Oh, What a Night

Lets Go

Well I can honestly say I do not think I took a breath on October 7th without thinking about the game. Naturally I was nervous, but who wasn’t? I mean I am confident with Arrieta on the bump, but still Continue reading

Goodbye Pittsburgh, Hello St. Louis


Last night, the Chicago Cubs won the National League Wild Card over the Pittsburgh Pirates. While Jake Arrieta shutdown the Pirates offense, this was a complete team win filled with many highlights. Kyle Schwarber did not waste any time getting Continue reading

Highlights from the first Cubs postseason win in a while (yes, it counts)

From Cubs.com

The Chicago Cubs have won their first postseason game since 2003.  It was a nice game to listen to on the radio (darn lack of cable) but thank goodness for highlights!  It’s too bad they didn’t embed the solid defensive Continue reading

Dreamcast 50: Unlike Dan Haren, We’re Not Retiring Just Yet


It’s been a while (more than four months) since we’ve done one of these, but what an incredible four months it has been!  The Cubs, as you know, are heading to the playoffs, and with that we’re seeing fans talk Continue reading

Signs That the Cubs Have Some Baseball Magic on Their Side?


I love baseball and I love baseball fans. But baseball fans are a funny bunch always looking for signs that their team is going to do well, or in line for something special.  We saw this in 2008 with my Continue reading

Arrogant? Nah, That is Called Confidence


For the past week or so, I have been getting grief from a rival fan about my (and my follow Chicago Cub fans) confidence heading into the Wild Card game against Pittsburgh. I would understand this if the fan were Continue reading

The Cubs are in the Playoffs!


The Chicago Cubs are in the playoffs, and fans are getting excited! With the amazing play of the young rookies, Kris Bryant, Addison Russell and Kyle Schwarber, mixed in with the play of the veterans Anthony Rizzo and a re-energized and Continue reading

Now That’s a Whole Lotta W’s


97 Wins? A Rookie of the Year probable winner (Kris Bryant), a possible Cy Young Winner (Jake Arrieta), and a maybe a Manager of the Year winner (Joe Maddon)? This was one hell of a journey. I have matured over Continue reading

Sights and Sounds From the Final Day of the 2015 MLB Regular Season

From Cubs.com

Well folks, this is it.  The Reds are useless, and the Chicago Cubs, despite winning 97 games this season, will start their quest towards the World Series against the Pirates in Pittsburgh.  That’s alright, though, and we’ll still enjoy ourselves.as Continue reading

Random dream sequence with Stephen Piscotty


Just before I awoke this fine Sunday morning (actually, it’s rather gloomy out), I had a very random and vivid dream about…I can’t even begin to interpret it. My brain works in mysterious ways as I do 6-degrees-of-Kevin Bacon type Continue reading