Rambling about the Cubs as the Dog Days Begin

Hello again, everybody. There have been ramblings on Mondays, on Tuesdays, on Wednesdays, on Thursdays, and on Fridays … but never has there ever been ramblings on a Saturday! I don’t mean to shock your system, but it is a shock to mine as well. A weekend Ramblings! With that said, there really is not […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 07/30/15

Game One Hundred One: Cubs (53-47) vs. Brewers (44-58) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Jake Arrieta (11-6, 2.61/1.00/2.61) vs. Jimmy Nelson (8-9, 3.97/1.29/4.09) The Cubs begin a seven-game, two city road trip tonight […]


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Bryant’s Big Fly Walks Off the Rockies – Cubs 9, Rockies 8

Game Ninety-Eight – Cubs 9, Rockies 8 WP – Rafael Soriano (1-0, BS 1) LP – John Axford (3-4, BS 4) Save – None Kris Bryant stepped to the plate with two outs in the ninth, Dexter Fowler on first base and the Cubs down 8-7 after Jason Motte and Rafael Soriano gave up four […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 07/27/15

Game Ninety-Eight: Cubs (51-46) vs. Rockies (42-54) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (4-5, 3.66/1.13/3.23) vs. Jorge De La Rosa (6-4, 4.62/1.41/4.45) The Cubs turn to Kyle Hendricks tonight to end […]


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Over Before It Started – Reds 9, Cubs 1

Game Ninety-Three – Cubs 1, Reds 9 WP – Mike Leake (8-5) LP – Kyle Hendricks (4-5) Save – None Before Kyle Hendricks could record an out Wednesday afternoon, the Reds scored four runs and never looked back. The Cubs issues at the plate continued as the Reds took batting practice and pummeled Joe Maddon’s […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – Game One – 07/22/15

Game Ninety-Three: Cubs (50-42) vs. Reds (41-50) Game Time – 11:35am CDT Coverage – TV:  ABC-7 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Kyle Hendricks (4-4, 3.44/1.11/3.23) vs. Mike Leake (7-5, 3.95/1.23/4.10) Let’s Play Two … The Cubs and Reds have a day-night […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 07/20/15

Game Ninety-One: Cubs (49-41) vs. Reds (40-49) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Clayton Richard (1-0, 5.79/2.04/3.28) vs. Michael Lorenzen (3-4, 3.53/1.47/5.70) Weather permitting … The Cubs kick off a four-game, three-day […]


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Second Half Starts on a Sour Note – Braves 4, Cubs 2

Game Eighty-Eight – Cubs 2, Braves 4 WP – Arodys Vizcaino (1-0) LP – Pedro Strop (1-5) Save – Jim Johnson (6) Pedro Strop gave up a two-out, two-run single to Eury Perez with the bases loaded in the eighth inning that was the difference Friday night in Atlanta as the Cubs lost the opener […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/17/15

Game Eighty-Eight: Cubs (47-40) vs. Braves (42-47) Game Time – 6:35pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Turner Field, Atlanta Kyle Hendricks (4-4, 3.55/1.12/3.33) vs. Julio Teheran (6-4, 4.56/1.36/4.65) Joe Maddon’s team kicks off the second half with a seven-game, six-day […]


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The Daily CCO: Schwarber Back in the Bigs, Soriano Moved Up to Triple-A and Cubs News and Rumors

The Cubs open the second half of the season tonight in Atlanta. And according to multiple reports Thursday afternoon, Kyle Schwarber has been recalled from Triple-A Iowa. Miguel Montero is headed to the disabled list and could be out for six weeks. Montero is scheduled to see a hand specialist Friday about the left thumb […]


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