This episode, with Anno and Andy not available due to Rice’s stupid schedule, good ol’ Dabynsky (follow him @dabynsky) came along to guest host. We also got Ryan Davis (@RyanQDavis) to hang out as well. This session was so big and long (huh huh huh) that we had to split Continue reading Dreamcast 11: Stay Classy
After a successful home stand, the Chicago Cubs go on the road to the West Coast and try to continue their recent hot streak. We take the opportunity to talk about: That stupid rainout last Saturday that robbed us (temporarily) of Cubs baseball and bobbleheads; Jason Heyward getting screwed on Continue reading Dreamcast 10: Have You Ever Seen the Rain?
As the Chicago Cubs get back on the winning track, it’s time for another episode of the Dreamcast. In this edition, we talk about: Baseball, family, and the Cubs with Rich D’Anna, our benefactor and resident minstrel; Opening up a Cubs SportsCrate with the boy and being slightly underwhelmed; Cubs Continue reading Dreamcast 9: It Was More Than Just a Game
In the midst of an extended stumble by our beloved Chicago Cubs, Anno and Rice come together to talk about the next steps and to make sure nobody kills themselves. Among topics: Extra innings madness and proposed tweaks; The team as currently constructed and whether they can bounce back; The Continue reading Dreamcast 8: Jump Off the Bandwagon
Hey folks! We’re back, and as usual we would love to have you send in questions and comments. That helps with the conversation during our Dreamcast, y’see? In this episode: Itemizing Cubs games since last time we talked; Looking at player performances and arguing for staying the course, with some Continue reading Dreamcast 7: At Least We Have Our Health
In this week’s episode of the Dreamcast, we just shoot the breeze as we establish the following… We need a more consistent format, and y’all need to fire in some e-mails and questions and stuff… Lamenting the layoffs at ESPN, including some great baseball writers… Cubs game play and how Continue reading Dreamcast 6: Hitting Our Groove
Howdy folks! In this episode of the Dreamcast, because both Anno and Rice had been up since before the sun came up, we got a bit tired, but we did get some e-mails and gave away a bobblehead again. We talked a bit about the Chicago Cubs’ slow start, and Continue reading Dreamcast 5: The Season is Saved
Hello Cubs fans! After Anno went to Wrigley Field on Monday night to check out the banner ceremony (you can listen to that here), our friend Crawly got to be an actual ring bearer as the 2016 World Series champions received their sweet new championship rings. You can check out Continue reading Dreamcast 4: Put a Ring On It
Hello there, Cubs fans! Since the last episode of the Dreamcast, the defending World Series champions have played a week-plus of games that count. Here’s what we talked about this time: Thanks to Rich for the Dreamcast’s theme song (see below) & Randall for the radio clip, need to remember Continue reading Dreamcast 3: There’s No Place Like Home
Welcome back to the new Dreamcast! In this episode, Andy joins us to talk some smack about the other teams in the division that aren’t the Chicago Cubs. Here’s the run down: Intro, also asking you to send in questions so Ben can send you some free bobbleheads; Andy and Continue reading Dreamcast 2: Baseball Is Back!