Posts tagged "Chicago White Sox"

Appreciating the Opportunity

Appreciating the Opportunity
The American League won the All-Star Game again on Tuesday night, so I hope that means the Oakland A’s get to open up the World Series at home this October.  It was, of course, Derek Jeter‘s final All-Star appearance as an active player, and he was pretty good with a multi-hit game.  Mike Trout was... Read more »

#Whiff to support Chicago RBI

#Whiff to support Chicago RBI
I don’t even remember when I joined Twitter, but at least since last year, Major League Baseball teams have been participating in this #Whiff contest.  I had little idea at the time what the point was…in fact it was a bit annoying, especially when the Cincinnati Reds Twitter account kept hashtagging #Whiff even when nobody... Read more »

Ivy's Roundup: In Soviet Russia, Sox Clean You

Ivy's Roundup: In Soviet Russia, Sox Clean You
Ms. Ivy is still busy since she’s now an auntie (yay!) but she’ll be back later.  In the meantime, you’re stuck with me.  Here’s some quickie blurbs about the four-game set between the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago White Sox.  The best news I can give you is that the White Sox didn’t sweep the... Read more »
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In Honor of Jackie Robinson Day

In Honor of Jackie Robinson Day
You know, I almost decided not to wake up early today, but then I re-evaluated the situation and realized that this could be a very educational experience for my son.  As a first-generation Asian-American with a mixed-ethnicity child (he’s got bits of Chinese, Mexican, and assorted European heritage sprinkled in), we are actually more of... Read more »

Late night reliever trade thoughts

Late night reliever trade thoughts
If you were out partying like you’re supposed to be on a Friday night instead of at home bored like me (because the kid is asleep and the wife has to work tomorrow), then you might have missed this White Sox trade to the Red Sox: White Sox trade Matt Thornton to Red Sox for... Read more »

Cubs v Sox, or the Current State of Chicago Baseball

Cubs v Sox, or the Current State of Chicago Baseball
The Chicago Cubs completed a sweep of their crosstown “rival” the White Sox giving Cubs fans all over Chicagoland bragging rights. Or something. Really I don’t know, talking trash to White Sox fans is an exercise in futility because there’s that trophy hanging out in the room that they can always point to. But whatever,... Read more »
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Potential Trade Partner #2: The American League Central

Potential Trade Partner #2: The American League Central
The other day after the news that Dan Haren was sent to the disabled list for suckatbaseballitis, I posited that the Washington Nationals might be a good trade partner for the Chicago Cubs as they look to unload some assets and boost the farm.  However, today we learned that the Nationals plan to call up... Read more »

Welcome to our Chicago Cubs Blog

We’re the new kids on the Chicago Now block so we figured an introduction was in order. Our blog, World Series Dreaming,  had the primary goal of sharing our thoughts and opinions on all things relating to the Chicago Cubs. We aim to educate both ourselves and our readership by researching ideas and hypothesis that... Read more »