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Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Jensen dominates; Pelicans bats come alive but pitching staff blows 9-0 lead; Wisdom and Velazquez stay hot

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Jensen dominates; Pelicans bats come alive but pitching staff blows 9-0 lead; Wisdom and Velazquez stay hot
Ryan Jensen (photo by Rikk Carlson) AAA Iowa 9, Omaha 8 Game Recap This game featured a lot of action, including a weird near bench clearing incident on a non-hit-by-pitch, a game-winning grand slam by Patrick Wisdom, and a five run 9th inning rally by Omaha which fell just short. Iowa built up an early... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Chase Strumpf continues fast start; Amaya collects three hits; Iowa gets the Marquee treatment

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Chase Strumpf continues fast start; Amaya collects three hits; Iowa gets the Marquee treatment
Chase Strumpf (Photo by Stephanie Lynn) AAA Indianapolis 5, Iowa 4 Game Recap The last time we saw Cory Abbott was on a AA field in 2019 as he wrapped up his Cubs Minor League Pitcher of the Year campaign (26 GS, 8-8, 3.01, 146.2 IP, 112 H, 49 ER, 52 BB, 166 K). He... Read more »

Jacob Wetzel gears up for first season as a Cub

Jacob Wetzel gears up for first season as a Cub
Jason Carlson had always promised Jacob Wetzel that he would purchase a jersey proudly displaying his friend’s last name on the back whenever Wetzel signed with a pro team. In June 2020, Carlson became the proud owner of a Chicago Cubs jersey that reads “WETZEL” on the back. Wetzel was officially part of the Chicago... Read more »
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Game Post 4/10

The Cubs bats showed a flicker of life in Thursday’s win. They still haven’t really broken out, this would be a good time. Zach Davies looks to build on a quality first start. Watch/Listen Saturday: 5:35 PM CT on Marquee/670AM Lineups Cubs 1. Ian Happ (S) CF 2. Willson Contreras (R) C 3. Anthony Rizzo (L) 1B 4. Kris Bryant (R) 3B 5. Joc... Read more »

Game Post 4/6

Well the Cubs won their third game in a row Monday against the Brewers. Trevor Williams impressed his dad, and everyone else at Wrigley, with six strong innings in his Chicago debut. A three homer 4th inning gave the Cubs all they needed on offense. Adbert Alzolay gets the nod Tuesday night to try and... Read more »

Game Post 4/5

Watch/Listen Monday: 6:40 PM CT on Marquee/670AM Lineups Brewers 1. Kolten Wong (L) 2B 2. Keston Hiura (R) 1B 3. Christian Yelich (L) LF 4. Avisail Garcia (R) RF 5. Jackie Bradley Jr. (L) CF 6. Luis Urias (R) SS 7. Omar Narvaez (L) C 8. Orlando Arcia (R) 3B 9. Brett Anderson (L) P Cubs 1. Ian Happ (S) LF 2. Willson Contreras (R) C 3. Kris Bryant (R) RF 4. Anthony Rizzo (L) 1B 5. Javier Baez (R) SS 6. David Bote (R)... Read more »
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Game Post 4/3

The Cubs are back in action and results of game one were not great. Chicago’s pitching staff walked a whopping 11 batters while collecting just 3 hits of their own. The Cubs are hoping warmer weather and the return of Jake Arrieta will make Saturday a better day at Wrigley. Watch/Listen Saturday: 1:20 PM CT... Read more »

Game Post 4/1

We are going to switch the preview format a bit this season. Every day is it’s own mini-preview no more series previews. We are starting of course with opening day against the lowly Pittsburgh Pirates. If the Cubs are to top their reduced preseason expectations beating up on the massively rebuilding Bucs is a must.... Read more »

Morning Cubs Roundup: It's Opening Day, enjoy it!

It’s been a long spring, coming after a long winter, and a long fall (with just a short stint of fall baseball for the Cubs), and a long summer… It’s been a forever 13 months. For everyone. As Cubs fans, we’ve had little to cheer about, despite the fact our team managed to win the... Read more »
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Winter Leagues Week 14

Winter Leagues Week 14
Good morning! A very happy Martin Luther King Day to all. As the winter leagues continue through their playoffs, Cubs prospects are playing key roles. For more about their feats, take a look inside!       Venzuelan Winter League Bravos de Margarita It was a doubleheader sweep for Margarita on Sunday as they completed... Read more »