Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Nationals – 07/19/09

Game Ninety: Cubs (46-43) vs. Nationals (26-64) Game Time – 12:35pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Nationals Park, Washington D.C. Kevin Hart (0-1, 1.69/1.59) vs. Garrett Mock (0-2, 6.92/1.85) Updated 9;52am C.T. – Sam Fuld Optioned to Triple-A to make room for Kevin Hart […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Nationals – 07/18/09

Game Eighty-Nine: Cubs (45-43) vs. Nationals (26-63) Game Time – 6:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 175 Location – Nationals Park, Washington D.C. Randy Wells (4-4, 2.72/1.12) vs. Jordan Zimmermann (3-4, 4.50/1.36) The Chicago Cubs enter play tonight three games back of the Cardinals tied for second […]

A Look at the Cubs Top Prospects

With all of the recent discussions on the site focused on the Cubs’ farm system, the CCO was asked to rundown the top prospects in the Cubs’ organization. The CCO has been participating in a Cubs Prospect Poll this season. The fine folks over at Bleacher Nation have compiled lists from some of the favorite […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/10/09

Game Eighty-Three: Cubs (41-41) vs. Cardinals (47-40) Game Time – 1:20pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Rich Harden (5-5, 5.35/1.49) vs. Chris Carpenter (6-3, 2.32/0.82) The Cubs return to the field this afternoon, weather permitting, after a much-needed day off. The […]

From the Wire…Stevens Recalled

According to a report from the Sun-Times, Jeff Stevens will be recalled on Friday from Triple-A Iowa. The Cubs will option Kevin Hart back to Iowa in order to provide depth in the bullpen over the weekend against the Cardinals. Updated – 5:06pm C.T. – Jason Waddell activated and optioned to Triple-A Iowa

One Bleepin’ Run – Cubs 1 Braves 4

Game Eighty-Two – Cubs 1 Braves 4 WP – Kenshin Kawakami (5-6) LP – Kevin Hart (0-1) Save – Rafael Soriano (10) The frustration surrounding the Chicago Cubs might be hitting a boiling point … and not with just the Faithful. After another pathetic performance by the offense, Lou Piniella told the media that they […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/08/09

Game Eighty-Two: Cubs (41-40) vs. Braves (40-43) Game Time – 1:20pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 184 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kevin Hart (0-0, 1.59/1.41) vs. Kenshin Kawakami (4-6, 4.46/1.38) Weather permitting … The unofficial start of the second half kicks off with the rubber game […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/07/09

Game Eighty-One: Cubs (41-39) vs. Braves (39-43) Game Time – 7:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Carlos Zambrano (4-3, 3.50/1.31) vs. Javier Vazquez (5-7, 3.05/1.07) The 2009 Cubs’ season hits the halfway point tonight with game number 81 of 162. The […]

From the Wire … Dempster to the DL

According to a report from the Sun-Times, the Cubs placed Ryan Dempster on the 15-day DL with a fractured right big toe. No time table on how long Dempster will be out. Kevin Hart was recalled from Triple-A Iowa just a day after being optioned down in favor of Angel Guzman. Carlos Zambrano will start […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/06/09

Game Eighty: Cubs (40-39) vs. Braves (39-42) Game Time – 6:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet/ESPN Monday Night Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 184 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Randy Wells (3-3, 2.43/1.08) vs. Jair Jurrjens (6-6, 2.73/1.24) Updated – 3:39pm – No official word on the roster moves. Will update […]