Same Story, Different Game – Cardinals 6, Cubs 0

Game Eighty-One – Cubs 0, Cardinals 6 WP – John Lackey (7-5) LP – Jon Lester (4-7) Save – None The Cubs seemingly have not had one thing go their way against the Cardinals this season and the trend continued Monday night. Jon Lester was hung with the loss after taking a no-hitter into the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/06/15

Game Eighty-One: Cubs (44-36) vs. Cardinals (53-28) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9, ESPN – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (4-6, 3.74/1.33/3.44) vs. John Lackey (6-5, 3.30/1.24/3.44) Weather permitting … The Cubs’ homestand continues tonight with the […]


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Cubs Month in Review – June 2015

As the Cubs near the halfway mark of the season, we are starting to get a clearer picture of who this team is and where they may be going. It’s clear that the club is much improved over a year ago, but after a sweep at the hands of division leader and rival the St. […]


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Cubs Pull a Win Out of Their Caps – Cubs 2, Mets 0

Game Seventy-Six – Cubs 2, Mets 0 – 11 innings WP – Jason Motte (6-1) LP –Carlos Torres (2-4) Save – Justin Grimm (1) Starlin Castro and Miguel Montero delivered two out singles in the 11th inning. And Jon Lester and the bullpen combined on a seven-hit shutout as the Cubs topped the Mets in 11 innings […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 07/01/15

Game Seventy-Six: Cubs (40-35) vs. Mets (40-38) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Citi Field, Flushing Jon Lester (4-6, 4.03/1.37/3.56) vs. Bartolo Colon (9-6, 4.89/1.25/3.88) The Cubs will shoot for two wins in a row over […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 06/30/15

Game Seventy-Five: Cubs (39-35) vs. Mets (40-37) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet, ESPN – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Citi Field, Flushing Kyle Hendricks (2-4, 4.46/1.22/3.71) vs. Jon Niese (3-7, 4.12/1.52/4.38) Weather permitting … The Cubs’ six-game, two-city road trip resumes tonight […]


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Cubs to Activate RHP Neil Ramirez from the Disabled List

According to multiple reports, the Cubs will activate RHP Neil Ramirez from the 15-day DL prior to Sunday night’s finale in St. Louis. Ramirez has been on the disabled list since April 17 with right shoulder inflammation. Reports suggested the Cubs could option RHP Donn Roach to Iowa or place LHP Tsuyoshi Wada on the […]


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The Daily CCO: Big Test Awaits Cubs in St. Louis and Other News and Rumors

After splitting the four-game series with the Dodgers, the Cubs hit the road for six games over the next seven days with three in St. Louis and three in New York. And the trip begins with a big test for the Cubs against the best team in baseball, the St. Louis Cardinals. The Cubs enter […]


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Rambling About the Cubs with September in Sight

Hello again, everybody. It has been a few weeks now, but we are back in the saddle on this fine Friday morning. While the past two losses have been quite disappointing, winning four in a row was a nice treat. This team is loose, it’s having fun, it’s got each other’s backs, and most importantly, […]


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One of Those Days – Dodgers 4, Cubs 0

Game Seventy-One – Cubs 0, Dodgers 4 WP – Carlos Frias (5-5) LP – Jon Lester (4-6) Save – None If it could go wrong for the Cubs Thursday it did in front of the biggest crowd of the year at Wrigley Field. And the four-game series ended with a disappointing loss to the Dodgers. […]


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