Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 08/30/14 – Game Two

Game One Hundred Thirty-Six – Cubs (61-74) vs. Cardinals (71-63) Game Time – 7:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Busch Stadium, St. Louis Tsuyoshi Wada (4-1, 2.56/1.05/3.55) vs. Marco Gonzales (0-2, 7.07/2.29/5.92) Weather permitting … The Cubs will shoot for three in a […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 08/30/14 – Game One

Game One Hundred Thirty-Five – Cubs (60-74) vs. Cardinals (71-62) Game Time – 1:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Busch Stadium, St. Louis Felix Doubront (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Justin Masterson (2-2, 7.43/1.65/5.04) Weather permitting … The Cubs and Cardinals play two today, a […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 08/29/14

Game One Hundred Thirty-Four – Cubs (59-74) vs. Cardinals (71-61) Game Time – 7:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Busch Stadium, St. Louis Kyle Hendricks (5-1, 1.78/1.01/3.44) vs. Shelby Miller (8-9, 4.26/1.38/4.79) Weather permitting … The Cubs kick-off a four-game series in three […]

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Cubs Likely to Use a Six-Man Rotation in September

Jed Hoyer said two weeks ago the front office and coaching staff were discussing how the rotation and bullpen would be handled in September. Hoyer mentioned then the team would “do different things with the rotation” in the final month of the season. The Cubs are not going to shut down Jake Arrieta early or […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/28/14

Game One Hundred Thirty-Three – Cubs (59-73) vs. Reds (64-69) Game Time – 11:35am CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Jake Arrieta (7-4, 2.53/1.01/2.41) vs. Dylan Axelrod (0-0, 3.00/1.33/5.63) The Cubs look to bounce back from Wednesday’s sloppy game […]

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The Daily CCO: Cubs Have a Chance to Be Young, Fun and Exciting and Other News

The Cubs are creating quite the buzz with the prospects graduating to the majors and the results, while mixed in the win-loss record, have pointed to better days being on the horizon. Jon Heyman spoke with Jed Hoyer and the Cubs’ GM said, “It’s going to be fun. We’re getting there. We have a chance […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/27/14

Game One Hundred Thirty-Two – Cubs (59-72) vs. Reds (63-69) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Jacob Turner (4-7, 5.77/1.60/3.93) vs. Mat Latos (4-3, 2.99/1.08/3.44) Weather permitting … The Cubs will shoot for their fifth […]

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The Daily CCO: Jorge Soler Ready for Big League Debut and Other Cubs News and Notes

Happy Jorge Soler Day Jorge Soler is set to make his Major League debut Wednesday night in Cincinnati and Rick Renteria said Tuesday that Soler will likely hit fifth or sixth in the lineup and play right field. Jorge Soler, or ‘George’ as he is called by his teammates, coaching staff and the front office, will […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 08/26/14

Game One Hundred Thirty-One – Cubs (58-72) vs. Reds (63-68) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 186, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Travis Wood (7-11, 4.91/1.52/4.21) vs. Johnny Cueto (15-7, 2.20/0.94/3.25) Weather permitting … The Cubs return to the field tonight […]

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The Daily CCO: The Cubs Had a Sweep of a Good Weekend and Other News and Notes

The Cubs completed arguably its best three game series in four-plus seasons, and not because the Cubs swept the Orioles, but the way the team played. The Cubs received two outstanding starts, the bullpen did not allow a single run in three games and preserved two one-run leads. The staff held the Orioles to four […]

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