Talkin’ Cubs and MLB Trade Deadline

Updated – 12:57pm CDT – According to Jim Bowden (XM Radio), Ted Lilly and Ryan Theriot have been traded to the Dodgers. No word on the return. Who will stay? Who will go? The MLB non-waiver trade deadline is 3:00pm CDT this afternoon. Will Jim Hendry be a player? Or just stand-pat and finish the […]

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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.”

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Twins and Dodgers Front-Runners for Ted Lilly?

According to a report from Bruce Levine, the Twins “have been the most aggressive team in their pursuit of Ted Lilly.” But the Dodgers may have found a way to squeeze in the $5.5 million left on Lilly’s contract. According to Levine, “look for Minnesota and the Dodgers to be front-runners for Ted Lilly as […]

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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’ […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Astros – 07/27/10

Game One Hundred One: Cubs (46-54) vs. Astros (40-59) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Minute Maid Park, Houston Ted Lilly (3-8, 3.88/1.12) vs. Brett Myers (7-6, 3.24/1.26) Can the Cubs beat the Astros on back-to-back days and win a series […]

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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 […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Astros – 07/26/10

Game One Hundred: Cubs (45-54) vs. Astros (40-58) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Minute Maid Park, Houston Carlos Silva (9-4, 3.86/1.22) vs. Wesley Wright (0-0, 4.40/1.60) Tonight is game 100 of the Cubs 2010 season. Lou’s crew begins a six […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/24/10

Game Ninety-Eight: Cubs (44-53) vs. Cardinals (54-43) Game Time – 12:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Tom Gorzelanny (5-5, 3.12/1.41) vs. Blake Hawksworth (4-5, 4.85/1.77) Weather permitting … Can the Chicago Cubs beat the Cards on back-to-back days? Instead of hovering […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/23/10

Game Ninety-Seven: Cubs (43-53) vs. Cardinals (54-42) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 183 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Randy Wells (4-7, 4.33/1.39) vs. Jeff Suppan (0-5, 6.05/1.85) Updated – 10:24am CDT – Brian Schlitter activated from 15-day DL – Jeff Stevens Optioned to […]

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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 […]

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