In November of 2014, Joe Maddon kicked off his Cubs tenure by getting a beer and a shot for the entire bar at Cubby Bear. Five years later, Joe took questions from the media with a Corona in his hand. What Joe Maddon did in between those adult beverages is something Cubs fans will remember … Continue reading Thank You Joe
The 2019 Chicago Cubs lost another 10th inning heartbreaker against the NL Central leading St. Louis Cardinals. This coming after losing a 10th inning heartbreaker against the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. Instead of being 2 games back of the NL Central lead, the Chicago Cubs now sit 4 games back. If the season were … Continue reading The 2019 Chicago Cubs Failures Fall On One Person
The 2019 Chicago Cubs are a modern day version of Rocky Balboa. They started from nothing back in 2015, achieved the highest glory in 2016, and are now clawing their way back to stardom. They faced Goliath and changed the world just like Rocky did while beating Drago. The Cubs are no longer being considered … Continue reading Attention: Your 2019 Chicago Cubs Savior Has Arrived
The MLB trade deadline was once one of the most exciting weeks of the baseball season. Blockbuster trades and rumors would put fanbases across America into a full blown frenzy at the end of every July. For the most part, the MLB deadline has become about as exciting as Golden Girls reruns your Grandma Shirley … Continue reading What To Make Of The Post Deadline Chicago Cubs
I am not going to try to woo you with some clickbait headline or spend too much time on this. This is simply an appreciation blog to remind everyone they are witnessing something magical every spring to fall in Chicago. There are very few athletes in Chicago sports history who draw your eyeballs to them … Continue reading Appreciate The Magic
The Cubs have kicked off the second half of the season. We all know this is when Joe Maddon’s Chicago Cubs hit the gas and take off...hopefully. That being said, this era of Cubs baseball is one that no one will forget. It is an era that will be immortalized at Wrigley Field with a … Continue reading Which Cub Deserves A Statue Outside Of Wrigley?
I usually do not like to do this. I am not a fan of irrational hot takes before a season really gets underway. It pains me to make such a strong statement with 1.8% of the season completed but this window is closing fast. Here goes nothing... Theo Epstein, you need to fix this bullpen … Continue reading Dear Theo, Please Fix This…Now