Reds Win 5-4 On Walkoff To Take Series From CubsXavier Paul led off the ninth inning with a pinch-hit triple and Ryan Hanigan followed with a single Sunday, giving the Cincinnati Reds a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs.
Volstad Still Winless As Astros Trounce Cubs, 10-1Brett Wallace and Fernando Martinez each hit three-run homers to back Lucas Harrell's eight strong innings and the Houston Astros beat the Chicago Cubs 10-1 on Tuesday night.
Mather Can't Hang On, Cubs Lose To Dodgers 3-1Joe Mather was playing at Dodger Stadium for the first time in his career, and his timing couldn't have been worse — in more ways than one.
Harris: Volstad With Second Chance On SaturdayChris Volstad will look to improve on his 0-7, 7.94 ERA this year on Saturday against the Dodgers.
Harris: Cubs Rotation In Question Following Dempster TradeRyan Dempster's trip to Arlington, Texas has opened doors and spots in the Cubs rotation this weekend and early next week.
Wells Clears Waivers, Assigned To Iowa Struggling Cubs pitcher Randy Wells has cleared waiver and accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Iowa, the Cubs announced Friday.
Cubs Call Up Lalli; Option Volstad To Iowa The Cubs today selected the contract of catcher Blake Lalli from Triple-A Iowa and optioned right-handed pitcher Chris Volstad to Triple-A.
Maysonet Hits Grand Slam As Brewers Beat Cubs 8-2Shaun Marcum pitched seven strong innings and Edwin Maysonet hit his first career grand slam Saturday to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 8-2 win over the Chicago Cubs.
Harris: Cubs' Volstad Continues To StruggleChris Volstad continued his dissapointing season with the Cubs today. Cubs lose 5-1.
Capuano Does It With Arm, Bat As Dodgers Top Cubs 5-1Chris Capuano threw seven shutout innings and drove in two runs to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
Cubs Can't Pull Off Sweep Of Cards, Lose 5-1The Cubs' run-scoring problems continued on Wednesday, which didn't help Chris Volstad's cause to end a 10-month winless drought.
Cubs Lose 6th Straight As Reds Get 10,000th WinCincinnati batted around in the first inning and cruised to a 9-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday for the 10,000th win in franchise history.