Hendricks Stars in Cubs Win Over the Dodgers – Cubs 8, Dodgers 2

Game One Hundred-Eight: Cubs 8, Dodgers 2 WP – Kyle Hendricks (2-1) LP – Dan Haren (8-9) Save – None Kyle Hendricks returned to Los Angeles and beat his hometown team Friday night. Hendricks limited the Dodgers to two runs, one earned, on four hits while collecting two hits of his own and driving in […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Dodgers – 08/01/14

Game One Hundred-Eight – Cubs (45-62) vs. Dodgers (62-47) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 188, 844 Location – Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Kyle Hendricks (1-1, 2.33/1.19/4.11) vs. Dan Haren (8-8, 4.49/1.31/4.52) The Cubs begin a challenging six-game in seven days trip tonight with the […]

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Cubs Month In Review – July

The month of July as a Chicago Cubs fan has had more ups and downs than the rides at Great America. They’ve made a few major trades, brought up the first of their highly touted prospects, sent down one of their others, and had their worst monthly pitching performance and their best hitting p performance. […]

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Rambling About the Cubs as the Dog Days Begin

Hello again, everybody. It is August 1, and I must say, I think Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer had themselves quite a July. They added multiple players to the farm system’s top-20 list while promoting many of the big names to their respective next level. The dog days may begin in August, but Cubs fans […]

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MLB Pipeline Updated Cubs Top 20 Prospect List

MLB Pipeline posted updates to each team’s top 20 prospect list Sunday night and the Cubs’ updated list includes the recently drafted OF/C Kyle Schwarber and reflects the performances turned in this season. Kris Bryant tops the list of the prospects in the Cubs system followed by Javier Baez, Addison Russell, Arismendy Alcantara and Albert […]

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The Daily CCO: The Trade Deadline is Coming … The Trade Deadline is Coming

July is quickly coming to an end and Thursday is baseball’s non-waiver Trade Deadline (3:00pm CDT). Teams are believed to be interested in several players on the Cubs big league roster, and the Cubs are reportedly trying to trade Edwin Jackson. Emilio Bonifacio, Nate Schierholtz, Carlos Villanueva and Darwin Barney could be dealt by Thursday […]

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Hendricks Hung with Loss after Cubs Shutout for the 12th Time on the Season – Cardinals 1, Cubs 0

Game One Hundred-Three: Cubs 0, Cardinals 1 WP – Adam Wainwright (13-5) LP – Kyle Hendricks (1-1) Save – Trevor Rosenthal (32) Kyle Hendricks made one mistake over 6 1/3 innings and the offense was not able to cash in any of the opportunities they had against Adam Wainwright as the Cubs lost the series […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/27/14

Game One Hundred-Three – Cubs (42-60) vs. Cardinals (55-48) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (1-0, 2.77/1.23/3.91) vs. Adam Wainwright (12-5, 2.02/0.95/2.60) The Cubs turn to rookie right hander Kyle Hendricks in the rubber game with […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/25/14

Game One Hundred-One – Cubs (41-59) vs. Cardinals (54-47) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (7-9, 5.12/1.53/4.29) vs. Joe Kelly (2-1, 2.84/1.30/3.06) Weather permitting … The Cubs open a three-game series this afternoon against their […]

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Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 07/24/14

It was “Promotion Day” Wednesday as several prospects received word that they would be moving up a level. There was some activity leading up to the day, as RHP Juan Carlos Paniagua was promoted to Daytona, while RHP Ben Wells went to Kane County and RHP Dillon Maples reported to Boise. That set in motion […]

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