And the Two-Out RBI Hits Just Keep on Coming – Cubs 6, Pirates 2

Game Nineteen – Cubs 6, Pirates 2 WP – Travis Wood (2-1) LP – Jeff Locke (2-1) Save – None The Cubs extended the winning streak to four games Tuesday night with a rather impressive win over the Pirates. The Cubs scored all six runs on two-out basehits from Addison Russell, Dexter Fowler, Junior Lake, […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 04/28/15

Game Nineteen: Cubs (11-7) vs. Pirates (11-9) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WPWR My50 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 184, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Travis Wood (1-1, 3.24/1.20/3.68) vs. Jeff Locke (2-0, 3.32/1.16/4.22) The Cubs have won 10 of the last 15 games and will […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 04/27/15

Game Eighteen: Cubs (10-7) vs. Pirates (11-8) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Jason Hammel (1-1, 5.19/1.27/3.79) vs. Vance Worley (2-1, 4.00/1.50/3.43) The Cubs return home to Wrigley Field following a rather successful […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: High Fives All Around after Sweep in Cincinnati

It was a long weekend in the Queen City for the Cubs due to the four-plus hour wait Saturday before the Reds finally decided to postpone the game. The Cubs took care of business in the two games that were played and left Cincinnati three games above .500 on the season (10-7). The bullpen rebounded […]


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Cubs Step Up in Extras and Top the Reds – Cubs 7, Reds 3

Game Sixteen – Cubs 7, Reds 3 – 11 innings WP – Jason Motte (1-0) LP – Burke Badenhop (0-1) Save – None Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer in the fourth and Chris Coghlan hit a solo homer in the seventh that tied the game at three. Jonathan Herrera singled in Rizzo with the […]


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Rambling About the Cubs While the Prospects Have Arrived

Hello, again everybody. The Cubbies are 8-7, and I must admit, it is a rather disappointing 8-7 at that, but I will say that this team is better than I expected. A team cannot win the pennant in April, but it can definitely lose one. The past few years it seemed like late May arrived […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 04/23/15

Game Fifteen: Cubs (8-6) vs. Pirates (7-8) Game Time – 11:35am CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Kyle Hendricks (0-0, 6.10/1.16/2.49) vs. Jeff Locke (2-0, 1.93/0.86/2.36) The weather is not expected to be a factor today […]


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Close, But No Comeback – Pirates 4, Cubs 3

Close, But No Comeback – Pirates 4, Cubs 3 Game Fourteen – Cubs 3, Pirates 4 WP – Vance Worley (2-1) LP – Jason Hammel (1-1) Save – Tony Watson (1) Wednesday night in Pittsburgh went down to the last strike. After scoring three runs in the eighth to cut the Pirates lead to 4-3, […]


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Starlin Castro, Welington Castillo Complete Cubs Comeback – Cubs 9, Pirates 8

Game Thirteen – Cubs 9, Pirates 8 WP – Edwin Jackson (1-0) LP – Mark Melancon (0-1, BS 1) Save – Hector Rondon (3) The Comeback Cubs struck again Tuesday night in Pittsburgh. And for the fourth time on the young season the Cubs won a game in their last at bat. The Cubs entered […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Pirates – 04/21/15

Game Thirteen: Cubs (7-5) vs. Pirates (6-7) Game Time – 6:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN-TV Ch. 9 – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – PNC Park, Pittsburgh Travis Wood (1-1, 2.31/1.20/1.98) vs. Francisco Liriano (0-1, 2.08/0.77/3.78) Weather permitting … The Cubs turn to Travis Wood tonight looking […]


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