Hendricks Finishes Off the Fish – Cubs 2, Marlins 0

Game Eighty – Cubs 2, Marlins 0 WP – Kyle Hendricks (4-4) LP – Mat Latos (3-6) Save – Jason Motte (4) Kyle Hendricks pitched 7 1/3 innings of shutout ball, Chris Coghlan scored on a wild pitch in the first inning and drove in Chris Denorfia in the eighth as the Cubs beat the […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Marlins – 07/05/15

Game Eighty: Cubs (43-36) vs. Marlins (35-47) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (3-4, 4.15/1.18/3.54) vs. Mat Latos (3-5, 5.27/1.41/3.63) Joe Maddon hands the ball to Kyle Hendricks this afternoon in the […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Reinstate OF Jorge Soler from 15-Day DL, Option OF Matt Szczur to Iowa

The Cubs announced two roster moves Sunday morning. Jorge Soler was activated from the 15-day DL and OF Matt Szczur was optioned to Triple-A Iowa. With the latest round of moves, the Cubs’ 25-man roster currently consists of 13 pitchers (five starters, eight relievers) and 12 position players. Jorge Soler is in the starting lineup […]


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The Daily CCO: Kris Bryant the Run Producer and Other Cubs News and Notes

Kris Bryant created more headlines Saturday. Bryant hit a mammoth two-run homer in the first inning and his second career Grand Slam in the second inning, the first granny for Bryant at Wrigley Field. Bryant drove in six of the Cubs’ seven runs. While some consider Bryant just a home run hitter he does exactly […]


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Cubs Set to Activate OF Jorge Soler

A move that was expected Saturday will happen prior to Sunday’s game when the Cubs activate OF Jorge Soler from the disabled list. According to a report from Carrie Muskat, Soler will return Sunday. The Cubs starting right fielder has been on the 15-day DL since June 3 with a sprained left ankle. Soler completed […]


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The Daily CCO: Red, White and Cubs News

Happy Fourth of July! It’s the Fourth of July and for the first time in six years the Cubs will play a meaningful baseball game on America’s birthday. The Cubs made a surprising move Friday when LHP Clayton Richard was acquired from the Pirates for cash considerations. Richard will make his first appearance in a big […]


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The Daily CCO: Maddon’s Rotation Plans, Soler Back This Weekend? And Cubs News and Rumors

It’s time for baseball, fireworks and a long homestand at Wrigley Field. The Cubs return from the road (3-3) and will spend the next 10 days leading up to the All-Star break at home. The Cubs were on the road for a majority of June, the team just finished a stretch of playing 20 out […]


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The Daily CCO: Alcantara is an All-Star, Positive News on Underwood Jr. and Other Cubs News

INF/OF Arismendy Alcantara was named to the Pacific Coast League All-Star Team and will represent the Iowa Cubs in the Triple-A All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 15 in Omaha. Arismendy Alcantara is batting .252/.317/.461 in 65 games with 10 doubles, seven triples and 10 home runs for a .778 OPS. In 258 at bats, Alcantara […]


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The Daily CCO: Maddon’s Magic Trick and Other Cubs News, Notes and Rumors

Joe Maddon does things a little bit different from other managers, besides not reading from the old book. So after the Cubs dropped their season-worst fifth game in a row Sunday night, Maddon decided it was the right time to pull a trick out of his hat to make the losing streak disappear. A couple […]


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The Daily CCO: Hitting the Reset Button after the Cubs Day Off

After a much-needed day off, the Cubs get back to work Tuesday night in New York. And the Cubs will look to put the weekend behind them against a Mets team that is very, very good at Citi Field. In between answering countless questions about possible trades with the Mets, Joe Maddon has to figure […]


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