Ninety-Seven Wins – Cubs 3, Brewers 1

Game One Hundred Sixty-Two – Cubs 3, Brewers 1 WP – Dan Haren (11-9) LP – Jorge Lopez (1-1) Save – Travis Wood (4) Anthony Rizzo drove in a pair of runs with a single in the first inning. The Cubs scored all three runs in the opening frame and gave Dan Haren and the […]

Cubs Scratch Out Seventh Straight Win – Cubs 1, Brewers 0

Game One Hundred Sixty-One – Cubs 1, Brewers 0 WP – Kyle Hendricks (8-7) LP – Tyler Wagner (0-2) Save – Hector Rondon (30) Kyle Hendricks set down the first 16 batters he faced Saturday night. Hendricks surrendered just one hit over six innings. And the bullpen picked up where Hendricks left off. The Cubs […]

Jackson, Castro Drive the Action Behind Big Night from Lester – Cubs 10, Reds 3

Game One Hundred Fifty-Eight – Cubs 10, Reds 3 WP – Jon Lester (11-12) LP – Anthony DeSclafani (9-13) Save – None Austin Jackson drove in a career-high five runs. Starlin Castro homered and doubled in a run. Jon Lester was on base twice, started a two-out rally in the third, scored a pair of […]

Cubs Blanked Before Celebrating Post-Season Berth – Pirates 4, Cubs 0

Game One Hundred Fifty-Four – Cubs 0, Pirates 4 WP – Francisco Liriano (12-7) LP – Jason Hammel (9-7) Save – None The Cubs managed four hits Saturday and were shutout for the 10th time on the season. And Jason Hammel served up a three-run homer to Jordy Mercer in the fifth inning as the […]

Cubs Outslug the Brewers on a Wild Night at Wrigley – Cubs 9, Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Fifty – Cubs 9, Brewers 5 WP – Jason Hammel (9-6) LP – Wily Peralta (5-10) Save – None Starlin Castro drove in two runs, including the game winner. Anthony Rizzo reached base five times and scored three runs. Kris Bryant had three hits and scored twice Miguel Montero and Addison Russell […]

Cubs Squeeze Out an Extra Innings Win – Cubs 3, Pirates 2

Game One Hundred Forty-Five – Cubs 3, Pirates 2 – 12 innings WP – Hector Rondon (6-4) LP – Vance Worley (4-6) Save – None Chris Denorfia led off the 12th inning with the game tied at two. Denorfia singled to right center and Quintin Berry ran for Denorfia. A wild pitch and an Austin Jackson […]

Fowler, Russell Ignite Cubs Offense, Haren Shuts Out the Cardinals – Cubs 9, Cardinals 0

Game One Hundred Thirty-Six – Cubs 9, Cardinals 0 WP – Dan Haren (9-9) LP – Lance Lynn (11-9) Save – None Dexter Fowler homered to start the game and drove in the first three runs. Anthony Rizzo and Miguel Montero plated a pair of runs in the third and Addison Russell smacked a three-run […]

Russell and Rizzo and Baez, Oh My! – Cubs 14, Diamondbacks 5

Game One Hundred Thirty-Three – Cubs 14, Diamondbacks 5 WP – Jon Lester (9-10) LP – Zack Godley (4-1) Save – None Addison Russell went deep twice. Anthony Rizzo smacked the second Grand Slam of his career. And Javier Baez launched a two-run shot. The Cubs crushed four home runs on a day with the […]

A Rather Grimm Night for the Cubs – Reds 13, Cubs 6

Game One Hundred Thirty – Cubs 6, Reds 13 WP – Ryan Mattheus (2-4) LP – Justin Grimm (2-4, BS 2) Save – Aroldis Chapman (26) The Cubs scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth and took a 5-3 lead into the sixth. Justin Grimm served up two, two-run homers in the sixth. […]

Amazing Jake! Arrieta No Hits the Dodgers – Cubs 2, Dodgers 0

Game One Hundred Twenty-Nine – Cubs 2, Dodgers 0 WP – Jake Arrieta (17-6) LP – Alex Wood (9-9) Save – None Jake Arrieta snapped the Cubs skid Sunday night by putting his name in the history books. Jake Arrieta no-hit the Los Angeles Dodgers and completed one of the most dominating performances in franchise […]