CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Will Venable

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija breaks his bat over his knee after striking out during the seventh inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on August 8, 2012 in San Diego, California. The Padres won 2-0.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Cubs Swept By Padres For 8th Straight Loss

It seems like the Chicago Cubs can do nothing right. Despite a solid pitching performance from Jeff Samardzija, the Cubs failed to solve Clayton Richard and managed just five hits in a 2-0 loss to the San Diego Padres on Wednesday.

08/08/2012

Ian Stewart #2 of the Chicago Cubs gets congratulated by Alfonso Soriano #12 after hitting a two run homer against the San Diego Padres in the fourth inning on May 28, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Halt 12-Game Skid, Top Padres 11-7

The Chicago Cubs stopped their 12-game losing streak as Alfonso Soriano hit a go-ahead home run Monday in an 11-7 win over the San Diego Padres.

05/28/2012

Bryan LaHair. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Maholm Impressive For Cubs In 2-0 Win Over Padres

Bryan LaHair is less than two weeks away from breaking camp on a big league opening day roster for the first time. The timing should be just about right for the Chicago Cubs first baseman, considering he has nearly 1,000 career at-bats in the minors and just 65 in the majors.

03/26/2012

File photo of baseball. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Padres Beat Cubs 5-1

Will Venable had two hits and two RBIs, Anthony Bass continued his bid to make the opening-day roster with another strong outing and a San Diego Padres split squad beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 Saturday.

03/24/2012