CHGO Chicago Cubs Podcast

From daily shows to postgame shows to our Related Reviews after each series, the CHGO Cubs Podcast is the biggest and best Chicago Cubs podcast in the world. Hosted by Corey Freedman and Brendan Miller with daily appearances by Luke Stuckmeyer, Cody Delmendo, and Ryan Herrera.

Bote Stays Hot, Schwarber's Stability at Leadof...
Topics include:- Kris Bryant's return from a scary collision with Jason Heyward- Kyle Schwarber's stability atop the lineup and its effects- David Bote's two-homer game and hot stretch- Albert Almora's power- Jon Lester and Cole Hamels' recent poor outings- St. Louis Cardinals series preview$10 OFF your SeatGeek purchase for any event (e.g., sports games, concerts, etc.) by using promo code CUBSRELATED.
66 min
Cubs Drop Another Series to Reds, Bullpen Probl...
Topics include:- Cubs defensive mishaps- Yu Darvish's 108-pitch, 7+ inning outing against the Reds- Updates to Kris Bryant's injury- Reds recap- Astros preview
67 min
Albert Almora Heats Up, Javy Walks It Off, Rizz...
Topics include:- Jake Arrieta's return to Wrigley Field- Javy Báez's walk-off hit - Yu Darvish's solid outing- Kyle Schwarber's success at leadoff- Albert Almora's hot stretch
62 min
Kris Bryant's Statement Game, Schwarber Leading...
Topics include:- Kris Bryant's three-homer​ game- Kyle Schwarber's role as a leadoff man- David Bote, Addison Russell, and Daniel Descalso at second base- Steve Cishek and the bullpen- Philadelphia Phillies series preview (Jake Arrieta Monday night!)
73 min
Yu Darvish Impresses By Striking Out Eleven, Jo...
Topics include:- Yu Darvish's 11 strikeout outing against the Reds- Kyle Hendricks' third consecutive spectacular start- Jason Heyward's slump- Cubs leadoff spot- Kyle Schwarber's recent patience - Upcoming series against the Washington Nationals
71 min
Clutch Jon Lester Wins Brewers Series, Kris Bry...
Topics include:- Cubs/Brewers and Cubs/Cardinals rivalries- Jon Lester's MLB best ERA and another clutch performance- Kris Bryant's hot stretch - Appreciation for Willson ContrerasUse promo code CUBSRELATED for $10 off your Seat Geek purchase.
60 min
Bryzzo On Fire, Cubs Win 10 Of Last 11 Games
Topics include Kris Bryant Anthony Rizzo's scorching stretch, injury updates to Pedro Strop and Mike Montgomery, Yu Darvish, and other roster moves.
86 min
Say Hello to the First Place Cubs, Cardinals Sw...
This is one of those episodes, folks. The Cubs just swept the Cardinals. Corey and Brendan touch on every topic related to the Cardinals smackdown (e.g., Javy Baez, Kris Bryant, Willson Contreras, Kyle Hendricks, Jose Quintana, and the bullpen.
99 min
Cubs Offense Powers Up, Sweep Mariners
Topics include the scorching Cubs offense -- Willson Contreras, Javy Báez, Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, and Kyle Schwarber, in particular,​ are highlighted -- and the upcoming series at Wrigley Field where the Chicago Cubs take on the St. Louis Cardinals for NL Central division ground.
77 min
Kris Bryant and David Bote Power Cubs Past D'Ba...
Topics include Kris Bryant and David Bote's scorching series in the desert and Tyler Chatwood's heroic efforts to seal off a series victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks.$10 OFF your SeatGeek purchase for any event (e.g., sports games, concerts, etc.) by using promo code CUBSRELATED.
78 min
Javy Báez Keeps Improving, Jason Heyward Still ...
Topics include Javy Báez's hot start to the season (on pace for +55 homers), Jason Heyward's encouraging stretch, and highlights from the Cubs' series victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
62 min
Bote's Walk-Off Winner, Vintage Hendricks, & Le...
Topics include a live reaction to David Bote walking the Cubs off, discussion about Kyle Hendricks' vintage outing against the DBacks, and injury updates for Brandon Morrow and Jon Lester.
61 min
Cole Hamels and Jose Quintana Brilliant Again a...
Topics include Jose Quintana's top-tier whiff rate, Cole Hamels' exceptional command, Javy Baez's hot stretch, and Willson Contreras' league-best power numbers.
64 min
State of the Cubs Bullpen, Willson Contreras Ma...
Evan Altman of joins Corey and Brendan to discuss the state of the Cubs bullpen (i.e., possible solutions and source of problems), Willson Contreras' hot stretch, and Kris Bryant's​ slump.
65 min
Jason Heyward's Bat On Fire, Jon Lester To 10-D...
Topics include Jason Heyward's hot start to the 2019 season, Victor Caratini's hand injury, and the lower portion of the batting order doing damage. Listeners of Cubs Related: A Chicago Cubs podcast can use promo code CUBSRELATED for $10 off your SeatGeek purchase -- sports events, concerts, whatever event you want to attend.
73 min
Carl Edwards Jr.'s Demotion & Mike Montgomery's...
Topics include Carl Edwards Jr.'s demotion and Mike Montgomery's injury that brought Allen Webster and Kyle Ryan to the bigs. Corey and Brendan also talk about the series loss to the Milwaukee Brewers just ahead of Opening Day at Wrigley Field.Use promo code CUBSRELATED for $10 off your first SeatGeek purchase (
63 min
'Urgent' Cubs Lose Fifth Straight, Bullpen In F...
Topics include the Cubs disastrous 1-5 start, lack of a bullpen, encouraging offensive trends, and our level of confidence for the rest of the season.
98 min
Cubs Bullpen Struggles As Offense Surges In The...
Topics include the Rangers series recap, a breakdown of the Cubs offense in its first three games, bullpen struggles, and a preview of the upcoming Braves series.
68 min
Happy Chicago Cubs Opening Day, Season Preview ...
It's back, folks. Topics include a complete Chicago Cubs series preview of the Texas Rangers series, trends that Corey and Brendan are monitoring, final roster spots, and bold predictions.
67 min
Chicago Cubs Season Preview Part One, Bleacher ...
Michael Cerami of Bleacher Nation joins Brendan and Corey to preview the 2019 season. Topics include Ian Happ's demotion, predictions for the 2019 season, thoughts on the 2018-2019 offseason, Javy Baez's projections, Kyle Schwarber's improvements, and Albert Almora's opportunity.
74 min
Looking Ahead to Extending Cubs Players, Pitchi...
Topics include extensions for young Cubs players, Darvish's blister, and injury updates to the bullpen.
73 min
Albert Almora and David Bote Continue Encouragi...
Topics include Albert Almora and David Bote's encouraging start to Spring Training -- and more importantly what their roles could look like if they have successful starts this season -- as well as updates of Brandon Morrow and Pedro Strop's injuries.
67 min
Cubs Bullpen Faces Setbacks Two Weeks Before Op...
Topics include Pedro Strop's minor hamstring injury and the rest of the Chicago Cubs bullpen now that a few others have experienced setbacks.
64 min
Willson Contreras' Spring Power, Nico Hoerner I...
Topics include Willson Contreras' powerful Spring Training, Nico Hoerner's impressive stretch with the big-league club, and David Bote's role when Addison Russell returns from suspension.
58 min
Tyler Chatwood, Dillon Maples, & Carl Edwards J...
Topics include the back of the bullpen -- specifically Tyler Chatwood, Dillon Maples, and Carl Edwards Jr. -- the opening day rotation, and encouraging trends from this week in Spring Training.
60 min