Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 07/30/10

Game One Hundred Three: Cubs (46-56) vs. Rockies (52-50) Game Time – 8:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 188 Location – Coors Field, Denver Ryan Dempster (8-7, 3.71/1.28) vs. Jeff Francis (3-3, 4.56/1.33) Updated – 5:44pm CDT – Carlos Zambrano Reinstated from restricted list – Bobby Howry […]

Dodgers Trying to Deal for Lilly and Theriot?

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Dodgers are “talking to the Cubs about a trade for both Ted Lilly and Ryan Theriot.”

Lou’s Crew Mailed Another One In – Cubs 1 Astros 8

Game One Hundred Two – Cubs 1 Astros 8 WP – Bud Norris (3-7) LP – Randy Wells (5-8) Save – None For the second game in a row the Cubs pathetic offense managed only one run. One bleepin’ run against Bud Norris and company. The Cubs have scored only two runs in the last […]

Thank You Theodore – Cubs 1 Astros 6

Game One Hundred One – Cubs 1 Astros 6 WP – Brett Myers (8-6) LP – Andrew Cashner (1-4) Save – None Once again Ted Lilly did everything he could to post a win … and once again the offense gave him zero support. In what was likely Ted Lilly’s last game in a Cubs’ […]

Get ‘Em While They’re … um, Room Temperature … at Best

Come one, come all. Come on down with your money and old junk no one wants. In fact, bring some of that new junk no one cares about either. It is time for the event of the year. The Cubs fire sale starts today! After close to four months of what can be best described […]

Extra Bases Back Silva for Win Number Ten – Cubs 5 Astros 2

Game One Hundred – Cubs 5 Astros 2 WP – Carlos Silva (10-4) LP – Wesley Wright (0-1) Save – Carlos Marmol (19) The Cubs beat the Astros for just the fourth time in 2010 on Monday night (4-6) behind a decent outing from Carlos Silva … and a lot of extra base hits. Carlos […]

Cubs Offense Not Worth a Schlitter – Cubs 3 Cardinals 4

Game Ninety-Nine – Cubs 3 Cardinals 4 – 11 innings WP – Ryan Franklin (5-1) LP – Brian Schlitter (0-1) Save – Dennys Reyes (1) The Cubs lost their 22nd one-run game of the year Sunday night in front of the largest crowd of the season at Wrigley (41,406) … and once again they had […]

The Cubs Dynamic Duo … Colvin and Castro Lead the Way Again – Cubs 6 Cardinals 5

Game Ninety-Eight – Cubs 6 Cardinals 5 WP – Tom Gorzelanny (6-5) LP – Blake Hawksworth (4-6) Save – Carlos Marmol (18) Saturday’s game was beautiful and downright ugly all at the same time … it is the Cubs and Cardinals after all. A pair of rookies and the future the organization propelled the Cubs […]

A Dandy Win for Randy and the Cubs – Cubs 5 Cardinals 0

Game Ninety-Seven – Cubs 5 Cardinals 0 WP – Randy Wells (5-7) LP – Jeff Suppan (0-6) Save – None It is always a great day when the Cubs beat the Cardinals … and Friday was a great day. The Cubs are pretty much relegated to a spoiler’s role for the rest of the season […]

Nothing Clutch About These Cubs – Cubs 3 Astros 4

Game Ninety-Six – Cubs 3 Astros 4 – 12 innings WP – Brandon Lyon (6-4) LP – Bobby Howry (1-3) Save – Gustavo Chacin (1) What a difference 15 hours can make. A day after one of the more memorable comebacks during the Lou Piniella Era, the Cubs fell crashing back to earth Wednesday afternoon […]