The Best of the 2016 Cubs NLDS

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As you may have heard, the Chicago Cubs, those sleep-depriving band of lunatic youngsters (and Grandpa, too), have earned a trip to the National League Championship Series against whoever decides to win Game 5 of the other NLDS.  As Jake Arrieta might say…who gives a shit?  The Cubs are good, Continue reading The Best of the 2016 Cubs NLDS

Still Soaking Everything In!

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I am still trying to soak all this in. Over the past two nights I have seen two great games. One ending in disappointment and one ending in celebration. Over those two nights I have gotten about five total hours of sleep. I know that the Chicago Cubs won last Continue reading Still Soaking Everything In!

NLDS Game 3 Challenge: Madison Bumgarner

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After winning a 1-0 pitchers duel in game one, and seeing the pitchers win game two by knocking in three runs for a 5-2 victory, the Chicago Cubs head to San Francisco with a 2-0 National League Divisional Series lead for a challenge. Many people said that the San Francisco Continue reading NLDS Game 3 Challenge: Madison Bumgarner

NLDS Game 2: All About the Pitchers

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The National League Divisional Series Game One was nothing short of amazing. That was one amazing pitchers duel which saw the Chicago Cubs outlast the San Francisco Giants in a 1-0 game thanks to a solo blast in the eighth inning. That game was all about the pitchers fantastic arms. Continue reading NLDS Game 2: All About the Pitchers

Cubs are ready to slay the Giants

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Tonight is the night fans of the Chicago Cubs have been waiting for since Sunday. Game one of the NLDS against the San Francisco Giants. The NLDS roster has been announced and the lineup is in Your #Cubs lineup for #NLDS Game 1. Game preview: https://t.co/ZBSzfO7leC #FlyTheW pic.twitter.com/XUiEhqVwDU — Chicago Cubs Continue reading Cubs are ready to slay the Giants

So…I’m happy

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OK, so the Chicago Cubs are now tied with the St. Louis Cardinals at a game apiece heading back to Wrigley Field and Jake Arrieta Day on Monday.  I figured that this would happen, even if Kyle Hendricks didn’t do as well as I had hoped, although he looked good Continue reading So…I’m happy

Things I think I think (Cubs vs. Cards edition)

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The series opener didn’t go the Chicago Cubs’ way, but that doesn’t mean they’ll be shut down forever.  As awesome as it would be, it’s highly improbable that any team will win all their games, especially in the postseason when every team is theoretically good at baseball.  Anyway, we have Continue reading Things I think I think (Cubs vs. Cards edition)