Archive for August 2015

Jake Arrieta's no-hitter just what the Cubs needed

Jake Arrieta's no-hitter just what the Cubs needed
Only two Cubs wins Both pitched by Arrieta On west coast road trip After Saturday night’s loss, World Series Dreaming posted an image on their Facebook page that captured in a single frame both the disappointment of fans after a 4th straight loss and their optimism as we approach the last month of an exciting... Read more »

West Coast Games, Falling Asleep On The Couch, and Missing Blogapalooz-Hour

West Coast Games, Falling Asleep On The Couch, and Missing Blogapalooz-Hour
For one hour each month Bloggers here face a challenge I missed it last night If you’re a regular reader of any of the hundreds of blogs here at ChicagoNow, you might have heard about something called Blogapalooz-Hour. One day near the end of each month, our Community Manager Jimmy Greenfield sends an email with... Read more »

Be An "Elite" Fan - Help Send A Kid To A Cubs Game

Be An "Elite" Fan - Help Send A Kid To A Cubs Game
In Maddon’s home town Hazleton, Pennsylvania Young Cubs fans abound ESPN recently produced a short video about everyone’s favorite manager. Take a few minutes to watch it and learn a little about where Joe grew up, where his mother still lives, where immigration has created a divided town, and what Maddon is trying to do... Read more »
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Cubs Sweep Giants: It's Time To Start Believing

Cubs Sweep Giants: It's Time To Start Believing
Unbelievable It’s just unbelievable Can you believe it? It’s time to start believing. Since the Cubs were swept by baseball’s worst team during the last weekend in July – including the first no-hitter pitched against them in 50 years – they have won 11 of 13 games, sweeping both the Brewers and the World Champion... Read more »