The Cubs Can’t Hit When It Counts – Cubs 3 Reds 4

Game One Hundred Ten – Cubs 3 Reds 4 WP – Logan Ondrusek (3-0) LP – Randy Wells (5-10) Save – Nick Masset (2) The ninth inning Saturday summed up the Cubs problems this season. Bases loaded with less than two outs and the “big boys” cannot deliver a clutch hit. Look, what can Lou […]

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More Rookies on the Way for the Cubs?

After trading Ted Lilly and Ryan Theriot to the Dodgers last Saturday, Jim Hendry mentioned the Cubs roster would get younger in the coming weeks. Hendry said the team would be calling up players in two waves from the minors. Casey Coleman and Thomas Diamond were called up Monday and more appear to be on […]

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Not a Gem … But a Solid Debut for Diamond – Cubs 3 Brewers 4

Game One Hundred Seven – Cubs 3 Brewers 4 WP – Chris Narveson (9-7) LP – Thomas Diamond (0-1) Save – John Axford (16) Thomas Diamond made his Major League debut in the spot vacated by Ted Lilly Tuesday night … and Diamond quickly found out how Lilly felt this season. Diamond put together a […]

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And the Hits Just Kept on Comin’ – Cubs 1 Brewers 18

Game One Hundred Six – Cubs 1 Brewers 18 WP – Yovani Gallardo (10-5) LP – Randy Wells (5-9) Save – None The Brewers took live batting practice Monday night and handed the Cubs one of their worst losses in recent memory. For the second time in four days, the Cubs lost a game by […]

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One Pitch … Game Over … Cubs Lose – Cubs 5 Rockies 6

Game One Hundred Four – Cubs 5 Rockies 6 WP – Huston Street (2-2) LP – Sean Marshall (6-3) Save – None For the second time in two years, a Rockie hit for the cycle at Coors Field against Cubs pitching. Last season it was Troy Tulowitzki … Saturday night it was Carlos Gonzalez . […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 07/31/10

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 07/31/10 – (2010cubslive104) Game One Hundred Four: Cubs (46-57) vs. Rockies (53-50) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Coors Field, Denver Tom Gorzelanny (6-5, 3.22/1.43) vs. Jason Hammel (7-6, 4.34/1.35) Updated – 5:47pm […]

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The Cubs Get Historically Rocked – Cubs 2 Rockies 17

Game One Hundred Three – Cubs 2 Rockies 17 WP – Jeff Francis (4-3) LP – Ryan Dempster (8-8) Save – None The 2010 version of the Chicago Cubs keep finding embarrassing ways to lose a ballgame. Just when you thought you’ve seen it all, Lou Piniella’s pathetic excuse for a baseball team takes the […]

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Lou’s Crew Mailed Another One In – Cubs 1 Astros 8

Game One Hundred Two – Cubs 1 Astros 8 WP – Bud Norris (3-7) LP – Randy Wells (5-8) Save – None For the second game in a row the Cubs pathetic offense managed only one run. One bleepin’ run against Bud Norris and company. The Cubs have scored only two runs in the last […]

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Extra Bases Back Silva for Win Number Ten – Cubs 5 Astros 2

Game One Hundred – Cubs 5 Astros 2 WP – Carlos Silva (10-4) LP – Wesley Wright (0-1) Save – Carlos Marmol (19) The Cubs beat the Astros for just the fourth time in 2010 on Monday night (4-6) behind a decent outing from Carlos Silva … and a lot of extra base hits. Carlos […]

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Cubs Offense Not Worth a Schlitter – Cubs 3 Cardinals 4

Game Ninety-Nine – Cubs 3 Cardinals 4 – 11 innings WP – Ryan Franklin (5-1) LP – Brian Schlitter (0-1) Save – Dennys Reyes (1) The Cubs lost their 22nd one-run game of the year Sunday night in front of the largest crowd of the season at Wrigley (41,406) … and once again they had […]

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