Report: Yankees Could Be Interested in Edwin Jackson

According to a report from the Sun-Times, the Yankees could be interested in Edwin Jackson. The Yankees are looking for pitching to fill out a rotation for the remainder of the season and could be looking at Edwin Jackson. Gordon Wittenmyer reported “scouts turned out in droves” Friday at Chase Field to watch a “no-accident […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 07/18/14

Game Ninety-Five – Cubs (40-54) vs. Diamondbacks (40-56) Game Time – 8:40pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 85, 844 Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Edwin Jackson (5-10, 5.64/1.58/4.26) vs. Trevor Cahill (1-6, 5.66/1.74/4.15) The Cubs open what could end up being a very interesting second half of […]

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Rambling about the Cubs on the First Day of the Second Half

Hello again, everybody. The All-Star break has ended, the American League won again, making it 47 out of the last 51 for the DH’ers, or at least it seems that way. As I started saying, today is the first day of the second half, of what I hope is the final “total giveaway” season of […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/13/14

Game Ninety-Four – Cubs (40-53) vs. Braves (51-43) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 187, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (7-7, 4.64/1.48/4.20) vs. Julio Teheran (8-6, 2.57/1.03/3.35) The Cubs will shoot to take the rubber-game of the series against the Braves […]

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The Daily CCO: Jackson Embarrassed and Alcantara Stays in the Cubs Headlines

Edwin Jackson said he was embarrassed by the way he pitched following Saturday’s loss to the Braves. Jackson had a bad outing and stood up and fielded the questions once again. In regards to his performance, Jackson told the beat writers, “It was embarrassing, horrendous game. Flat out. No other way to put it. The […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/12/14

Game Ninety-Three – Cubs (40-52) vs. Braves (50-43) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 89, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Edwin Jackson (5-9, 5.05/1.52/3.84) vs. Mike Minor (2-5, 4.54/1.45/4.53) Weather permitting … The Cubs will shoot for their third victory in a row […]

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The Daily CCO: Alcantara is Creating Quite a Buzz for the Cubs

Arismendy Alcantara has already played his way into a longer-than-planned stay with the big league team and he could make the Cubs decision to send him down to Triple-A a little more difficult if he keeps impacting baseball games. Before Friday’s game, Jed Hoyer said the team still planned to send Alcantara down in order […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 07/11/14

Game Ninety-Two – Cubs (39-52) vs. Braves (50-42) Game Time – 3:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jake Arrieta (5-1, 1.78/1.02/2.05) vs. Alex Wood (6-7, 3.14/1.18/3.46) After finishing one of the longest road trips in recent memory with a 5-6 […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 07/10/14

Game Ninety-One – Cubs (38-52) vs. Reds (48-43) Game Time – 11:35am CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Kyle Hendricks (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Homer Bailey (8-5, 4.15/1.35/3.87) The Cubs wrap up the five-game series and 11-game road trip this […]

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

Game Ninety – Cubs (38-51) vs. Reds (47-43) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Dallas Beeler (0-1, 0.00/1.17/2.61) vs. Alfredo Simon (11-3, 2.78/1.05/4.36) The Cubs will look to snap their five-game losing streak tonight behind […]

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