Talkin’ Cubs Live – The Split Squads – 03/15/14

Spring Training Game Sixteen: Cubs (ss) (7-8) vs. Royals (7-7) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: None – Radio: 720 WGN Location – Surprise Stadium, Surprise Jeff Samardzija (0-0, 5.00, 1.44) vs. James Shields (2-0, 1.04, 0.69) Spring Training Game Seventeen: Cubs (ss) (7-8) vs. Mets (ss) (6-7) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT […]

Still Buzzing about the Olt and Baez Blasts and Cubs Spring Training News and Notes

Mike Olt and Javier Baez picked the right time to make the Peoria Sports Complex look rather small. Olt and Baez launched three home runs late Wednesday night that traveled close to 1200 feet combined. As Len Kasper said during the broadcast, the ball does not travel as well at night in the Cactus League […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 02/27/14

Spring Training Game One: Cubs (0-0) vs. Diamondbacks (SS) (1-0) Game Time – 2:05pm CST Coverage – TV: WGN-TV – Radio: Location – Cubs Park, Mesa Jeff Samardzija (0-0, -.–, -.–) vs. Bronson Arroyo (0-0, -.–, -.–) Chicago Cubs Baseball is on the Air! It’s the 2014 Cactus League Opener … the Chicago Cubs […]

Mike Olt Completes First Live BP Session and News from Day Eight of Cubs Camp

With a week before the first Cactus League game of the spring, the Cubs got their work in at Cubs Park on Thursday. Live batting practice continued with pitchers such as Edwin Jackson, Neil Ramirez, Jason Hammel, Wesley Wright, Jonathan Sanchez, Dallas Beeler, Kyle Hendricks, Eric Jokisch, Blake Parker and Carlos Pimentel taking the hill. […]

Cubs Release Spring Training Broadcast Schedule and Other News and Rumors

While the focus Monday was on prospects and the battle with the rooftops, the Cubs released their Spring Training broadcast schedule. Pitchers and catchers report to Mesa on Feb. 13, position players on Feb. 18 and the first full squad workout is scheduled for Feb. 19. And a little more than a week later, Rick […]

Theo Epstein and Crane Kenney Discuss the Cubs with Season Ticket Holders

Tradition. History. Pride. Loyalty that has stood the test of time. Those were the words and phrase that echoed through the Bank of America Theatre when Cubs On Deck 2014 began. The CCO attended the morning and evening sessions on Friday. Here are the notes from those sessions.

Talkin’ Cubs Live – The Split Squads – 03/21/13

Spring Training Game Twenty-Eight: Cubs (ss) (12-14) vs. Dodgers (9-14) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: None – Radio: Location – Kino Stadium, Tucson Scott Feldman (0-2, 11.81/2.25) vs. Stephen Fife (1-0, 3.72/1.03) Spring Training Game Twenty-Nine: Cubs (ss) (12-14) vs. Mariners (17-7) Game Time – 9:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: MLB.TV […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – The Split Squads – 03/16/13

Spring Training Game Twenty-Two: Cubs (ss) (8-12) vs. Rangers (ss) (9-9) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: (Rangers) – Radio: 720 WGN Location – Cashman Field, Las Vegas Jeff Samardzija (1-0, 5.59/2.14) vs. Nick Tepesch (0-0, 2.25/1.13) Spring Training Game Twenty-Three: Cubs (ss) (8-12) vs. Royals (16-2-1) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – The Split Squads – 03/15/13

Spring Training Game Twenty: Cubs (ss) (8-11) vs. White Sox (8-7-2) Game Time – 2:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV (White Sox) – Radio: Location – Camelback Ranch, Glendale Scott Feldman (0-1, 9.00/2.14) vs. Gavin Floyd (0-1, 10.80/2.40) Spring Training Game Twenty-One: Cubs (ss) (8-11) vs. Team Japan Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 03/13/13

Spring Training Game Eighteen: Cubs (7-10) vs. Rockies (8-7) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: None – Radio: Location – HoHoKam Park, Mesa Edwin Jackson (0-1, 4.50/1.75) vs. Jorge De La Rosa (0-1, 7.36/2.18) The Cubs get back to work this afternoon after a much needed off day, and begin a difficult […]