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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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The Roster, Spring Broadcasts and Other Cubs News, Notes and Rumors

The Cubs did not announce the signings of Carlos Villanueva or Scott Hairston on Thursday but there was plenty speculation of which two players would be removed from the roster in order to add the right-handed pitcher and outfielder. Scott Hairston reportedly agreed to a two-year deal that could be worth up to $6 million, […]


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The Cubs and Stats Sunday

Several of the traditional baseball stats can no longer tell the entire story about a player’s production … and that was the theme for Stats Sunday with Len Kasper, Jim Deshaies and Bob Vorwald. Len Kasper introduced Stats Sunday to the Cubs’ broadcasts last season and brought non-traditional statistics to Cubs’ broadcasts. Baseball is a […]


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Day Two of the 2013 Cubs Convention … Dale Sveum and the Coaching Staff

Dale Sveum and his coaching staff were next up on Saturday. Sveum was joined by Jamie Quirk, James Rowson, Dave McKay, Lester Strode and newcomers, third base coach David Bell and assistant hitting coach Rob Deer. Chris Bosio was not able to attend and left the convention early. Bosio is recovering from knee replacement surgery. […]


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