Cubs Out at Home – Cubs 1, Pirates 2

Game One Hundred Fifty-Seven – Cubs 1, Pirates 2 WP – Mark Melancon (3-2, BS 5) LP – Kevin Gregg (2-6) Save – Jason Grilli (32) The Cubs battled back and tied the game at one in the eighth on a pinch-hit RBI single by Donnie Murphy but Kevin Gregg hung a slider to Starling […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 09/23/13

Game One Hundred Fifty-Seven: Cubs (65-91) vs. Pirates (89-67) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jeff Samardzija (8-12, 4.42/1.34/3.80) vs. Charlie Morton (7-4, 3.35/1.29/3.58) The countdown to what is shaping up to be a very interesting off-season for […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 09/22/13

Game One Hundred Fifty-Six: Cubs (65-90) vs. Braves (91-63) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Edwin Jackson (8-16, 4.75/1.42/3.62) vs. Julio Teheran (12-8, 3.14/1.19/3.77) It is the First Day of Fall and the Cubs wrap up the series […]

Arrieta Dominates, Cubs Go Yard and Beat the Crew – Cubs 5, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Fifty-Three – Cubs 5, Brewers 1 WP – Jake Arrieta (3-2) LP – Kyle Lohse (10-10) Save – None Jake Arrieta dominated the Brewers for seven innings and squeezed in a run while his teammates hit three home runs that accounted for the other four runs as the Cubs snapped their five-game […]

Brewers Remain a Thorn-burg in the Cubs Side – Cubs 0, Brewers 7

Game One Hundred Fifty-Two – Cubs 0, Brewers 7 WP – Tyler Thornburg (3-1) LP – Chris Rusin (2-5) Save – None Wednesday’s game ended before it had a chance to begin. Chris Rusin gave up five runs in the first inning and four of them scored on one swing of the bat. Sean Halton […]

Samardzija, A Squeeze and Another Loss to the Brewers – Cubs 3, Brewers 4

Game One Hundred Fifty-One – Cubs 3, Brewers 4 WP – Jim Henderson (5-5) LP – Justin Grimm (0-1) Save – None Welington Castillo gave the Cubs a 3-1 lead in the seventh with a two-run homer, his fourth longball of the road trip, but Jeff Samardzija could not hold the lead and Logan Schafer […]

Reds Rock The Samardzija – Cubs 0, Reds 6

Game One Hundred Forty-Five – Cubs 0, Reds 6 WP – Mike Leake (13-6) LP – Jeff Samardzija (8-12) Save – None Jeff Samardzija had another rough outing, the Cubs were shut out for the 13th time this season and could not complete their first sweep at Great American Ball Park on Wednesday afternoon. Jeff […]

Bullpen Blows Baker’s Debut – Cubs 1, Brewers 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Two – Cubs 1, Brewers 3 WP – Yovani Gallardo (11-9) LP – Justin Grimm (0-1) Save – Jim Henderson (24) Scott Baker tossed five innings of shutout ball and turned the game over to the bullpen with a 1-0 lead but the Brewers scored three runs in the seventh off Justin […]

Cubs Can’t Command a Win Over the Brewers – Cubs 3, Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Forty-One – Cubs 3, Brewers 5 WP – Johnny Hellweg (1-3) LP – Jake Arrieta (2-2) Save – Jim Henderson (23) The Brewers dominance over the Cubs continued on Saturday afternoon as Milwaukee beat the Cubs for the ninth time in 14 tries this season. Cubs’ pitching allowed only five hits, but […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 09/07/13

Game One Hundred Forty-One: Cubs (60-80) vs. Brewers (60-80) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (2-1, 3.77/1.22/4.82) vs. Johnny Hellweg (0-3, 10.97/3.00/6.42) Weather permitting … The Cubs will shoot for their third straight win at Wrigley […]