Daily Ducksnort


Last night I was in attendance at the Chicago Cubs game and enjoyed my first win of the season, bringing my record to 1-2. Much like the Cubs, I currently have a losing record. With last nights win though, we Continue reading

Daily Ducksnort


A new feature for World Series Dreaming is the Daily Ducksnort. Here I intend to highlight one aspect of each game I feel stood out. Sometimes this will focus on something positive, other times things will have a negative feel. Continue reading

Wanna Buy A Stake in the Cubs?


I was wondering to myself whether this deserved a blog entry since Patrick Mooney laid it out so well in his article, but after seeing yet another article (and more) pop up on the Twitters within minutes of each other, Continue reading

Improving MLB’s Replay System

Lou Piniella, Rob Drake

Once upon a time after the World Series, we heard that MLB was serious about implementing an expanded replay review system.  This was welcome news because MLB remained the only major North American sport that did not use replay for Continue reading

Ricketts, Cubs Fed Up With Rooftops. Moving Forward With Plan B


The battle between the Chicago Cubs and the Wrigleyville Rooftops has been going on for much longer than Cubs owner Tom Ricketts would like. To be honest, any delay in their plans due to the rooftop owners could be classified Continue reading

Dreamcast 40: Take Me Out To the Ball Game


With Opening Day right around the corner, we dedicate our Opening Day podcast to one of the most famous Cubs to ever don #40 on his uniform, Rick Sutcliffe! In this episode, we discussed the possibility of Jeff Samardzija repeating Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #1


The Cubs ended their exhibition season on Saturday with a dramatic-ish come-from-behind victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Jason Hammel pitched well in his final preseason tune-up, and Starlin Castro came back just in time for Opening Day: Yeah, he didn’t Continue reading

The Most Interesting Chicago Cub Ever?

Chuck Connors

We all know about the greatest Chicago Cubs players throughout history. You have Ernie Banks, Billy Williams, Ron Santo, Ryne Sandberg and many many others who Cub fans know and love. But there is one man who was nothing less Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #2


First things first…the big news out of Los Angeles of Anaheim re: Mike Trout:   Confirmed: #Angels, Trout in agreement on six-year deal for more than $140M. First reported: @Alden_Gonzalez — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) March 29, 2014   trout deal Continue reading

Road to Opening Day: #3


On the last game of the Cactus League slate prior to two exhibition games at Chase Field against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Chicago Cubs eked out a victory over the Chicago White Sox in the 2014 farewell to new Cubs Continue reading