After Further Review … Q’s Cubs Lose in the Rain – Cubs 2 Astros 3

Game One Hundred Fifty-Three – Cubs 2 Astros 3 WP – Brett Myers (6-13) LP – Ryan Dempster (10-13) Save – Mark Melancon (18) As the cliché goes, baseball is a game of inches and that is exactly what the Cubs lost by on Sunday afternoon … inches. Q’s Cubs did very little for seven […]

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Cubs Won by LaHair – Cubs 2 Astros 1

Game One Hundred Fifty-Two – Cubs 2 Astros 1 WP – Rodrigo Lopez (6-6) LP – Henry Sosa (2-5) Save – Sean Marshall (5) The Cubs beat the Astros for the second day in a row and in the process joined the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox as the only three teams in […]

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Coleman Can’t Cut It – Cubs 2 Reds 7

Game One Hundred Forty-Nine – Cubs 2 Reds 7 WP – Sam LeCure (1-1) LP – Casey Coleman (2-8) Save – None For the second time in his last six starts Casey Coleman could not complete four innings of work. The Reds rocked Coleman on Wednesday night because Coleman could not throw quality strikes again. […]

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Offense, Offense and More Offense – Cubs 12 Reds 8

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven – Cubs 12 Reds 8 WP – Rodrigo Lopez (5-6) LP – Dontrelle Willis (0-5) Save – None The Cubs picked up Monday night where they left off Sunday night/Monday morning at Citi Field … and posted their third straight road win. The Cubs exploded for 12 runs on 16 hits, […]

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Cubs Win a Marathon in the Big Apple – Cubs 10 Mets 6

Game One Hundred Forty-Six – Cubs 10 Mets 6 – 11 innings WP – Ramon Ortiz (1-2) LP – Josh Stinson (0-1) Save – None On an emotional night at Citi Field that featured a phenomenal tribute and remembrance to September 11, the Cubs jumped out to an early lead but could not tack on. […]

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Too Little, Too LaLate – Cubs 2 Reds 4

Game One Hundred Forty-Two – Cubs 2 Reds 4 – 13 innings WP – Aroldis Chapman (4-1) LP – John Grabow (3-1) Save – Francisco Cordero (31) Tuesday night was all about Mike Leake and the inept Cubs’ lineup … until two outs in the ninth. Mike Leake was in total control and appeared to […]

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Dempster Hung Too Many – Cubs 4 Brewers 6

Game One Hundred Thirty-Three – Cubs 4 Brewers 6 WP – Yovani Gallardo (15-8) LP – Ryan Dempster (10-10) Save – John Axford (39) The Cubs dropped their seventh straight game at Miller Park on Saturday night. Ryan Dempster did not have anything and was lifted after just four innings … the shortest outing of […]

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Q’s Cubs Throw One Away – Cubs 2 Brewers 5

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two – Cubs 2 Brewers 5 WP – Randy Wolf (11-8) LP – Rodrigo Lopez (4-5) Save – John Axford (38) The Cubs lost their sixth straight game at Miller Park on Friday night. Starlin Castro (1-for-4 with a home run) started the night on a positive note. Castro launched Randy Wolf’s […]

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Cardinals Launch Four Longballs off Lopez – Cubs 2 Cardinals 6

Game One Hundred Twenty-Seven – Cubs 2 Cardinals 6 WP – Jake Westbrook (10-7) LP – Rodrigo Lopez (4-4) Save – None The Cubs offense could not keep pace with the Cardinals offense on Sunday night … and Q’s squad dropped the series finale to the Cardinals. Rodrigo Lopez struggled from the first inning on […]

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Nothing-for-Thirteen – Cubs 3 Astros 4

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four – Cubs 3 Astros 4 WP – Bud Norris (6-8) LP – Casey Coleman (2-5) Save – Mark Melancon (12) There are no two ways about it, Casey Coleman was not good in his return to the big leagues but Wednesday’s loss was more about the Cubs inability to hit with […]

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