Checking In With the Cubs and Wrigley Field

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It’s still a bit over a month before the Chicago Cubs return to Wrigley Field for their home opener, and already we’ve had at least two teams (or at least their fan bases) being a bit salty: For the first time in a long time, it’s the Cubs leading the Continue reading Checking In With the Cubs and Wrigley Field

Hey, look! Bleachers!

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There is going to be a Cubs game tonight (we hope, weather permitting) and it will be the first to feature the full set of bleachers.  Recall that the left- and center-field bleachers opened up back in May, and now that both video boards and the assorted LED screens are Continue reading Hey, look! Bleachers!

Bleachers About To Open For Business

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With the Chicago Cubs out of town working out the kinks against division rivals, the construction crews have been hard at work back home putting the finishing touches on the bleachers and right field video screen.  The bleachers in left field are on track to be open on May 11 as Continue reading Bleachers About To Open For Business

Believe it or Not, the Rain Out is a Good Thing

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If you were looking forward to tonight’s rematch between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals, Due to tonight’s rainy forecast and chilly temperatures the Cubs have announced that tonight’s game has been postponed, without a make update announced as of yet. On the surface, this is a tragedy. Any Continue reading Believe it or Not, the Rain Out is a Good Thing

Hey, they had to tear it down sometime…

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In case you needed any reminding, the Chicago Cubs start Cactus League play on Thursday.  The initial rotation is here courtesy of Carrie Muskat.  And there’s some more good news: @Cubs Cactus League schedule begins in 48 hrs. http://t.co/6Q6z7tF1Z7 will have free audio webcast coverage at 2 pm CT Thu Continue reading Hey, they had to tear it down sometime…

As the luck changes…

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Today marks the lunar new year, the first day of the Year of the Goat (or sheep, or ram, depending on your thesaurus use) in the Chinese Zodiac.  With every new year (even if it’s in the middle of February for some of us uncultured swine) comes a new feeling Continue reading As the luck changes…

Let’s Talk Bleachers

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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 month of April. The target dates for the completion of Continue reading Let’s Talk Bleachers

Rebuilding…Literally

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Look at this picture.  What emotions are going through your mind right now? Here’s another picture: You can check out our Facebook page’s thread here, but the gist of it is that the Chicago Cubs were dead serious about getting this project underway after their groundbreaking ceremony last weekend.  First Continue reading Rebuilding…Literally

Picking your seat

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It’s getting to be that time of year when you can start booking your trips to Wrigley Field.  It’s no secret, you will probably spend a pretty penny to go watch a sub-par team again this year, so I want to help you make sure that when you go, you Continue reading Picking your seat