Not Wanting to be a Distraction, Sosa to Miss Banks’ Services

Sosa Banks

Thousands upon thousands of Chicago Cub fans are currently making their way to Daley Plaza as visitation for Ernie Banks beings. With the visitation and memorial services all taking place, you can bet that just about everyone with Cubs ties will Continue reading

Will the Cubs Thrive in 20-1-5?


Somewhere, I can hear the late great Ernie Banks giving his annual rally cry for his beloved Chicago Cubs. Every year, he spins a rhyme about the Cubs succeeding this season. This year, I can almost hear him saying “The Continue reading

Rest in Peace Mr. Cub


  Last night, the world of baseball received tragic news. The greatest  player  in Chicago Cubs history Ernie Banks, passed away  at the age of 83. The news is barely 12 hours old, and I am still having a hard Continue reading

Cubs Acquire Dexter Fowler for Straily and Valbuena


We have known for a while that the Chicago Cubs have been looking for another starting outfielder, well this morning they have found one, and one who can easily serve as the team’s lead off hitter. Breaking news -Cubs close Continue reading

So… About Those New Videoboards


  Over the weekend’s festivities, new and exciting information was revealed about the coming video boards that will be implemented into your game day experience at Wrigley Field starting in 2015. As you can see, there will be a few Continue reading

Let’s Talk Bleachers


Over the weekend festivities at the annual Cubs Convention, what we knew for a while now became official. The Wrigley Field bleachers will not be ready by Opening Night. In fact, the bleachers will not be ready for use for the entire Continue reading

The Excitement Begins


Last night at the Cubs Convention was nothing short of amazing. Great friends, family and members of the Chicago Cubs. Of course, here at the Cubs Convention, those things go hand in hand and are one and the same. I Continue reading

Are You Ready?


Tomorrow, the 2015 Chicago Cubs campaign kicks off! While the season opener is still a month and a half away, pitchers and catchers report in a month, tomorrow is the official start of the 2015 season to me. The annual Continue reading

Cubs Broadcasting Rights Finalized (UPDATE: WGN deal official)


Ever since the Chicago Cubs opted out of their broadcasting contract with WGN Television, and WGN Radio opted out of their contract with the Cubs, there was a question as to where exactly fans would be able to catch their Continue reading

The Cubs and Ben Zobrist


Going back to his days with the Tampa Bay Rays, Joe Maddon has always had a fond affection for one of his players, Ben Zobrist. Maddon used him to play all over the field. He was as useful and valuable Continue reading