Cubs Out Solo Homered – Nationals 2, Cubs 1

Game Forty-Four – Cubs 1, Nationals 2 WP – Tanner Roark (1-2) LP – Justin Grimm (1-1) Save – Drew Storen (15) Kris Bryant homered in the first inning but that was the extent of the Cubs’ scoring on Memorial Day. The Nationals hit one more solo homer than the Cubs did with the wind […]


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Cubs Manufacture a Win – Cubs 3, Padres 2

Game Thirty-Nine – Cubs 3, Padres 2 WP – Justin Grimm (1-0) LP – Tyson Ross (2-4) Save – Hector Rondon (9) Two of the Cubs three runs scored without a hit. Tsuyoshi Wada struck out a career-high nine batters in 4 2/3 innings. And the bullpen kept the Padres off the board the rest […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 05/20/15

Game Thirty-Nine: Cubs (21-17) vs. Padres (20-20) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – PETCO Park, San Diego Tsuyoshi Wada (0-0, -.–/-.–/-.–) vs. Tyson Ross (2-3, 3.94/1.53/3.42) The Cubs turn to Tsuyoshi Wada tonight in his 2015 debut […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 05/19/15

Game Thirty-Eight: Cubs (21-16) vs. Padres (19-20) Game Time – 9:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  WGN-TV Ch. 9, MLB Network – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 183, 844 Location – PETCO Park, San Diego Jason Hammel (3-1, 3.11/0.99/3.37) vs. James Shields (5-0, 3.91/1.28/4.85) The Cubs return to the field tonight after […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Recall OF Junior Lake, Activate LHP Tsuyoshi Wada, Select Contract of OF/1B Mike Baxter

The Cubs announced three roster moves prior to Tuesday night’s game in San Diego. The Cubs recalled OF Junior Lake from Triple-A Iowa. LHP Tsuyoshi Wada was activated from the 15-day DL. Wada is scheduled to start Wednesday. And the Cubs selected the contract of OF/1B Mike Baxter from Triple-A Iowa. Junior Lake and Mike […]


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Cubs Designate LHP Phil Coke for Assignment

Updated 7:56pm CDT – According to the transaction page on Cubs.com, LHP Phil Coke was designated for assignment on Monday. RHP Brian Schlitter was optioned to Triple-A Iowa. RHP Dallas Beeler was optioned to Iowa and LHP Tsuyoshi Wada was activated from the 15-day DL. The Cubs’ 40-man roster officially stands at 38 players. According […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Now That Was a Good Homestand, Roster Moves, Minor Updates and Videos

The Cubs wrapped up the best seven-game stretch the franchise has seen since 2008 on Sunday, even with the loss to the Pirates in the finale. Sunday was frankly one of those games a team loses during a long season. After sweeping the Mets, the Cubs won a 12-inning game Friday afternoon with an unbelievable […]


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Cubs Announce LHP Tsuyoshi Wada to Start Wednesday in San Diego

A day after LHP Travis Wood was moved to the bullpen, Joe Maddon announced LHP Tsuyoshi Wada will step into the rotation and start Wednesday night in San Diego. The move to add Tsuyoshi Wada is the first of several changes expected to be made to the pitching staff. Maddon said Sunday the Cubs will […]


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Cubs Move Travis Wood to the Bullpen

The Cubs announced a decision to add an arm to the bullpen Saturday without saying a word. LHP Travis Wood started warming in the bullpen during the eighth inning and he was obviously doing more than just throwing his side session in between starts. Joe Maddon gave the ball to Wood for the ninth inning. […]


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The Daily CCO: Time to Build on a Sweep and Cubs News and Notes

The Cubs bounced back from a rough road trip with an impressive four-game sweep over the Mets. The Cubs took advantage of the extra opportunities the Mets gave them and won games started by two of the best young right-handers in baseball. Joe Maddon has his team believing in themselves. The Cubs are 6-4 in […]


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