Published on October 11th, 201684 comment

I came into last night’s game confident, but a little concerned that we would lay an egg against Madison Bumgarner. Thankfully, that didn’t happen…but other things did.

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A Little Traveling Music, Please

Published on October 8th, 201674 comment

Cubs win game two behind a tremendous bullpen performance and 3 runs batted in by pitchers. They knocked out Samardzija early and played well-enough the rest of the way to capture game two of this series. Kyle Hendricks took a liner to the pitching arm, but x-rays were negative and he’s day to day…and hoping to be fine.

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NLDS Game 1 Notes

Published on October 8th, 201624 comment

All day, I waited and watched the clock. Time moved so slowly as I patiently worked and looked forward to the game. For dinner, I had an Italian Beef, and I was ready come game time. The Cubs did not disappoint.

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Twas the Night Before Game One

Published on October 7th, 201617 comment

Twas the night before Game One, when all through Chicago Every stomach was turning, with all thoughts on tomorrow; The W Flags were hung through the City with care, In […]

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It’s the Giants

Published on October 6th, 201643 comment

Billed as Thor vs. Paul Bunyan, Noah Syndergaard squared off against Madison Bumgarner in the NL Wild Card game at CitiField last night. And what a game! Syndergaard and Bumgarner were the story. Syndergaard went 7 innings yielding only two hits on 106 pitches with 10 strikeouts and 3 walks. He did not yield a hit until the sixth inning.

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