Cubs West Coast Woes Continue, Drop Fourth in a Row – Dodgers 5, Cubs 2

Game One Hundred Twenty-Eight – Cubs 2, Dodgers 5 WP – J.P. Howell (5-1) LP – Jon Lester (8-10) Save – Kenley Jansen (27) The Cubs took a 2-1 lead into the bottom of the seventh. The offense did not capitalize against Mat Latos and give Jon Lester a little breathing room. Lester was unable […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 08/29/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Eight: Cubs (73-54) vs. Dodgers (71-56) Game Time – 8:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 105.9 FM, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Jon Lester (8-9, 3.44/1.20/3.13) vs. Mat Latos (4-9, 4.81/1.27/3.54) The Cubs look to snap […]


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Scott Boras Says Cubs Have Not Approached Jake Arrieta about a Contract Extension

Jake Arrieta has put together an excellent follow up to his breakout season. Arrieta is part of the conversation for the NL Cy Young and is consistently mentioned among the elite pitchers in the game. To put it simply, Jake Arrieta is becoming a true Ace. After missing the first month of the season a […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 08/28/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Seven: Cubs (73-53) vs. Dodgers (70-56) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Jason Hammel (7-5, 3.35/1.10/3.64) vs. Clayton Kershaw (10-6, 2.29/0.92/2.12) The six-game West Coast road trip […]


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Bryant Goes Boom and Walks Off the Indians – Cubs 2, Indians 1

Game One Hundred Twenty-Three – Cubs 2, Indians 1 WP – Hector Rondon (5-2) LP – Zach McAllister (3-4) Save – None Kris Bryant stepped in with two outs in the bottom of the ninth and the game tied at one. Bryant lifted the first pitch from Zach McAllister out to right. The ball carried […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Indians – 08/24/15

Game One Hundred Twenty-Three: Cubs (71-51) vs. Indians (58-65) Game Time – 1:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (8-9, 3.58/1.23/3.15) vs. Corey Kluber (8-13, 3.52/1.05/2.81) The Cubs wrap up the seven-game homestand with a […]


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Tigers Light Up Lester, Take Two-Game Series from the Cubs – Tigers 15, Cubs 8

Game One Hundred Eighteen – Cubs 8, Tigers 15 WP – Neftali Feliz (3-3) LP – Jon Lester (8-9) Save – None The Tigers hit parade continued Wednesday night. Detroit scored seven runs off Jon Lester in 2 2/3 innings and knocked him out of the game. The Tigers just kept hitting and the Cubs […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Tigers – 08/19/15

Game One Hundred Eighteen: Cubs (67-50) vs. Tigers (57-61) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WPWR My 50, ESPN – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (8-8, 3.21/1.18/2.87) vs. Daniel Norris (2-2, 4.24/1.44/4.67) The Cubs wrap up the two-game series and […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Tweak Rotation, Starlin Castro and Other News

Tuesday night and into Wednesday did not go the Cubs way. Not only did Joe Maddon’s team lose to the Tigers, but also slipped in the Wild Card Standings. The Pirates topped the D-Backs 9-8 in 15 innings and the Giants beat the Cardinals 2-0. The Cubs will enter play Wednesday three behind the Pirates […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Tigers – 08/18/15

Game One Hundred Seventeen: Cubs (67-49) vs. Tigers (56-61) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: ABC-7, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jason Hammel (6-5, 3.10/1.04/3.41) vs. Anibal Sanchez (10-10, 4.95/1.27/4.65) Weather permitting … The Cubs begin a seven-game homestand […]


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