1. Brewers 3, Cubs 1; Bring on the Dodgers

    Filed: September 28th, 2008 Loathing Bob Howry has gone from a Cubbie Nation pastime to a true national endeavor. Ryan Braun hit him for a two-run home run in the eighth Sunday, to propel the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-1 victory...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about almost 6 years ago 63 reads 0 comments

  2. Mets 7, Cubs 6; So much for the auditions

    Filed: September 25th, 2008 Sigh. How many more games until the playoffs? Playing out the string sounds good for a division winner, but for fans it's absolutely dreadful...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about almost 6 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs 9, Marlins 6; Applause to Mighty Mike

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office Pinch-hitter Mike Fontenot hit a three-run double in the 7th, and Jeff Samardzija went two innings in relief for his ...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 168 reads 5 comments

  4. Marlins 3, Cubs 2; So, here we are...

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office The Cubs once again failed to show up at the plate, and to take advantage of another solid Rich Harden outing in losing 3-2 to the Marlins in 12 innings...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 94 reads 0 comments

  5. Marlins 3, Cubs 2; Duh-duh, duh-duh...

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office Well, that didn't take long. It's official, Jeff "The Shark" Samardzija was recalled from AAA Iowa today, and inserted into the Cubs bullpen...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 103 reads 2 comments

  6. Cubs 10, D'Backs 6: Hail the return of the King

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office The Cubs broke out their big bats in time to salvage the series —and road trip—and welcomed back ...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 255 reads 0 comments

  7. Giants 4, Cubs 2; Out like a lamb

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office Tim Lincecum out-dueled Ryan Dempster in a battle of All-Star pitchers, helping the Giants best the Cubs 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Wrigley Field...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 137 reads 1 comments

  8. Cubs win 7-3, and the return of old-school arms races

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office The Cubs had little trouble dispatching Aaron Harang and the Reds 7-3 tonight at Wrigley...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 108 reads 0 comments

  9. Cee Cee, CC, or C.C? I Don't Know, but Here's What I Think

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office I've sometimes had to remind myself over the last few months that as a blogger, I've something of an obligation to ...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 205 reads 4 comments

  10. Cubs win 7-1 and seven All-Stars; I'd say it was a good day

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office The afternoon started with seven Cubs being selected to the 2008 All-Star Game...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 533 reads 4 comments

  11. Chicago Cubs 6, San Francisco Giants 5—Mike Fontenot Plays the Hero

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office Mike Fontenot hit the game-winning home run in the eighth, and Carlos Marmol proved to be the luckiest man ...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 544 reads 3 comments

  12. 10 Things that I Think I Think: July 1, 2008

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes From the Front Office So Brian Roberts finally made it to Wrigley. To say it's been an up-and-down week for the Cubs—and their fans—is probably an understatement...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 244 reads 1 comments

  13. San Francisco Giants 8, Chicago Cubs 3: Rookies Kill Cubbies

    Reprinted with permission from Cubbie Nation - Notes from the Front Office Happy Fourth of July to everyone. I trust the food and drink is flowing, and all is right with your world—well, except for what was an ugly 8-3 loss to the Giants last night...

    Damen Jackson Written by Damen Jackson about 6 years ago 455 reads 2 comments