Cubs Ready to Take a Bite Out of the Big Apple

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   After a weekend sweep in St. Louis at the hands of the Cardinals, the Chicago Cubs had a day off to reflect on all that went wrong the last five games. Their offense has completely fallen asleep, scoring only Continue reading

Ivy’s Roundup: You Wanna Series Win? YAAAAAAAS

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The Cubs had a four game interleague series against the Cleveland Indians: two at home and two as visitors. One was postponed due to rain so they only played one at Wrigley Field and then traveled to Cleveland to play Continue reading

Something Something Starlin Castro

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Remember last night when Chicago Cubs fans were livid because Starlin Castro messed up early on in an eventual blowout (or, pretty much whenever he screws up even when he does something good earlier or later)?  Well, the fun thing Continue reading

Wednesday Night Cubs Highlight Reel

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Tonight’s Chicago Cubs victory against the Cleveland Indians was full of highlights. We had milestones, like Kyle Schwarber‘s first hit and RBI (he finished with four hits and two runs batted in): Your browser does not support iframes. Here’s all Continue reading

Ivy’s Roundup: Walk It Off

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This rain needs to stop, for reals.  Here’s what happened to our Chicago Cubs over the past week or so… Chicago Cubs @ Detroit Tigers, Comerica Park 6/9: L Cubs 0, Tigers 6 W: Sanchez (4-7) L: Lester (4-5) As Continue reading

The Everlasting Starlin Castro Narrative

That's two major hits in as many games for Castro. What does it mean?

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Don’t write about Starlin Castro. It is a simple rule that I’ve broken now in consecutive days. The reason I have this rule is best described by Sahadev Sharma over a week ago. Never tweet about Castro, because any side Continue reading

You Can’t Help But Smile…

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There was plenty to be mad about tonight (or last night, since this took forever to finish). We could’ve been mad that the game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Chicago Cubs wasn’t called due to rain when the Cubs Continue reading

Starlin Castro Temporarily Shuts Down the Narrative

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The Chicago Cubs did not win today.  Against Johnny Cueto, who is a huge trade target this summer, you kind of expected that to be the case, especially with Jason Hammel struggling.  But this was the reason why the Cubs Continue reading

Ivy’s Roundup – The One That Got Away

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Well, it doesn’t get much easier from here…let’s go then… Chicago Cubs @ Miami Marlins, Marlins Park 6/1: W Cubs 5, Marlins 1 W: Hammel (4-2) L: Urena (0-2) Jason Hammel helped the Cubs earn a victory with a career-high Continue reading

Dog Days of Summer or Random Thoughts

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These past few days have kind of sucked for me, which is why I have not been overly active recently. One of my dogs has been sick or a little while, and we had to put her down Monday night. Continue reading