That Felt Great!

NLCS Bound

Going into this year, if they were honest, most Chicago Cubs fans would have told you that they would have been happy with a .500 record after three years of crap. At 97 wins, the Cubs fans considered this a 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

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

The Wrigley Zoo


Today, in typical Joe Maddon fashion, he invited the Animal Kingdom into his ball park!          Anthony Rizzo found a new friend!          Days like these are fun to be at the old ball park! 

Hard Slides into Second: What Can Be Done?


Hard slides going into second base are a part of baseball history, Chris Coghlan‘s slide which unfortunately broke Jung Ho Kang‘s leg sparks a discussion if a new rule needs to be written. Pittsburgh Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle did not talk Continue reading

As Cubs Inch Closer to the Wild Card, Playoff Roster Decisions Loom


As the Chicago Cubs march into St. Louis to play the dreaded Cardinals, we cannot help but believe they are on their way to the playoffs. With a healthy lead over the Washington Nationals and San Fransisco Giants for the Continue reading

Jake Arrieta, History Maker


  If not for a pitcher named Zack Greinke, we would talking about how Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta locked up the National League Cy Young award last night. With his no hitter over the Los Angeles Dodgers, Arrieta finished Continue reading

With These Cubs, Throw Out the History Book


  The Chicago Cubs are in the homestretch of what has been an amazing season. This team has played great from wire to wire and is in a great spot to lockup a spot in the Wild Card game. If Continue reading