Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 08/03/15

Game One Hundred Five: Cubs (57-47) vs. Pirates (61-43) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet, ESPN – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Jon Lester (6-8, 3.26/1.17/2.93) vs. Francisco Liriano (7-6, 2.92/1.06/2.94) Weather permitting … The Cubs road trip continues tonight […]


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Three Cubs Prospects Named Northwest League All-Stars and News from Down on the Farm

The first-ever Northwest League and Pioneer League All-Star Game is Tuesday, Aug. 4 and three Cubs’ prospects were named to Northwest League squad last week. OF Eloy Jimenez, RHP Oscar De La Cruz and RHP Pedro Araujo will serve as reserves on the Northwest League team. Eloy Jimenez has performed quite well in 31 games […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Roster Additions, Anthony Rizzo, A Sweep and 10 Games Over .500

It was a rather productive trip to Milwaukee for the Cubs that turned around in the eighth inning of Thursday’s game with one swing of the bat from Anthony Rizzo. The Cubs won all four games at Wrigley North and improved to 10 games over .500 for the first time this season. Before Sunday, the […]


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Cubs Hold On and Complete the Sweep in Milwaukee – Cubs 4, Brewers 3

Game One Hundred Four – Cubs 4, Brewers 3 WP – Clayton Richard (2-0) LP – Kyle Lohse (5-13) Save – Hector Rondon (16) Clayton Richard limited the Brewers to one run in six innings and doubled in a run in the fourth. Addison Russell homered and Kris Bryant drove in a run in the […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Discussing Chase Utley? Javier Baez Collects Three Hits and Other News

The Cubs made it four wins in a row with Saturday’s victory over the Brewers. And while they gained ground Saturday on the Pirates and Cardinals, the Cubs stayed a game behind the Giants for the second NL Wild Card. The Giants completed the comeback and beat Cole Hamels and the Rangers. If the Cubs […]


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Rizzo and Schwarber Supply the Power, Hendricks Takes Care of the Brewers – Cubs 4, Brewers 2

Game One Hundred Three – Cubs 4, Brewers 2 WP – Kyle Hendricks (5-5) LP – Matt Garza (5-12) Save – Tommy Hunter (1) Anthony Rizzo hit a towering three-run homer with two outs in the third. Kyle Schwarber added a solo blast with two outs in the seventh and Kyle Hendricks limited the Brewers […]


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Cubs Month in Review – July 2015

Even with a winning record for the month, July has been somewhat of a disappointment. The Cubs slipped to a game behind the Giants for the second wild card spot due to an 8-7 record after the All-Star break in 15 games against some poor teams. With just two months to go, the club appears […]


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Hammel Gets Back on Track, Cubs Down the Brewers – Cubs 4, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Two – Cubs 4, Brewers 1 WP – Jason Hammel (6-5) LP – Taylor Jungmann (5-3) Save – Hector Rondon (15) Jason Hammel kept the Brewers off balance and allowed one run in 5 2/3 innings. Starlin Castro drove in the first two runs, Addison Russell added a run scoring single with […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 07/31/15

Game One Hundred Two: Cubs (54-47) vs. Brewers (44-59) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Jason Hammel (5-5, 3.20/1.02/3.16) vs. Taylor Jungmann (5-2, 2.14/1.05/3.23) The Cubs will look for their third straight win […]


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The Daily CCO: The Last Day of July and Cubs News and Notes

It’s Deadline Day and with Thursday night’s come from behind win over the Brewers the Cubs guaranteed themselves a winning July. The Cubs will play meaningful games in August for the first time in six years. With one game left on the schedule, the Cubs are 14-12 in July after posting a 14-13 record in […]


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