Twelve Down … Twenty-One to Go for the Chicago Cubs

The Cubs are 8-4 after twelve Spring Training contests and have twenty-one exhibition games remaining on the schedule. So where do the Cubs stand after the first two weeks of Cactus League games? The Cubs reduced their 60-man Spring Training roster to 51 players on Sunday. Mitch Atkins (Triple-A Iowa) and David Patton (Double-A Tennessee) […]

The Kids Star-lin Another Win – Cubs 8 Padres 7

Game Seven – Cubs 8 Padres 7 WP – Carlos Silva (1-1) LP – Jon Garland (0-1) Save – None The Cubs ended their two-game losing streak behind more stellar play from the young Cubs … namely Starlin Castro, Robinson Chirinos, Tyler Colvin, Bryan LaHair and Sam Fuld. The Cubs jumped out to an early […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Giants – 03/10/10

Spring Training Game Six: Cubs (3-2) vs. Giants (6-1) Game Time – 2:05pm CST Coverage – TV: None – Radio: (Giants feed) Location – HoHoKam Park, Mesa Carlos Zambrano (0-0, 0.00/0.00) vs. Jonathan Sanchez (0-0, 0.00/3.00) The Cubs will square off against the Giants for the first of two times on the spring this […]

Cubs Issue 19 Non-Roster Invitations to Big League Camp

The Cubs released the official list of non-roster invitees to Spring Training on Wednesday. Pitchers and catchers report to Fitch Park on February 17 … with the first workout slated for Thursday, February 18. Position players report on February 22 and the first full squad workout will be on Tuesday, February 23. Among the players […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/25/09

Here is your end of the week update from the Cubs’ Minor League System. Josh Vitters has stayed hot and has homered in three of his four games this weekend…that is a total of 10 so far for the Chiefs this season. Daytona has not played a game since Tuesday, May 19 due to rainy […]