A Wind-Blown Comedy of Errors – Cubs 8, Reds 10

Game One Hundred Eleven – Cubs 8, Reds 10 WP – Homer Bailey (10-7) LP – Justin German (1-2) Save – Aroldis Chapman (26) On a day the wind was howling in (24 mph at game time), the Cubs and Reds scored a combined 18 runs on 28 hits but in the end it was […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/10/12

Game One Hundred Eleven: Cubs (44-66) vs. Reds (66-46) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV- Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Justin Germano (1-1, 3.38/1.11) vs. Homer Bailey (9-7, 3.98/1.36) The Cubs ended their losing streak with a come from behind victory Thursday night, can […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/09/12

Game One Hundred Ten: Cubs (43-66) vs. Reds (66-45) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet- Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Chris Volstad (0-8, 7.22/1.57) vs. Mike Leake (4-7, 4.51/1.34) Weather permitting … The Cubs begin a seven-game homestand tonight with the first of four […]

No Happy Ending for the Cubs in La-La Land – Cubs 6, Dodgers 7

Game One Hundred Six – Cubs 6, Dodgers 7 WP – Kenley Jansen (5-3, BS 6) LP – Shawn Camp (2-5) Save – None The Cubs could not hold onto a lead Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles and lost their fifth game in a row. The Dodgers completed three-game sweep on a Hanley Ramirez walk-off […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 08/05/12

Game One Hundred Six: Cubs (43-62) vs. Dodgers (58-50) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183/914 Location – Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Justin Germano (1-1, 3.38/1.32) vs. Joe Blanton (8-9, 4.59/1.19) Updated 11:58am CDT – According to multiple reports, the Cubs have recalled Josh […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 08/03/12

Game One Hundred Four: Cubs (43-60) vs. Dodgers (56-50) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185/914 Location – Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Jeff Samardzija (7-8, 4.19/1.31) vs. Chad Billingsley (6-9, 3.89/1.35) After a stretch of 29 games dating back to June 25 in which […]

What a Night! – Cubs 14, Pirates 4

Game One Hundred One – Cubs 14, Pirates 4 WP – Justin Germano (1-1) LP – Erik Bedard (5-12) Save – None Monday night’s game between the Cubs and Pirates took a backseat in the bottom of the fifth inning not too long after Anthony Rizzo launched a three-run homer off Erik Bedard that gave […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 07/30/12

Game One Hundred One: Cubs (42-58) vs. Pirates (58-43) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Justin Germano (0-1, 1.04/1.38) vs. Erik Bedard (5-11, 4.32/1.45) With the trade deadline looming (Tuesday at 3:00pm CDT), the team that takes the […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/28/12

Game Ninety-Nine: Cubs (40-58) vs. Cardinals (54-46) Game Time – 12:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 89/914 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jeff Samardzija (7-8, 4.25/1.30) vs. Joe Kelly (1-3, 2.78/1.37) As the non-waiver trade deadline nears the Cubs will look to end their five-game losing streak […]

Garza Departs Early … Cubs Blown Out Late – Cubs 0, Cardinals 12

Game Ninety-Three – Cubs 0, Cardinals 12 WP – Jake Westbrook (8-8) LP – Justin Germano (0-1) Save – None Saturday night’s game was actually scoreless going into the bottom of the seventh. The Cardinals scored 12 runs on 10 hits and three walks in the seventh and turned what was a well-pitched game into […]