Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 09/26/14

Game One Hundred Sixty – Cubs (71-88) vs. Brewers (81-78) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 84, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Eric Jokisch (0-0, 1.74/1.45/4.09) vs. Jimmy Nelson (2-8, 4.57/1.45/3.70) The Cubs kick-off the final series of the season tonight in Milwaukee […]

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The Daily CCO: Cubs News and Notes from the Last Off Day of the 2014 Season

This is it, the last three games and the final weekend of Cubs baseball until late February, early March. It has been another challenging year at the big league level while the organization as a whole had a good year. Plus, the Wrigley Field Restoration project is set to begin in earnest as soon as […]

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Does the Front Office Still See Welington Castillo as the Cubs Starting Catcher?

Welington Castillo has had a good month at the plate while showing improvement behind it over the last two months. But has he done enough for the Cubs to keep from exploring other options at catcher in the off-season? Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have talked about the importance of adding veteran presence in the […]

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Cubs Move Edwin Jackson to the Bullpen, Eric Jokisch and Tsuyoshi Wada to Start at Miller Park

Rick Renteria announced Tuesday the Cubs rotation for the last three games of the season at Miller Park. And the Cubs will send Eric Jokisch, Tsuyoshi Wada and Kyle Hendricks to the hill against the Brewers. Renteria said Edwin Jackson has been moved to the bullpen for the last four games of the season. According […]

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Welington Castillo Delivers the Walk-Off Win Over the Cardinals in Extras – Cubs 4, Cardinals 3

Game One Hundred Fifty-Eight: Cubs 4, Cardinals 3 – 10 innings WP – Zac Rosscup (1-0) LP – Pat Neshek (7-2) Save – None Welington Castillo singled in Anthony Rizzo in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Cubs walked off with a win over the Cardinals Tuesday night at the old ballyard. Welington Castillo […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 09/23/14

Game One Hundred Fifty-Eight – Cubs (69-88) vs. Cardinals (88-69) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 187, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (7-2, 2.28/1.08/3.22) vs. Shelby Miller (10-9, 3.68/1.26/4.48) Rick Renteria will send his best two starters to the mound in the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 09/22/14

Game One Hundred Fifty-Seven – Cubs (69-87) vs. Cardinals (87-69) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (8-12, 4.86/1.52/4.48) vs. Adam Wainwright (19-9, 2.45/1.05/2.93) It’s the final series of the season at Wrigley Field and the […]

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The Daily CCO: Anthony Rizzo Excited about Cubs as Season Comes to an End

It’s the final week of the baseball season for the Chicago Cubs and the journey that began in February at the Cubs brand new complex comes to an end in six days at Miller Park. It has been another year of change at the big league level for the Cubs and for the first time […]

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The CCO Daily: Chris Coghlan had a Really Good Day and Other Cubs News and Notes

What looked like it was going to be just another one of those days for the Cubs ended up being a fun, come from behind win against one of the best teams in the National League. To the Cubs credit they didn’t quit playing the game even though they were in a big hole third […]

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The Daily CCO: Tsuyoshi Wada Won’t Make Another Start for the Cubs This Season

Thursday may have been the last start for Tsuyoshi Wada for the Chicago Cubs. During his post-game meeting with the beat writers, Tsuyoshi Wada confirmed that he was told that Thursday was his last start of the season. The Cubs have a club option on Wada for next season worth $5 million that a report […]

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