Book Excerpt: Let’s Go Cubs! A New Era on the North Side

Published on September 24th, 201617 comment

The Daily Herald just recently put out a new book and they were kind enough to send me a copy to preview and post an excerpt from.

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Another Day, Another Win

Published on September 22nd, 201649 comment

On bobblehead night for Cubs’ organist Gary Pressy, the Cubs beat the sad sack Cincinnati Reds 9 to 2 behind a very solid John Lackey. Lackey was the star, notching his 10th win this season. Winning at least 10 games is something that Lackey has done about a hundred times in his career. But there were other notables tonight too. So let’s do a quick run down.

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Yesterday’s News: Got Momentum?

Published on September 21st, 201636 comment

Lester is better than the Reds. Brennaman is better than Kasper. Click the link already and read about it.

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Yesterday’s News: Dreaming of Fernandez

Published on September 20th, 201646 comment

I decided to not watch the game last night. Between the fact that it was a Jason Hammel start and the fact that the Bears were playing on Monday Night Football, I opted for football. I made the wrong choice.

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4 Things to Watch For in the Final Two Weeks of the Season

Published on September 19th, 201652 comment

We are two weeks from the start of the playoffs. The division is clinched and we’re dangerously close to clinching home field advantage throughout the NL playoffs. We’re not used to this type of season, so I decided it might be helpful if I provided a little bit of a viewers guide to these last two weeks. Here are things you should be watching for.

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