Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Reds – 07/08/14 – Game One

Game Eighty-Eight – Cubs (38-49) vs. Reds (46-42) Game Time – 12:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Travis Wood (7-6, 4.62/1.46/4.16) vs. Johnny Cueto (8-6, 1.99/0.87/2.89) Weather permitting … The Cubs and Reds have a long day of […]

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

Game Eighty-Seven – Cubs (38-48) vs. Reds (45-42) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Edwin Jackson (5-8, 4.99/1.53/3.94) vs. Mike Leake (6-7, 3.47/1.18/3.67) Weather permitting … The Cubs difficult 11-game, three-city road trip continues tonight […]

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Jason Hammel Could Still Be Traded Sooner Rather than Later and More Cubs Rumors

Reports suggested two weeks ago that the Cubs could move Jason Hammel at some point during the first week of July. The front office was thought to have Hammel on the same timeframe as Scott Feldman was a year ago and he would be moved early in the month. Jason Hammel is scheduled to pitch […]

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The Daily CCO: Alcantara Has Become Part of the Everyday Conversation and Other Cubs News

Arismendy Alcantara has been making noise in the Cubs’ system for several years, but he is producing to the point that the mainstream media is asking more and more questions about him on a daily basis. Alcantara ran his hitting streak to 12 games Wednesday with a 2-for-4 night at the plate that included his […]

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Cubs Break Out the Bats in Boston and Complete the Sweep of the Sox – Cubs 16, Red Sox 9

Game Eighty-Three: Cubs 16, Red Sox 9 WP – Carlos Villanueva (4-5) LP – Brandon Workman (1-2) Save – None The Cubs never trailed on a long, wild night at Fenway Park and completed the three-game sweep of the Red Sox, the Cubs first three-game sweep on the road against an American League team since […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Red Sox – 07/02/14

Game Eighty-Three – Cubs (36-46) vs. Red Sox (38-46) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – TV: WCIU, ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 179, 844 Location – Fenway Park, Boston Travis Wood (7-6, 4.52/1.40/4.09) vs. Brandon Workman (1-1, 3.27/1.06/3.85) The Cubs will shoot for the series sweep in Boston […]

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The Daily CCO: Cubs Post Back-to-Back Wins in Boston and Other News, Notes and Rumors

The Cubs have started a very difficult 11-game, three city road trip with two victories at Fenway Park. Reports after Tuesday’s game indicated the Cubs clubhouse was pretty happy and Chris Bosio is “thrilled with his pitching staff.” Jake Arrieta, Edwin Jackson and the Cubs’ pen, along with help from the defense, have held the […]

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Cubs Month In Review – June

As our month in review series continues, we enter the halfway point of the Cubs season with the Cubs 11 games under .500 with a record of 35-46 and with a similar record last year of 34-45 at this point, on the surface it seems not much as changed for the Cubs at all. If […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Red Sox – 06/30/14

Game Eighty-One – Cubs (34-46) vs. Red Sox (38-44) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 179, 844 Location – Fenway Park, Boston Jake Arrieta (4-1, 2.05/1.11/2.10) vs. Jake Peavy (1-6, 4.93/1.46/4.93) It’s the mid-point of the 2014 season for the Cubs and after a […]

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Cubs Find a Way to Beat the Nationals in the Fog – Cubs 5, Nationals 3

Game Seventy-Seven: Cubs 5, Nationals 3 WP – Neil Ramirez (1-1) LP – Craig Stammen (0-3) Save – Hector Rondon (9) Starlin Castro drove in the Cubs first two runs and Justin Ruggiano delivered a two-out, two-run double in the seventh that broke a 3-3 tie and proved to be the game winner as the […]

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