Scratching Out a Win – Cubs 9 Nationals 4

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four – Cubs 9 Nationals 4 WP – Angel Guzman (3-3) LP – Jason Bergmann (2-3) Save – None The Cubs did just enough in the first seven innings Wednesday night then pulled away late to pick up the win against the Washington Nationals. The final score does not indicate how close […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Nationals – 08/26/09

Game One Hundred Twenty-Four: Cubs (62-61) vs. Nationals (45-81) Game Time – 7:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Rich Harden (8-7, 4.04/1.25) vs. Livan Hernandez (7-8, 5.47/1.59) Weather permitting … The Cubs will try to rebound from the embarrassing performance on […]

Harden and Bradley’s Future with the Cubs

With forty games remaining on the schedule and staring up at an eight-game deficit in the division, many have begun looking at 2010 for the Chicago Cubs … one of those apparently counting the season over and done with is Alfonso Soriano. Soriano, who is one of the main reasons for the Cubs’ underachieving season, […]

A Harden Days Night – Cubs 7 Padres 1

Game One Hundred-Eighteen – Cubs 7 Padres 1 WP – Rich Harden (8-7) LP – Mat Latos (4-3) Save – None The Cubs ended their six-game losing streak in San Diego behind a dominant performance by Rich Harden … and a lot of offense. The Cubs equaled their run total from the first five games […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 08/19/09

Game One Hundred-Eighteen: Cubs (60-57) vs. Padres (51-70) Game Time – 9:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – PETCO Park, San Diego Rich Harden (7-7, 4.30/1.30) vs. Mat Latos (4-2, 4.01/1.16) The Cubs will complete their season series with the Padres tonight with the sixth […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 08/18/09

Game One Hundred-Seventeen: Cubs (60-56) vs. Padres (50-70) Game Time – 9:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – PETCO Park, San Diego Ryan Dempster (6-6, 4.23/1.39) vs. Cesar Carrillo (0-1, 30.86/2.57) Updated 6:30pm C.T. – Carlos Marmol Named Closer Carlos Marmol will replace Kevin Gregg […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 08/16/09

Game One Hundred-Sixteen: Cubs (60-55) vs. Pirates (46-70) Game Time – 1:20pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 188 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Rich Harden (7-7, 4.30/1.30) vs. Ross Ohlendorf (10-8, 4.30/1.32) Updated 4:35pm C.T. – Cubs-Pirates Game Postponed Due to Rain Weather permitting the Cubs will […]

So Much for Home Sweet Home – Cubs 3 Phillies 4

Game One Hundred-Eleven – Cubs 3 Phillies 4 – 12 innings WP – Scott Eyre (2-1) LP – Kevin Gregg (4-4) Save – Chad Durbin (2) Five words can sum up Tuesday night’s loss … three runs on ten hits. The Cubs lost for the fifth time in six games on a night they continued […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Phillies – 08/11/09

Game One Hundred-Eleven: Cubs (58-52) vs. Phillies (61-48) Game Time – 7:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Rich Harden (7-7, 4.41/1.35) vs. J.A. Happ (8-2, 2.74/1.12) After a long, disappointing 10-game road trip, the Cubs return home tonight with the first […]

Give-Away Day – Cubs 0 Reds 4

Game One Hundred-Six – Cubs 0 Reds 4 WP – Justin Lehr (1-0) LP – Rich Harden (7-7) Save – None Who is Justin Lehr? Well if the Cubs did not know before Wednesday night, they do now. Justin Lehr earned his first victory as a starter in the big leagues with a complete game […]