Category: Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are Ketchup, and other Reasons I'm a White Sox Fan

The Chicago Cubs are Ketchup, and other Reasons I'm a White Sox Fan
In anticipation of this weekend’s second leg of the biannual “Crosstown  BP South Side vs. North Side Bad vs. Worse…Cup…Classic”, I thought hey, why not  identify my reasons for being a Sox fan, by lazily resorting to illogical metaphors, loose associations, and shameless stereotypes?  Yep, no way this has been done before.  I’m a Sox... Read more »

Biggest Disappointments in Chicago Baseball History

Hawkins was a successful setup man for the Twins when the Cubs gave him a large contract and forced him to be a closer. He was not ready to be a closer and his ERA showed it.

Chicago Cubs "It Gets Better" Video

As discussed here prior, the Chicago Cubs promptly and laudably heeded the call of an online petition, which saught their involvement in the “It Gets Better” campaign. This is the finished product: Be Good Friends, @koolking83 (P.S. As a Sox fan, I hope it doesn’t “get better” for the Cubs the next three days-then again, it’s... Read more »
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Philosophical Changes Needed for Chicago Cubs to Succeed

Philosophical Changes Needed for Chicago Cubs to Succeed
I recently wrote that this 2011 Cubs team may finish as the worst team in the MLB, and the future does not look much brighter.  In a June 7 column, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times wrote about the financial troubles that the Chicago Cubs face moving forward. While it may be true that the... Read more »

Just How Bad Could The Cubs End Up Being?

Just How Bad Could The Cubs End Up Being?
The Cubs currently have a 23 – 35 record and are sporting a 7 game losing streak.  This team has all the makings of being one of the worst Cubs teams in the past few decades.  The question remains, just how bad could the Cubs end up being? Hitting The Chicago Cubs are currently 3rd... Read more »
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