3AM Wake Up Call

Published on August 23rd, 201650 comment

It’s 3am Eastern time and I’m awake. I’m getting ready to head to the airport to join Capn Obvious, Sherm, Raker, Caps and Al Berg at game 2 and 3 of the series, but I’m not looking forward to the flight. I didn’t get to sleep till after 11pm and then our smoke detector in the hall upstairs decided it was a good time to warn that the battery was low. It’s still doing a single chirp as I type this every 30 seconds. All that said, I did not see the game last night, but I found a good little summary on ESPN I wouldn’t mind commenting on.

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August 22 – This Day in Cubs History

Published on August 22nd, 201642 comment

Each day we look at the significant happenings, transactions as birthdays in the history of the Chicago Cubs.

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August 21 – This Day in Cubs History

Published on August 21st, 20169 comment

A look back at August 21st in Cubs history.

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Get Used to Disappointment

Published on August 21st, 201614 comment

Sherm checks in after a win by the Cubs behind a spot starter and pees in everyone’s Cheerios.

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GirlieView (08/18/2016)

Published on August 18th, 201638 comment

GirlieView is a VFTB recap column on alternate Thursdays. We give our readers props for having timely and funny quotes from the past two weeks of VFTB commentary. Join us for a few good laughs!

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