An Ugly Win is Better Than a Beautiful Loss

Published on August 4th, 201610 comment

Strange game – for those of you who didn’t see it because of the early start or your vacation, I’ll give you a recap.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Published on August 3rd, 201683 comment

With apologies to Clint Eastwood, Yul Brynner and Eli Wallach. Joe Maddon has been a genius lately, but he made two bad decisions last night. Sherm talks about those and the good from last night’s win.

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Organizational Recap – Fried Fish

Published on August 2nd, 201617 comment

The Cubs finished up the deadline by acquiring Joe Smith from the Angels, shutting out the Marlins and completely dominating on the farm. They didn’t even have to use their AK. I gotta say it was a good day.

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Game Balls

Published on August 1st, 201635 comment

Let me start by saying that I enjoying watching baseball. Any baseball. At times, even bad baseball is better to watch than “regular” television. But last night’s game was as entertaining a game as I can remember for a variety of reasons…not of least of which was a remarkable and unlikely comeback win by the good guys. I don’t know where to start, so I’ll start where I always do…with the rant, and then probably flow gushingly into the other stuff.

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Organizational Recap – Not in OUR House

Published on July 29th, 201633 comment

Wow. I really didn’t think we’d win that game. When I peeked at my phone during dinner and saw it was 1 – 0 in the top of the first, and knowing we were facing Chris Sale…I thought “uh-oh, it’s going to be a long night.”

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