Cubs Win Z Thriller in San Diego – Cubs 1 Padres 0

Game One Hundred Fifty-Six – Cubs 1 Padres 0 WP – Carlos Zambrano (10-6) LP – Tim Stauffer (5-5) Save – Carlos Marmol (35) While the Bears were busy beating the Packers, Carlos Zambrano treated his mother to an excellent game in San Diego. Z’s mom got to see her son’s first big league game […]

Cubs News and Rumors on the Final Monday of the Twenty-Ten Season

The Cubs have only seven games remaining in the season, four in San Diego and three in Houston. One week from today, Year One under the Ricketts family will be in the books and the front office will turn their attention to 2011 … and beyond. Tom Ricketts addressed the team’s payroll for next season […]

The Cardinals Walk Away with the Win – Cubs 7 Cardinals 8

Game One Hundred Fifty-Five – Cubs 7 Cardinals 8 WP – Jake Westbrook (9-11, 3-4) LP – Jeff Samardzija (2-2) Save – Ryan Franklin (26) Wrigley Field was not home sweet home for the Chicago National League Ball Club in Twenty-Ten. The Cubs finished the season with a 35-46 home mark, their worst record at […]

Scott Maine … the Chevrolet Player of the Game – Cubs 1 Cardinals 7

Game One Hundred Fifty-Three – Cubs 1 Cardinals 7 WP – Adam Wainwright (20-11) LP – Tom Gorzelanny (7-9) Save – None Following every Cubs game, Pat Hughes asks Ron Santo to name the Chevrolet Player of the Game. On Friday, the Cubs’ legend picked Scott Maine … and that spoke volumes as to the […]

Another One of Those Nights for the Cubs – Cubs 0 Giants 13

Game One Hundred Fifty-Two – Cubs 0 Giants 13 WP – Madison Bumgarner (6-6) LP – Ryan Dempster (14-11) Save – None The Chicago Cubs were shutout for the second time in three games on Thursday night. While the Giants were busy lighting up the scoreboard in the last night game of the year at […]

A Wells Pitched Shutout for Q’s Cubs – Cubs 2 Giants 0

Game One Hundred Fifty-One – Cubs 2 Giants 0 WP – Randy Wells (8-13) LP – Jonathan Sanchez (11-9) Save – Carlos Marmol (34) Wednesday night was another duel between hot pitching staffs at the old ballyard … and unlike Tuesday, the Cubs came out on top. Randy Wells pitched a gem, his second in […]

Q’s Streak Znapped – Cubs 0 Giants 1

Game One Hundred Fifty – Cubs 0 Giants 1 WP – Ramon Ramirez (1-3) LP – Andrew Cashner (2-6) Save – Brian Wilson (44) Mike Quade and the Cubs six-game winning streak came to an end Tuesday night following a one-hour and an 11-minute rain delay. The Cubs dropped their 82nd game of the year, […]

A High-Five for Q’s Cubs – Cubs 5 Marlins 3

Game One Hundred Forty-Eight – Cubs 5 Marlins 3 WP – Casey Coleman (2-2) LP – Anibal Sanchez (12-10) Save – Carlos Marmol (33) The Chicago Cubs posted their fifth straight win Saturday night … the longest winning streak of the season and the first time since July of 2009 the Cubs have won five […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Marlins – 09/18/10

Game One Hundred Forty-Eight: Cubs (66-81) vs. Marlins (73-73) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 188 Location – Sun Life Stadium, Miami Casey Coleman (1-2, 5.11/1.57) vs. Anibal Sanchez (12-9, 3.35/1.32) Can the Chicago Cubs win five games in a row for the first time […]

Clutch Pitching Shuts Out the Fish – Cubs 2 Marlins 0

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven – Cubs 2 Marlins 0 WP – Ryan Dempster (14-10) LP – Alex Sanabia (4-3) Save – Carlos Marmol (32) The Cubs improved to 15-7 under Mike Quade with a rare win Friday night in Miami. Ryan Dempster picked up where he left off against the Brewers and put together another […]