington Nationals picked up where they left off on Tuesday and pounded the Chicago Cubs for the second night in a row. The Nationals followed their 11-run, 19-hit, six-home run output on […]

Night of the Rookie Pitchers – Cubs 5, Nationals 11

Game One Hundred Thirty-Five – Cubs 5, Nationals 11 WP – Edwin Jackson (9-9) LP – Chris Rusin (0-2) Save – None Tuesday was a bad night for the Chicago Cubs. Dale Sveum used seven rookie pitchers after the Nationals knocked Chris Rusin out of the game in the second inning. The Nationals teed off […]

Cubs Give Samardzija No Support – Cubs 1, Nationals 2

Game One Hundred Thirty-Four – Cubs 1, Nationals 2 WP – Ross Detwiler (9-6) LP – Jeff Samardzija (8-13) Save – Tyler Clippard (30) The Cubs offense struggled once again and the Cubs lost for the third day in a row. Jeff Samardzija did an excellent job of limiting the Nationals’ offense to one run […]

Cubs Cain-not Beat the Giants – Cubs 5, Giants 7

Game One Hundred Thirty-Three – Cubs 5, Giants 7 WP – Santiago Casilla (6-5) LP – Carlos Marmol (2-3) Save – Javier Lopez (6) The Cubs gave Sunday’s finale to the Giants and ended their 10-game homestand with a loss (4-6). After winning Friday’s opener, the Cubs dropped the last two and finished the season […]

Giants Jump on Germano and Take Care of the Cubs – Cubs 2, Giants 5

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two – Cubs 2, Giants 5 WP – Tim Lincecum (8-14) LP – Justin Germano (2-5) Save – Sergio Romo (9) Saturday’s game ended before it had a chance to begin. The Giants jumped on Justin Germano in the first inning and put up four spot on the old scoreboard before Germano […]

Two in a Row – Cubs 6, Giants 4

Game One Hundred Thirty-One – Cubs 6, Giants 4 WP – Chris Volstad (2-9) LP – Madison Bumgarner (14-9) Save – Carlos Marmol (17) The Cubs finished a lousy month (8-21) with a very good win over Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants. The Cubs picked up where they left off Thursday. Sveum’s offense […]

A Real Wild Walk-Off Win – Cubs 12, Brewers 11

Game One Hundred Thirty – Cubs 12, Brewers 11 WP – Carlos Marmol (2-2) LP – Francisco Rodriguez (2-7, BS 7) Save – None The Cubs never quit Thursday afternoon and walked off with arguably their most impressive win of the season. The Cubs kept grinding and for one of the few times since the […]

Thirty Below – Cubs 1, Brewers 4

Game One Hundred Twenty-Eight – Cubs 1, Brewers 4 WP – Yovani Gallardo (14-8) LP – Travis Wood (4-11) Save – John Axford (21) The Cubs dropped to a season-low 30 games under .500 with their seventh straight loss to the Brewers Tuesday night. The Cubs have won only three of the 15 games with […]

Brewers Blow It Out in the Ninth – Cubs 4, Brewers 15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Seven – Cubs 4, Brewers 15 WP – Marco Estrada (2-5) LP – Justin Germano (2-4) Save – None Monday night’s game was much closer than the final score indicates. The Cubs trailed the Brewers 6-4 going into the ninth before Milwaukee blew the game open against Alex Hinshaw. Ryan Braun, Aramis […]