A Grand Day for Garza and the Cubs – Cubs 7, Diamondbacks 2

Game Fifty-Three – Cubs 7, Diamondbacks 2 WP – Matt Garza (1-0) LP – Wade Miley (3-5) Save – None The Cubs took advantage of the conditions at Wrigley on Friday afternoon and rode the wind to their fifth straight victory, the Cubs longest winning streak under manager Dale Sveum. Three home runs in the […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 05/31/13

Game Fifty-Three: Cubs (22-30) vs. Diamondbacks (30-23) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Matt Garza (0-0, 4.00/1.33) vs. Wade Miley (3-4, 4.53/1.39) Weather permitting … The Cubs open a three-game series this afternoon against Paul Goldschmidt and the […]

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Navarro’s Hat Trick – Cubs 9, White Sox 3

Game Fifty-One – Cubs 9, White Sox 3 WP – Scott Feldman (5-4) LP – John Danks (0-1) Save – None The Cubs won their third game in a row on Wednesday afternoon at the old ballyard behind a solid start from Scott Feldman … and a career day from Dioner Navarro. Dioner Navarro (3-for-3 […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 05/28/13

Game Fifty-One: Cubs (20-30) vs. White Sox (24-25) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU (Cubs), Comcast SportsNet (White Sox) – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 179/844 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, South Side of Chicago Edwin Jackson (1-7, 6.11/1.57) vs. Chris Sale (5-2, 2.53/0.92) Weather permitting … The Cubs wrap up […]

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Samardzija Silences the Sox – Cubs 7, White Sox 0

Game Fifty – Cubs 7, White Sox 0 WP – Jeff Samardzija (3-6) LP – Jose Quintana (3-2) Save – None The Cubs took game one of the Crosstown Series on Monday night behind the first complete game shutout of Jeff Samardzija’s career. Jeff Samardzija put together his best outing as a starter. Samardzija faced […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. White Sox – 05/27/13

Game Fifty: Cubs (19-30) vs. White Sox (24-24) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet (Cubs), WGN TV (White Sox) – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 178/844 Location – U.S. Cellular Field, South Side of Chicago Jeff Samardzija (2-6, 3.25/1.13) vs. Jose Quintana (3-1, 3.48/1.18) Happy Memorial Day from the CCO […]

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Cubs Patience Pays Off with Comeback Win – Cubs 5, Reds 4

Game Forty-Nine – Cubs 5, Reds 4 – 10 innings WP – Kevin Gregg (1-0) LP – J.J. Hoover (0-4) Save – None The Cubs ended their six-game losing streak with an impressive come from behind win in 10 innings over the Reds in Cincinnati on Sunday. The Cubs scored three runs in the eighth, […]

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Wood’s Streak Ends … Cubs Drop Sixth Straight – Cubs 2, Reds 5

Game Forty-Eight – Cubs 2, Reds 5 WP – Homer Bailey (3-3) LP – Travis Wood (4-3) Save – Aroldis Chapman (12) Travis Wood’s string of nine consecutive quality starts to begin the season came to an end on Saturday in Cincinnati … and once again it was one bad inning that did in a […]

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Reds Drop the Hanigan on Feldman – Cubs 4, Reds 7

Game Forty-Seven – Cubs 4, Reds 7 WP – Bronson Arroyo (5-4) LP – Scott Feldman (4-4) Save – Aroldis Chapman (11) Scott Feldman’s string of very good outings came to a screeching halt in the fourth inning of Friday night’s game. The Cubs took a 3-0 lead into the fourth that quickly evaporated. The […]

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Cubs Swept Out of Pittsburgh – Cubs 2, Pirates 4

Game Forty-Six – Cubs 2, Pirates 4 WP – Vin Mazzaro (3-0) LP – Edwin Jackson (1-7) Save – Jason Grilli (19) Rain just delayed the inevitable on Thursday afternoon at PNC Park as the Cubs dropped the third game of the series and were swept out of Pittsburgh. The Cubs offense was pretty much […]

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