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    Cubs Game Notes For Monday vs. Colorado

    * The Cubs took two of three games from the Rockies when these clubs met at Colorado in early April. The Cubs also are 19-6 over their last 25 games against the Rockies in Chicago (since 10/1/2006). * The Rockies exploded for a 17-7 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday, scoring their most runs since an 18-9 win against the Mets on April 27, 2012. * After getting no-hit by Cole Hamels on Saturday, the Cubs scored five times on Sunday […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Monday @ Boston

    * The Red Sox have won 16 of their last 23 games overall against the White Sox and won the 2014 season series against them, 4-2. These clubs will be meeting for the first time in 2015. * The White Sox have won eight of their last nine road games and are outscoring their opponents 26-5 during their current four game winning streak away from home. Chicago hasn’t won a road series against the Red Sox since May 30-June 1, […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Friday vs. Philadelphia

    * The Phillies and Cubs have split each of the last two season series, with each team winning exactly three games versus the other each season. Prior to 2013 and 2014, the last time the Phillies went consecutive seasons without winning the season series versus the Cubs was when they lost the season series versus Chicago in both 2000 (3-6) and 2001 (2-4). * The Phillies beat the Rays, 5-4, on a walkoff hit by rookie Odubel Herrera in the […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Thursday @ Cleveland

    * Since the beginning of 2013, the Indians have gone 16-4 at home against the White Sox – their second-best home record (9-2 vs. Astros) against an American League opponent over that span. * The White Sox bullpen surprisingly gave up three eighth-inning runs last night that led to their 3-2 loss to the Cardinals. Since June 30, the White Sox’ bullpen ERA of 1.82 is the lowest in the American League. * The Indians began the season just 3-4 […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Monday @ Cincinnati

    * Cincinnati fell at home to Cleveland, 5-3, yesterday. Since pulling within three games of .500 with a win June 25, the Reds are 6-12 (.333) in their last 18 games – only Tampa Bay (6-14, .300) and Philadelphia (6-14, .300) have a lower winning percentage in that span. * The Cubs won two of three games in Atlanta over the weekend, including a 4-1 victory Sunday. Chicago won recording just nine hits, and their 30 wins in 2015 when […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Friday vs. Kansas City

    * Since the beginning of 2014, the Royals have gone 15-5 at U.S. Cellular Field against the White Sox – the second-best road record by an American League team against a divisional opponent over that span (Athletics 15-4 vs. Rangers). * The Royals’ 52-34 record (best in the American League) is the team’s second-best record ever prior to the All-Star break (51-31 in 1976). * The White Sox, who have won nine of their last 12 games, have hit just […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Friday @ Atlanta

    * The Cubs beat the White Sox, 3-1, in the last game before the All-Star break, snapping their three-game losing streak in the process. Chicago is 47-40 in 2015 – its best pre All-Star break record since 2008 (57-38). * Atlanta was swept four straight by the Rockies at Coors Field in its last series before the break, scoring three or fewer runs in each of those setbacks. The Braves have dropped a season-high tying five consecutive games overall. * […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Friday vs. Chicago

    * The White Sox have the best record (11-5) of any MLB team at Wrigley Field since 2009 (minimum 10 games). * Despite winning yesterday, the White Sox were held to two runs or fewer for the 34th time, tying Seattle and Tampa Bay for the most in the American League. * The Cubs have scored at least five runs in three consecutive games for just the second time this season (also April 11-13). * Chris Sale has never lost […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Friday vs. Chicago

    * The White Sox have the best record (11-5) of any MLB team at Wrigley Field since 2009 (minimum 10 games). * Despite winning yesterday, the White Sox were held to two runs or fewer for the 34th time, tying Seattle and Tampa Bay for the most in the American League. * The Cubs have scored at least five runs in three consecutive games for just the second time this season (also April 11-13). * Carlos Rodon is making his […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Tuesday Game 1 vs. St. Louis

    *Anthony Rizzo becomes only the second Cubs 1st baseman to win back-to-back All-Star honors – Phil Cavarretta was the other in 1946-47. *The Cubs have faced just four left-handed starters in the last 46 games, but will face two today in Cardinal starters Tyler Lyons and Tim Cooney. *Cub pitching has recorded a 1.25 ERA in the team’s last seven games, walking 13, striking out 65, and holding the opponents to a .177 BA. *The Cubs reached the halfway point […]

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