Well, here we are in August, and we are stuck in Lincoln, Nebraska, because the stupid car decided to run into a mechanical problem. Thankfully it’s not the engine this time! It’s kind of funny how we are saying goodbye to Chicago just as the Cubs return home for seemingly Continue reading Home Cooking
It sure seems like it has been a while since the Crosstown Cup started, but finally, it is over for 2017, and the Chicago Cubs are your city champions of baseball again: Finally, the cup HAS COME BACK to the North Side! #CrosstownCup pic.twitter.com/i4l08gb9FT — Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) July 28, Continue reading Thursday night #CUBomb party as Cubs finally win the Crosstown Cup
Well, well, well…not to get too far ahead of ourselves, but after an 8-1 run to start the second half, the Chicago Cubs are where we thought they’d be: The @Cubs are 5 games over .500 for 1st time this season, move into 1st-place tie with Brewers (trailed by 5 Continue reading Ready for the Crosstown Cup?
Alright, it’s the start of the school year and we’re all busy these days, so you’re not going to get recaps and stuff as often. Unless, of course, a breaking news story happens during one of my rare prep periods or before or after school, then you’ll get a time Continue reading Ivy’s Roundup – The American League West is Turrible
The Chicago Cubs ended the “first half” with a record of 53-35, with a seven-game lead on the second-place St. Louis Cardinals after a much needed win against a resurgent Pittsburgh Pirates team. The winning tally came off a Kris Bryant hit that scored a speeding Matt Szczur from second Continue reading Pretty Good First Half…What’s Next For The Cubs?
Oh, you poor hapless Houston Astros. Unfortunately for the Cubs, after the season-closing series against their long-time rivals at Wrigley, the Astros will move to the American League. Instead of playing them 19 times next season as with all other division opponents, the Cubs will only host the Astros for Continue reading Farewell, Houston Astros
I’m just using the picture to illustrate an interleague rivalry and how A.J. Pierzynski took it like a champ. Anyway… Earlier today, Anno blogged about the new MLB schedule and how he didn’t like it. The link actually shows the Cubs’ tentative 2013 schedule, the first in which all teams Continue reading Y’know, this new MLB schedule ain’t half bad
Today, Major League Baseball released the 2013 schedule for baseball, featuring the all new year round interleague schedule being worked in,. With the Houston Astros shifting over to the American League West and the decision to have interleague games being played throughout the season, fans were ready to see baseball Continue reading Major League Baseball Unveils the New and Improved 2013 Schedule and Completely Screws Things Up.