An Arrieta Story: An Air of Greatness

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Not that he needs anymore attention or kudos, but he is definetly worthy of everything he gets. The Chicago Cubs ace is not just winning games, he is dominating teams and setting records along the way. For instance: Coming up on May 7, Arrieta will come up on the one Continue reading An Arrieta Story: An Air of Greatness

Enough Already

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Unless you have been living under a rock the past several months, you would know that Chicago Cubs Ace Jake Arrieta is on an unbelievable run. He is as close to unhittable as a pitcher can get, and that is saying something since he has thrown two no hitters in Continue reading Enough Already

G-Pa Rossy Going Out in Style

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Last night was one to remember. Of course all the headlines will deservedly so be about Jake Arrieta. Last night he threw his second no hitter in his last 11 regular season starts. In fact, he is 20-1 in his last 24 starts with the lone loss coming when Cole Continue reading G-Pa Rossy Going Out in Style

The Cubs Will Be Without Kyle Schwarber for the Year

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The Chicago Cubs are off to one of the best starts in over 20 years, having won their first three games for the first time since they won their first four games in 1995, a feat they can match tonight in a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Over their first Continue reading The Cubs Will Be Without Kyle Schwarber for the Year

FINALLY! The Cubs are back!

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The longest offseason we Chicago Cub fans have experienced in recent memory (ironically is was also one of the shortest) has finally come to an end. Game one of 162 gets underway tonight at 9:05 pm (CST time) as the Cubs and Anaheim Angels get things started for their 2016 Continue reading FINALLY! The Cubs are back!

Cubs to Retire Sammy Sosa’s Jersey

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The Chicago Cubs announced this morning that they would be retiring the jersey of estranged player Sammy Sosa during the course of the 2016 season. Sosa played for the Cubs from 1992 through the 2004 season and was a part of two memorable teams including the 1998 Wild Card team Continue reading Cubs to Retire Sammy Sosa’s Jersey

Let’s Go, Embrace the Target, Train to Reign: Whatever the Motto I’m Ready

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Today is the day! Today is the day our 2016 season tickets arrived. If you saw the movie Fever Pitch you can imagine how exciting this day is. If not, here is the clip (forgive the crappy nature of the video) Now I did not run out to meet the Continue reading Let’s Go, Embrace the Target, Train to Reign: Whatever the Motto I’m Ready

Cubs Lineup? A Joegasm of Possibilities

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Today the Chicago Cubs made a couple of moves which surprised the masses. The trade of Chris Coghlan came as a surprise, until they announced they had re-signed Dexter Fowler. We had some fun playing around with all the different possibilitiesĀ of what Joe Maddon couldĀ do with this team, and the Continue reading Cubs Lineup? A Joegasm of Possibilities

The Four Greatest Words in Sports!

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Once again, I get to say my four favorite words in sports. Today is the day that pitchers and catchers report for the Chicago Cubs. Today, all the fun that is ahead of us for the 2016 season begins, at least today is the day the fun was supposed to Continue reading The Four Greatest Words in Sports!

Just 14 More Days

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  This might be one of the longest offseasons that I can remember, despite one of the shortest in recent memory. The offseason started with a bang as three members of the Chicago Cubs won awards. Kris Bryant won the Rookie of the Year award. Joe Maddon won the National Continue reading Just 14 More Days