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A bitter sweet surrender. Rockies 7 Cubs 5

A bitter sweet surrender. Rockies 7 Cubs 5
The Cubs finally showed some life, some fight, and some timely hitting. Of course, this was in the last inning of the last game of a three-day stinkfist against the Rockies. But hey, it clearly was effort. The Cubs solidified their hold on the #2 pick (and yes, the whole whopping extra 1.whatever million dollars... Read more »

Brain farts keep raining on my head. Stones 6 Cubs 0

Brain farts keep raining on my head. Stones 6 Cubs 0
The Cubs continue to asphyxiate themselves on the lack of oxygen in the mile high air- not getting hits of awful pitchers, giving up runs to AAA players and perfecting the art of how not to execute a sacrifice fly. The Cubs once again got help from a higher source, as rain would delay the... Read more »

Rocky Mountain Way down... Rockies 10 Cubs 5

Rocky Mountain Way down... Rockies 10 Cubs 5
The Cubs and the Rockies battled in the rain for 6 innings with the Rockies having a 10-5 lead. Finally Mother Nature, who had been hinting from the start that this game should have been called early, finally had enough and threw enough water down that even clueless umpire Jim Joyce decided to halt proceedings.... Read more »
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Two steps behind. Rockies 4 Cubs 3

Two steps behind. Rockies 4 Cubs 3
The Cubs and Rockies continued their less-than-stellar baseball series Saturday afternoon. It was hard to tell whether one team was trying to win or the other team was trying to give the game away. In the end, a missed double play allowed the Rockies to get the go-ahead run and hold on for a 4-3... Read more »

The air show returns. Cubs 5 Rox 3

The Cubs came back to town after going on a 1-6 road trip, took on the very unfortunate Colorado Rockies and immediately outdrew the White Sox-Yankees crowd. They also played a baseball game in which the Cubs held an opponent, came from behind, and nailed down a win. It’s true. Saw it happen. With the... Read more »
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