The Cubs Talk Podcast breaks down all things baseball on the North Side. Host David Kaplan and a rotating cast of Cubs insider Gordon Wittenmyer, beat writer Maddie Lee, and writer Tim Stebbins, bring insider perspective, regular player interviews, and news updates during the team's pursuit of another championship. New episodes release every Wednesday and Friday morning.
On the latest Cubs Talk Podcast, Luke Stuckmeyer, David Kaplan, David Dejesus, Kelly Crull and Tony Andracki react to Theo Epstein's comments about his club, changes in the scouting department and struggles at the leadoff spot.
01:30 - Latest odds to win the NL Central after the Yelich injury
03:00 - Brewers make up 5 games in the standing in 6 day
04:00 - Reaction to Theo's comments on defensive struggles
08:00 - How do players change the narrative of the season?
10:00 - Was 2016 the outlier year for the Cubs?
12:00 - Jason McLeod's new title with the team and a new look in the scouting department
16:00 - Struggles at the leadoff spot
19:30 - Who is the player who runs the clubhouse?
21:00 - Since 2017 did the Cubs believe they could turn it on when they had to?
24:00 - Cubs broadcast bumped for "Bachelor in Paradise"
27:00 - Darvish bounces back to be their best starting pitcher this season