Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/29/10

Game One Hundred Thirty-One: Cubs (55-75) vs. Reds (74-55) Game Time – 12:10pm CDT Coverage – WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Great American Ballpark, Cincinnati Casey Coleman (1-1, 5.68/1.53) vs. Travis Wood (4-2, 3.38/0.98) One week ago today Lou Piniella stepped down and the keys to the lemon […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/28/10

Game One Hundred Thirty: Cubs (54-75) vs. Reds (74-54) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Great American Ballpark, Cincinnati Randy Wells (5-12, 4.56/1.42) vs. Bronson Arroyo (14-7, 3.82/1.17) Can the Cubs get back in the win column tonight behind Randy Wells? The […]

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The Search is On for the Next Manager of the Chicago Cubs

Bruce Levine reported Thursday afternoon that Jim Hendry has begun the interview process to find his next manager. Eric Wedge, the former manager of the Cleveland Indians, received a face-to-face interview on Thursday in Cleveland. The Tribune confirmed the report with the Cubs GM and Hendry said the two had dinner on Wednesday night and […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Nationals – 08/25/10

Game One Hundred Twenty-Eight: Cubs (53-74) vs. Nationals (53-73) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Nationals Park, Washington D.C. Ryan Dempster (11-8, 3.56/1.28) vs. Jason Marquis (0-6, 11.39/2.25) Can the Chicago Cubs win three in a row under Mike Quade? Tonight […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Nationals – 08/23/10

Game One Hundred Twenty-Six: Cubs (51-74) vs. Nationals (53-71) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Nationals Park, Washington D.C. Casey Coleman (0-1, 7.82/1.89) vs. Livan Hernandez (8-8, 3.06/1.26) Updated – 2:37pm CDT – Geovany Soto activated from 15-day DL – Welington […]

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Not a Fond Fare-Wells for Sweet Lou – Cubs 5 Braves 16

Game One Hundred Twenty-Five – Cubs 5 Braves 16 WP – Mike Minor (2-0) LP – Randy Wells (5-12) Save – None Sunday marked the end of an era in Major League Baseball … not only for the Chicago Cubs but for the game as well. Two of the best managers of All-Time suited up […]

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From the Wire … Lou Piniella Stepping Down … Quade Named Interim Manager

According to multiple reports Sunday morning, Lou Piniella announced he will step down as manager of the Chicago Cubs following Sunday’s game against the Braves. Piniella cited his “mother’s continued failing health” as the reason for his decision. Mike Quade named interim manager and will manage the team the remainder of the season. Alan Trammell […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/21/10

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four: Cubs (50-73) vs. Braves (72-50) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: FOX Saturday Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Tom Gorzelanny (6-7, 3.85/1.46) vs. Tommy Hanson (8-8, 3.41/1.23) The Cubs are 0-5 on their current homestand after another difficult loss Friday. […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/20/10

Game One Hundred Twenty-Three: Cubs (50-72) vs. Braves (71-50) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Ryan Dempster (11-8, 3.62/1.31) vs. Jair Jurrjens (5-4, 3.92/1.23) The Cubs open a three-game series this afternoon against Derrek Lee and the Atlanta […]

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Cubs Put the Bull in Bullpen – Cubs 5 Padres 9

Game One Hundred Nineteen – Cubs 5 Padres 9 WP – Kevin Correia (10-7) LP – Tom Gorzelanny (6-7) Save – None Lou Piniella summed up the problems in the pen after the game. Piniella said, “The young kids are getting an opportunity of a lifetime and none of them are stepping up and taking […]

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