Carlos Pena

Carlos Pena and Alfonso Soriano

Big Days For Pena And Ramirez Lead Cubs Past Rockies

Carlos Pena and Aramis Ramirez both hit two home runs in the Chicago Cubs’ 7-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2011

Carlos Pena

Gammons: Pena ‘Definitely’ Has Trade Value

Despite playing better as of late, it’s unlikely that the Chicago Cubs will be able to compete for a playoff spot. As the team soon shifts its focus to improving for the future, Carlos Pena might hear his named mentioned in potential trades.

670 The Score–06/26/2011

Ryan Dempster

Dempster And Cubs Start Series With Royals

Although the standings, or the results for that matter, don’t show it, the Chicago Cubs feel as if they’re making strides.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Abbatacola: Cubs Playing Better But With Same Results

Despite losing the series to the White Sox, the Cubs are playing much better baseball as a team.

670 The Score–06/22/2011

Matt Garza

Abbatacola: Rain Ends Garza’s Night; Cubs Lose

The Cubs sat through a one hour and 54 minute rain delay before losing game two of the Crosstown Classic 3-2.

670 The Score–06/22/2011

Carlos Pena. (Foto AP/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Holmes’ Morning After Blog: Pena, Zambrano Star In Game 1

The White Sox really missed an opportunity to pile on Carlos Zambrano. It’s been a trend for the Sox lately that they’re falling behind with first pitch fastballs.

670 The Score–06/21/2011

Carlos Zambrano. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Abbatacola: Zambrano Leads Cubs To Victory

The story before the game was how would Carlos Zambrano react to his welcome at U.S. Cellular Field. Turns out, it wasn’t a problem at all.

670 The Score–06/20/2011

Kosuke Fukudome

Abbatacola: Cubs Pound Brewers 12-7

The Cubs hadn’t won a series since the end of May when the Mets were at Wrigley. The pitching duel turned out to be a slugfest as the Cubs took three of four from Milwaukee.

670 The Score–06/16/2011

Aramis Ramirez

Home Runs Power Cubs Past Reds, Snap Eight-Game Losing Streak

Carlos Pena and Aramis Ramirez hit back-to-back home runs in the fourth inning to lead the slumping Chicago Cubs past the Cincinnati Reds. The win snapped an eight-game losing streak for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

St. Louis Cardinals' Jon Jay, left, is safe at second for a stolen base as Chicago Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney attempts the tag during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, June 3, 2011, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Pujols Gives Cardinals 5-4 Win Over Cubs

Albert Pujols hit his second homer of the game with two outs in the 12th inning to give the St. Louis Cardinals a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.


Darwin Barney and Carlos Pena

Barney: Upcoming Road Trip ‘Not Going To Be Easy’

The Chicago Cubs ended their recent nine-game homestand with a 3-6 record that included getting swept by the Houston Astros. Now the Cubs will take to the road for 10 games while they travel to St. Louis, Cincinnati and Philadelphia.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

Chicago Cubs

Ninth Inning HR Not Enough, Cubs Lose To Pirates 4-2

The Chicago Cubs got a two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth from outfielder Alfonso Soriano, but that was too little, too late as the Cubs lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 on Friday.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011

Carlos Zambrano

Cubs Rout Mets Thanks To 4-Run Fourth Inning

In another cold and windy day in Chicago, the Cubs took on the New York Mets a day after having their Wednesday night game cut short due to bad weather.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2011

Ryan Dempster

Cubs Travel To Florida, Look To Snap Losing Streak

The Chicago Cubs have lost three games in a row, and seven of their last 10. It’s getting to the point of the season where the Cubs could permanently fade from the NL Central race if hey don’t turn things around.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

Casey Coleman

Coleman Hit Hard, Cubs Drop Series Finale To Cardinals

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Casey Coleman gave up six earned runs in 4.1 innings pitched and the Chicago Cubs dropped the series finale to the rival St. Louis Cardinals 9-1.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2011

Kosuke Fukudome

9th Inning Comeback Gives Cubs Victory

Kosuke Fukudome hit a game-ending single as the Chicago Cubs scored twice in the ninth inning to beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Saturday.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2011

Matt Garza

Cubs And Reds Start Series From Wrigley

The Chicago Cubs and Matt Garza are both trying to build off recent momentum. The Cubs are going for their first three-game winning streak of the season, and Garza looks to build off his first victory as a Cub.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

Carlos Zambrano

Cubs win 4-1 As Ethier Sits Game Out

Carlos Zambrano out-pitched former teammate Ted Lilly with eight solid innings and the Cubs beat the Dodgers 4-1 in Los Angeles.

670 The Score–05/04/2011

Cubs Look To Bounce Back After Big Loss To Diamondbacks

Ryan Dempster had one of the worst, and the shortest, start in his major league career in the Chicago Cubs’ series opener with the Arizona Diamondbacks.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011

Chicago Cubs

Wisch: Behold, The Cubs And The Miracle of Mediocrity

Don’t despair, Cubs fans. The North Siders will win tonight. It’s Tuesday’s game that you have to worry about.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011