The Daily CCO: Bryant Nearing Debut? Wood is a Dirt Bag and Other Cubs News

The team that has not lost a series this season and has won its last two could receive a boost before Friday’s opener against the Padres. Injuries to Mike Olt and Tommy La Stella may have moved up the front office’s timeframe for calling up Kris Bryant. It’s believed the Cubs would rather add Bryant […]


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Wood Silences the Reds, Cubs Take the Series – Cubs 5, Reds 0

Game Eight – Cubs 5, Reds 0 WP – Travis Wood (1-1) LP – Jason Marquis (0-1) Save – None Travis Wood allowed three Reds to reach base over the first seven innings of the game. Wood put together one of his best starts in a Cubs’ uniform. Anthony Rizzo gave Wood all the runs […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 04/15/15

Game Eight: Cubs (4-3) vs. Reds (5-3) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WPWR My50 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (0-1, 5.79/1.93/2.11) vs. Jason Marquis (0-0, 4.50/1.17/3.80) Jackie Robinson Day The Cubs join all of Major League Baseball by […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 04/13/15

Game Six: Cubs (3-2) vs. Reds (4-2) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jon Lester (0-1, 6.23/2.31/1.62) vs. Mike Leake (0-0, 4.76/1.94/4.06) The 3-2 Chicago Cubs open a six-game homestand with the first […]


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A Frustrating Friday – Rockies 5, Cubs 1

Game Three – Cubs 1, Rockies 5 WP – Christian Bergman (1-0) LP – Travis Wood (0-1) Save – None The Cubs had plenty of opportunities to put runs on the board early in the game. The Cubs couldn’t capitalize while the Rockies took advantage of the opportunities they were given. And the Cubs dropped […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Rockies – 04/10/15

Game Three: Cubs (1-1) vs. Rockies (3-0) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Coors Field, Denver Travis Wood (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Tyler Matzek (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) The Cubs first road trip is a quick one, a three-game […]


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Joe Maddon Talks Cubs on MLB Network Radio

Joe Maddon joined Casey Stern and Jim Bowden during Tuesday’s Inside Pitch (MLB Network Radio) for his now weekly segment. Maddon had a weekly spot on Inside Pitch while he was with the Rays. It’s good to see the Cubs allowed him to continue his conversations with Stern and Bowden in what is appointment radio. […]


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The Daily CCO: Cubs Postpone a Game, Take a Day Off the Calendar and Rearrange Rotation

The Cubs cancelled Tuesday night’s game with the Cardinals due to the sub-freezing wind chills and rain. The game will be made up when St. Louis returns to Wrigley in either July (July 6-8) or September (Sept. 18-20). By July, the bleachers will be open and the Cubs’ roster could look a lot different by […]


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Cubs Spring Training Ends with a Loss – Diamondbacks 4, Cubs 2

Spring Training Game Thirty-Three – Cubs 2, Diamondbacks 4 WP – Anthony Banda (1-0) LP – Travis Wood (1-2) Save – Jimmie Sherfy (1) Travis Wood gave up two runs in an inning of work. Kyle Hendricks tossed a scoreless second inning. But the prospect filled lineup couldn’t dig out of the early hole as […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Diamondbacks – 04/04/15

Spring Training Game Thirty-Three: Cubs (15-16-1) vs. Diamondbacks (18-14-2) Game Time – 3:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: Cubs.com Location – Chase Field, Phoenix Travis Wood (1-1, 4.19, 1.50) vs. Vidal Nuno (1-1, 8.10, 1.60) This is it, the final spring game of the year … 32 down, one to go. […]


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