Cubs Out at Home – Cubs 1, Pirates 2

Game One Hundred Fifty-Seven – Cubs 1, Pirates 2 WP – Mark Melancon (3-2, BS 5) LP – Kevin Gregg (2-6) Save – Jason Grilli (32) The Cubs battled back and tied the game at one in the eighth on a pinch-hit RBI single by Donnie Murphy but Kevin Gregg hung a slider to Starling […]

Kevin Gregg Blasts the Cubs, Could Be Released on Saturday

Updated 9:10am CDT , September 21 – Cubs Will Not Release Kevin Gregg for his actions on Friday There is a pretty good chance that Kevin Gregg had a Friday afternoon he would like to forget. After imploding on the mound and equaling a season-worst four runs allowed on just three hits, Gregg proceeded to […]

GGotta Make ‘Em Earn It – Cubs 5, Braves 9

Game One Hundred Fifty-Four – Cubs 5, Braves 9 WP – David Carpenter (4-1) LP – Kevin Gregg (2-5) Save – None The Cubs fought back from a 5-1 deficit in the fourth inning and tied the game at five in the seventh when Dioner Navarro launched a solo home run onto Waveland Avenue. But […]

Arrieta Dominates, Cubs Go Yard and Beat the Crew – Cubs 5, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Fifty-Three – Cubs 5, Brewers 1 WP – Jake Arrieta (3-2) LP – Kyle Lohse (10-10) Save – None Jake Arrieta dominated the Brewers for seven innings and squeezed in a run while his teammates hit three home runs that accounted for the other four runs as the Cubs snapped their five-game […]

Rizzo, Bogusevic and the Cubs Play Spoiler in Pittsburgh – Cubs 5, Pirates 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven – Cubs 5, Pirates 4 WP – Carlos Villanueva (6-8) LP – Jason Grilli (0-2, BS 2) Save – Kevin Gregg (32) Anthony Rizzo launched a two-run homer off of Jason Grilli in the seventh, the bullpen tossed 3 1/3 innings of shutout ball and the Cubs battled back and beat the Pirates […]

Travis Wood Tosses a Gem, Cubs Shut Out the Reds – Cubs 2, Reds 0

Game One Hundred Forty-Three – Cubs 2, Reds 0 WP – Travis Wood (9-11) LP – Bronson Arroyo (13-11) Save – Kevin Gregg (31) Travis Wood put together one of his best outings of the season and beat his former team for the first time on Monday night. Ryan Sweeney and Luis Valbuena hit solo […]

Lake Slams, Rusin Hits, Villanueva Pitches and Cubs Win – Cubs 8, Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Forty – Cubs 8, Brewers 5 WP – Carlos Villanueva (5-8) LP – Kyle Lohse (9-9) Save – Kevin Gregg (30) Junior Lake hit the first grand slam of his career, Chris Rusin delivered a two-run single before turning the game over to Carlos Villanueva. The Cubs added a run in the […]

Cubs Battle Back and Take Samardzija Off the Hook – Cubs 9, Marlins 7

Game One Hundred Thirty-Nine – Cubs 9, Marlins 7 WP – Carlos Villanueva (4-8) LP – Ryan Webb (2-6) Save – Kevin Gregg (29) The Cubs battled back twice on Wednesday, held on late and salvaged the finale of the three game series against the Marlins. The Cubs lost the series two games to one […]

The Cubs Post a ‘W’ at Wrigley – Cubs 4, Phillies 3

Game One Hundred Thirty-Five – Cubs 4, Phillies 3 WP – Carlos Villanueva (3-8) LP – Zach Miner (0-1) Save – Kevin Gregg (28) The Cubs rebounded nicely from Friday’s rough loss, scratched back from an early deficit and beat the Phillies on Saturday afternoon. Starlin Castro (2-for-5 with a home run and a double) […]

Samardzija Squanders Away a Win – Cubs 5, Phillies 6

Game One Hundred Thirty-Four – Cubs 5, Phillies 6 WP – B.J. Rosenberg (1-0) LP – Kevin Gregg (2-4) Save – Jonathan Papelbon (23) Jeff Samardzija took a two-hit shutout and a 5-0 lead into the top of the sixth inning. The Phillies scored four runs in the sixth, tied it in the seventh and […]