Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Blue Jays – 09/10/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Six – Cubs (64-81) vs. Blue Jays (75-69) Game Time – 6:07pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 178, 844 Location – Rogers Centre, Toronto Kyle Hendricks (6-1, 2.02/1.06/3.38) vs. Drew Hutchison (9-11, 4.47/1.27/3.83) The Cubs have not played good baseball over the last five […]

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The Daily CCO: Renteria Was Not Happy with the Cubs Performance and Other News and Notes

The Cubs lost their fifth game in a row and Rick Renteria voiced his displeasure with the team after the 9-2 loss to the Blue Jays in what Mark Gonzales described as a very candid post-game session from the skipper. According to the Tribune, Rick Renteria said his team lacked focus Tuesday, especially in the seventh […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Blue Jays – 09/09/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Five – Cubs (64-80) vs. Blue Jays (74-69) Game Time – 6:07pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 178, 844 Location – Rogers Centre, Toronto Jake Arrieta (8-5, 2.81/1.06/2.43) vs. Mark Buehrle (11-9, 3.34/1.38/3.69) After beginning the month with a three game winning streak, the […]

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The Daily CCO: Rizzo Could Return by the Weekend, Castro Determined to Play Again This Season

The Cubs two All-Stars might not be done for the season after all. Anthony Rizzo could return by the weekend series in Pittsburgh and Starlin Castro is determined to play again this season. Anthony Rizzo spoke with the beat writers before Monday’s game. Rizzo took batting practice and indicated he was pain free. Rizzo also […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Blue Jays – 09/08/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Four – Cubs (64-79) vs. Blue Jays (73-69) Game Time – 6:07pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Rogers Centre, Toronto Jacob Turner (1-1, 3.14/1.26/3.41) vs. Marcus Stroman (9-5, 3.83/1.22/3.00) The Cubs travel to Toronto for the first time since 2008 […]

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The Daily CCO: Cubs Off-Season Priorities Coming Into Focus

As the off-season approaches, the Cubs appear to be focusing on two areas: top of the rotation-type arms and veteran bats that can get on base. According to a report from Bruce Levine, the Cubs are looking for a veteran bat that can hit at the top of the lineup and set the table for […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 09/07/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Three – Cubs (64-78) vs. Pirates (73-68) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (8-11, 4.81/1.50/4.28) vs. Gerrit Cole (7-5, 3.86/1.30/3.65) The Cubs six-game homestand comes to an end this afternoon with the […]

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The Daily CCO: The Evaluation Process Continues and Other Cubs News

It was a rough Saturday for the Cubs as the team essentially dropped two games to the Pirates. The Cubs will have more days like Saturday but there will also be games when everything clicks and the team plays good ball, like what happened in the first three games of the homestand. There are better […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 09/06/14

Game One Hundred Forty-Two – Cubs (64-76) vs. Pirates (71-68) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Felix Doubront (1-0, 1.29/1.14/2.41) vs. Francisco Liriano (3-10, 3.91/1.33/3.81) For the second time in less than a month, the Cubs will […]

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Change Has Been Good for the Chicago Cubs

There was one thing that stood out when Friday’s updated starting lineup was released, a lot has changed for the Cubs since Opening Day in Pittsburgh. One hundred and forty games later, not a single player that took the field against the Pirates on the last day of March was in the starting lineup for […]

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