Jackson Delivers a Win in the Rain – Cubs 6, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Seven – Cubs 6, Brewers 1 WP – Edwin Jackson (7-11) LP –Wily Peralta (7-11) Save – None The Cubs snapped their three-game losing streak on Wednesday night behind a solid outing from Edwin Jackson and finally beat the Brewers. The Cubs appeared much more relaxed than in recent games and played […]

Brewers Bash the Cubs – Cubs 5, Brewers 6

Game One Hundred Five– Cubs 5, Brewers 6 WP – Rob Wooten (1-0) LP – James Russell (1-3, BS 7) Save – Jim Henderson (13) The Cubs took a 5-2 lead into the seventh inning of game one on Tuesday afternoon  after scoring five runs in the sixth on four two-out singles. But Carlos Villanueva […]

Cubs Can’t Strop the Brewers – Cubs 0, Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Four– Cubs 0, Brewers 5 WP – Brandon Kintzler (3-0) LP – Pedro Strop (1-1, 1-4) Save – None The Cubs’ struggles with the Brewers and the National League Central continued on Monday night. The Cubs lost for the sixth time in nine games to the Brewers, a team with only 38 […]

One Error, Two Runs and a Cubs Win – Cubs 3, Giants 2

Game One Hundred One– Cubs 3, Giants 2 WP – Matt Guerrier (4-4) LP – Sergio Romo (3-5, BS 5) Save – Kevin Gregg (20) The Cubs went into the ninth inning trailing 2-1 after wasting numerous chances to put runs on the board. Dale Sveum sent in Julio Borbon to hit for Welington Castillo. […]

Nate the Great – Cubs 7, Diamondbacks 6

Game Ninety-Nine – Cubs 7, Diamondbacks 6 – 12 innings WP – Hector Rondon (2-0) LP – David Hernandez (4-6) Save – None It took four hours, 17 minutes and 12 innings for the Cubs to win game three in Phoenix against the Diamondbacks. Nate Schierholtz capped his night by doubling in Anthony Rizzo with […]

Diamondbacks Hammer Wood and the Cubs – Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 10

Game Ninety-Eight – Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 10 WP – Patrick Corbin (12-1) LP – Travis Wood (6-7) Save – None The Cubs took a 1-0 lead into the fifth inning before the Diamondbacks turned on the offense and knocked Travis Wood out of the game with two outs in the sixth inning. Arizona scored three […]

Cubs Walk Away Empty-Handed – Cubs 3, Rockies 4

Game Ninety-Six – Cubs 3, Rockies 4 WP – Tyler Chatwood (6-3) LP – Edwin Jackson (6-11) Save – Rex Brothers (5) The Cubs dropped the series and season finale to the Rockies on Sunday afternoon. Edwin Jackson put together a quality start but the only two walks he issued both scored in the sixth […]

Carlos Villanueva and the Commandless Cubs – Cubs 3, Rockies 9

Game Ninety-Five – Cubs 3, Rockies 9 WP – Juan Nicasio (6-9) LP – Carlos Villanueva (2-6) Save – None Carlos Villanueva and the Cubs’ pitching staff had a bad night in Denver and the Cubs dropped the second game of the series to the Rockies. A 35 mph wind played havoc in the early […]

Cubs to Call-Up Junior Lake, Place Brian Bogusevic on the DL

According to multiple reports, the Cubs will call up IF/OF Junior Lake prior to Friday’s game in Denver and place Brian Bogusevic on the 15-day DL with a left hamstring injury.

All of the Rumors that Matt-er and a Look at the Cubs Trade Pieces

With the Mid-Summer Classic in the rearview mirror, the focus throughout the game will turn to the non-waiver trade deadline. The Cubs figure to be one of the most active teams leading up to July 31 and they have several players, other than Matt Garza, that could help contenders down the stretch and into October. […]