Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 08/17/14

Game One Hundred Twenty-Three – Cubs (52-70) vs. Mets (59-65) Game Time – 12:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Citi Field, Flushing Jake Arrieta (6-4, 2.77/1.05/2.37) vs. Rafael Montero (0-3, 6.12/1.64/7.17) Rick Renteria will hand the ball to his number one starter this […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 08/16/14

Game One Hundred Twenty-Two – Cubs (52-69) vs. Mets (58-65) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Citi Field, Flushing Dan Straily (1-2, 4.93/1.25/5.66) vs. Jon Niese (6-8, 3.46/1.27/3.84) The Cubs will look to put one in the win column behind […]

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The Daily CCO: Starlin Castro is the Cubs Shortstop and Other News and Notes

Starlin Castro was front and center prior to the opener against the Mets at Citi Field and was asked about the trade rumors to the Mets that popped up after the Cubs acquired Addison Russell from Oakland. According to multiple reports, Castro was unaware of the rumors, but the New York media is convinced the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Mets – 08/15/14

Game One Hundred Twenty-One – Cubs (52-68) vs. Mets (57-65) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Citi Field, Flushing Travis Wood (7-9, 4.86/1.53/4.13) vs. Zack Wheeler (7-8, 3.53/1.33/3.59) The Cubs will spend the next four days in New York facing […]

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The Daily CCO: Edwin Jackson’s Role with Cubs in Question Down the Stretch

Edwin Jackson had another rough outing Thursday and according to multiple reports he could lose his spot in the rotation is in question for the remainder of the season. The Cubs want to take a look at Dan Straily and Felix Doubront in starting roles before the season ends. Straily will be recalled from Triple-A […]

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Cubs Announce Dan Straily to Start Saturday’s Game in New York

Shortly after the last out of Thursday’s finale with the Brewers, the Cubs announced RHP Dan Straily would make his Cubs’ debut at Citi Field on Saturday afternoon. The Cubs are pushing the other four starters back a day and inserting Straily into the rotation. Travis Wood is scheduled to start the opener against the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/14/14

Game One Hundred Twenty – Cubs (52-67) vs. Brewers (66-55) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Edwin Jackson (6-12, 5.61/1.56/4.18) vs. Mike Fiers (1-1, 1.80/0.87/4.33) The Cubs wrap up the series and the homestand this afternoon with […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/13/14

Game One Hundred Nineteen – Cubs (51-67) vs. Brewers (66-54) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 188, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Tsuyoshi Wada (1-1, 3.25/1.23/3.35) vs. Kyle Lohse (11-6, 3.33/1.16/3.79) The Cubs will shoot for two in a row over the Brewers […]

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The Daily CCO: Hendricks Continues Impressive Start and Other Cubs News

Kyle Hendricks not only followed Jake Arrieta’s very good outing Monday night, but he topped it. Hendricks tossed 7 1/3 innings of shutout baseball against a very good Brewers offense. Hendricks worked quickly, kept the ball down and threw strikes. Hendricks has received praise for his preparation between starts and his ability to execute a […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 08/12/14

Game One Hundred Eighteen – Cubs (50-67) vs. Brewers (66-53) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 188, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Kyle Hendricks (3-1, 2.10/1.02/3.45) vs. Wily Peralta (14-6, 3.42/1.27/4.19) Weather permitting … The Cubs will try to make more contact tonight […]

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