Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 09/18/09

Game One Hundred Forty-Six: Cubs (75-70) vs. Cardinals (85-62) Game Time – 7:15pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 188 Location – Busch Stadium, St. Louis Ted Lilly (12-8, 3.05/1.08) vs. John Smoltz (3-6, 6.53/1.42) The Chicago Cubs begin their final road trip of the 2009 series tonight […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 06/28/09

Game Seventy-Two: Cubs (35-36) vs. White Sox (36-38) Game Time – 1:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 180 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Carlos Zambrano (4-2, 3.48/1.27) vs. John Danks (5-6, 4.43/1.29) Today concludes Interleague Play for all but two teams in the majors … the […]

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From the Wire….DeRosa Traded to the Cardinals

According to multiple reports, the Indians traded Mark DeRosa to the Cardinals for pitcher Chris Perez and a PTBNL late Saturday night. The Cubs were rumored as late as Saturday as being interested in re-acquiring DeRosa from the Indians …

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 06/27/09

Game Seventy-One: Cubs (35-35) vs. White Sox (35-38) Game Time – 3:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: FOX Saturday Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 177 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago Ryan Dempster (4-5, 3.83/1.32) vs. Mark Buehrle (7-2, 3.17/1.13) Can the Cubs win two in a row on the road? The last […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Indians – 06/20/09

Game Sixty-Four: Cubs (32-31) vs. Indians (29-40) Game Time – 12:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 175 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Ted Lilly (7-4, 2.94/1.06) vs. Tomo Ohka (0-1, 4.24/1.18) Can the Cubs win three in a row? The Cubs have shown they can hit late […]

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A Great Hop … Cubs Come All the Way Back – Cubs 8 Indians 7

Game Sixty-Three – Cubs 8 Indians 7 – 10 innings WP – Kevin Gregg (2-1) LP – Luis Vizcaino (1-3) Save – None After an hour and twenty-six minute rain delay and staring at a 7-0 deficit after four innings, for the second day in a row the Cubs appeared headed for certain defeat. They […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Indians – 06/19/09

Game Sixty-Three: Cubs (31-31) vs. Indians (29-39) Game Time – 1:20pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast Sports Net – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Rich Harden (4-3, 4.53/1.35) vs. Cliff Lee (4-6, 2.88/1.33) Weather permitting …Can the Cubs win two in a row? The come from behind victory […]

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An Important Stretch for Lou Piniella’s Crew

While many will focus on the next three games with the White Sox, and rightfully so, the Cubs begin a very important stretch of games on Tuesday night. Lou Piniella’s crew begins a string of 23 games in a row without a day off and between Tuesday and the All-Star break they will play 27 […]

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Go see “We Believe.”

Whether or not you are a Cubs fan, and chances are, if you are reading this, you are a Cubs’ fan. But, nonetheless, go see the movie. Making a documentary about the Cubs is not easy. Why? Because so many have been made. WGN and HBO dipped into the Cubs history recently, but “We Believe” […]

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A Recap of the Cubs’ Final Weekend in Arizona

While most were paying attention to college basketball, the Cubs had a very busy weekend. On the field they rolled over the White Sox, lost late to the Rockies and Mark DeRosa powered the Indians over Ted Lilly on Sunday. Lou Piniella named Kevin Gregg his closer on Sunday…Carlos Marmol was disappointed. Brad Snyder was […]

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