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: Cubs.com 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: MLB.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: Cubs.com 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: Cubs.com 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 […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 02/24/13

Spring Training Game Two: Cubs (1-0) vs. Giants (1-0) Game Time – 2:05pm CST Coverage – TV: None – Radio: Cubs.com Location – HoHoKam Park, Mesa Jeff Samardzija (0-0, -.–/-.–) vs. Matt Cain (0-0, -.–/-.–) The Cubs square off against the defending World Series Champions this afternoon at HoHoKam Park. Both the Cubs and Giants […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Angels – 02/23/13

Spring Training Game One: Cubs (0-0) vs. Angels (SS) (0-0) Game Time – 2:05pm CST Coverage – TV: None – Radio: 720 WGN Location – Tempe Diablo Stadium, Tempe Travis Wood (0-0, -.–/-.–) vs. Jerome Williams (0-0, -.–/-.–) Chicago Cubs Baseball is on the Air! It’s the Cactus League Opener … the Chicago Cubs versus […]

Day Eleven of Cubs Camp: Rainy Days and Spring Training

The Cubs received a little breathier on Wednesday when rain and bad weather in the Phoenix area shortened practice. Wednesday was the big league team’s last full day of Spring Training at Fitch Park. The Cubs moved down the street to HoHoKam Park to prepare for the start of the Cactus League schedule. The organization […]

Day Seven of Cubs Camp: First Full Squad Workout Straight Ahead for the Cubs

As the last few position players made their way to camp on Saturday ahead of the first full squad workout on Sunday, Dale Sveum announced Travis Wood will start the Cubs Cactus League opener against an Angels split squad team in Tempe on Saturday. Jeff Samardzija will start the home opener against the Giants in […]