Cubs and Yankees Not So Different


I know what you are thinking. You are thinking to yourself that there is no comparison between the Chicago Cubs and the New York Yankees. You are probably cursing me out right now by even suggesting such a thing and Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #31

Greg Maddux

The Cubs didn’t do so hot in yesterday’s game, the Cactus League opener and the very first official spring training game at the new Cubs Park.  The home team lost 5-2, but at least they were up 2-0 when the Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #32


Cubs won!  Cubs lost!  Cubs played baseball!   And @WatkinsLogan just snared a ball off the 2nd base bag and threw out the runner to end the game. #Cubs win 5-3 — Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) February 26, 2014 The game Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #33


There’s going to be a Cubs intrasquad game today.  Considering the lack of news, it is probably the most exciting thing we’re going to see until Thursday when Cactus League play begins.  In the meantime, we continue our countdown lineup. Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #34


We’re just a couple days away from Cactus League play with the Cubs!  Follow our countdown lineup for some fun until Opening Day. Kerry Wood‘s Incredible Performance Everyone knows this game even if they’re not a Cubs fan.  I’ll wait Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #35


The Cubs will play an intrasquad exhibition game on Wednesday just before they open the Cactus League season against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.  We’re ever so much closer to Opening Day, so keep up with our countdown lineup. The Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #36

Why dey no have #ItalianBeefHelmet, Randy?  Why?

Next week we finally have Cactus League play, likely after a couple of Cubs intrasquad games as tune-ups.  You can check out the schedule here.  The Cubs host the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday, February 27th to celebrate their first official Continue reading

So When Will They Bring Sammy Sosa Back?


The news just came in from the Bay Area scribes that former Giant and should-be Hall of Famer Barry Bonds is going to be a special instructor for the San Francisco Giants during spring training.  I had a bit of Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #37


As we inch closer to Opening Day, keep track of our countdown lineup here. The Ivy Aside from the iconic scoreboard and the marquee on Clark and Addison, the most distinctive feature of Wrigley Field is the ivy-covered outfield walls. Continue reading

Javier Baez Prepares to Destroy Rooftop Building Windows in a Few Months


Fun times in Mesa today.  Apparently Javier Baez has so much power that the cars parked past the outfield fence are in continual danger.  Case in point:   Here’s the remnants of the window @javy23baez shattered in batting practice today Continue reading