Lackey, Cubs look to take down Sale in finale

Chris Sale returns to the mound from a five-game suspension Thursday night at Wrigley Field, facing a Cubs team he notched 15 strikeouts against over seven innings while allowing one Dexter Fowler single in a victory last Aug. 16. The Cubs counter with John Lackey.
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A Tip of the Recap – 7/23 (Cubs 1, Brewers 6)

Cubs record: 58-38 (1st NL Central) W: Zach Davies (7-4) L: John Lackey (7-7) S: None MVP: Kirk Nieuwenhuis (3-for-3) The game started out on a lack(ey)luster note for the Cubs when John Lackey gave up a two-run home run to Johnathan Lucroy in the 1st inning. Lackey gave up another home run in the 4th inning to Kirk Nieuwenhuis that made the score 3-0. The Cubs would not score...
Via Cubs Insider
3 days ago

Lackey: 'I felt pretty good for the most part'

John Lackey talks about his outing in the Cubs' 6-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.
Via CSN Chicago
4 days ago

Chicago Cubs unable to back Lackey in 6-1 loss to Brewers

After their series-opening win on Friday night, the Chicago Cubs were romped by the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night, as John Lackey struggled once again. It was a sellout crowd in Milwaukee with plenty of Cubbie faithful in attendance, but the Chicago Cubs were unable to overcome a dominant outing from Brewers’ pitcher Zach Davies. […] Chicago Cubs unable to back Lackey in...
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4 days ago

Game 96 Recap: Brewer 6 Cubs 1

Let’s face it. This is the B Story in Windy City sports right now. Because both Chicago baseball teams were scheduled to start pitchers from Texas tonight. And John Lackey turned out to be the rational one. Chris Sale is what happens when Edna Mode from The Incredibles crosses over to the Dark Side. But […]
Via BP Wrigleyville
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Frustrated John Lackey after Cubs lose in Milwaukee: ‘This is the big leagues’

MILWAUKEE – Cubs fans took over Miller Park again on Saturday night, booing Ryan Braun when he stepped into the batter’s box, wearing Jake Arrieta,
Via CSN Chicago
4 days ago

Brewers jump on John Lackey early as Cubs fall in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – Cubs fans took over Miller Park again on Saturday night, booing Ryan Braun when he stepped into the batter’s box, wearing Jake Arrieta,
Via CSN Chicago
4 days ago

Chicago Cubs: How has John Lackey fared against his former team?

John Lackey faced the St. Louis Cardinals for the third time this season on Monday night. Lackey pitched a solid game, but he took a lose in a 3-2 defeat. Over the three outings Lackey has pitched against his former team, the Chicago Cubs are 1-2. Lackey himself is 1-1 against the Cardinals with his second outing being a no decision. He went seven strong innings in both of his...
June 21, 2016  |  Discuss

John Lackey Sounds Really Ticked Off About An Opponent’s Home Run Trot

John Lackey didn’t take too kindly to Christian Bethancourt’s home run trot Wednesday night in the San Diego Padres’ 1-0 win over the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Bethancourt launched an absolute moon shot in the fifth inning that proved to be the difference. It was his third homer of the season — the fifth of his career — and Lackey shouted in his direction after Bethancourt...
May 12, 2016  |  Discuss

John Lackey irate with Christian Bethancourt admiring homer

John Lackey was none too pleased with how Christian Bethancourt stood and admired his mammoth game-winning solo shot during the Chicago Cubs’ 1-0 loss to the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night. Bethancourt’s towering shot to left field, his third home run on the season, came during the fifth inning and ended up on the street outside Wrigley Field. Video of Lackey’s reaction...
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May 12, 2016  |  Discuss

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