Ivy’s Roundup: I Hate Ties

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It’s important, even though I know we’re all human and have feels, that we realize that the season is 162 games long and the Chicago Cubs have barely played 15, which is not even 10% of the season yet.  It’s Continue reading

The Cubs Are Fun Again

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The 2015 Chicago Cubs are fun. I am not sure there is another way to look at them. These young Cubs are good, really good, and they are fun to watch. I have not had this much fun and enjoyment Continue reading

Three Time All Star Starlin Castro Still Lacks Respect

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Ever since the Chicago Cubs traded Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics in a deal which brought back super prospect short stop Addison Russell, the “trade Starlin Castro” campaign started. I am baffled as to why so Continue reading

Dreamcast 48: Walk the Plank

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As we finish up the first two weeks of the season and start week three (against the Pittsburgh Pirates, read Ivy’s roundup for a preview of the pitching matchups!), it seems like a good time to celebrate a Cubs victory Continue reading

Ivy’s Roundup: Forgive me Fathers, for Cubs didn’t win…

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I guess this is the first time in a while that Chicago Cubs fans have actually been legitimately disappointed that the team couldn’t win a series, because the team is actually getting good and watchable again.  But every growing team Continue reading

Bryant Day, Take Two…

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I had a pretty good day.  Our school got to play at the Les Miller Field at Curtis Granderson Stadium, which was donated by the University of Illinois at Chicago player of the same name.  It was good because the Continue reading

Ivy’s Recap: You’ve got Reds on you

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The Chicago Cubs won their last series, and entered the series with the Cincinnati Reds with a shot at taking first place.  So how did they do?  Well… Cincinnati Reds @ Chicago Cubs, Wrigley Field 4/13: W Cubs 7, Reds Continue reading

Ivy’s Roundup: Cubs Having Rocky Road For Dessert

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I’m baaaack…and it feels so good! I’ve missed talking about baseball although I never really stopped. I hope you guys had a great offseason and are ready for this year and all the exciting things that the Cubs are about Continue reading

Saturday Night Cubs Homer Party

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In tonight’s spectacular Cubs victory, the offense finally found their spark.  Yeah, they got lucky with a mediocre starter and it’s at Coors Field, but still, you love seeing the ball smacked all over the place, plus the part where Continue reading

I Hate the What If Game

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Well, the Chicago Cubs have opened the season with a record of 1-2, which as one would expect has set some fans off with a slew of statements they deem to be true. These statements range from something like call up Continue reading