Tagged: ‘Chicago Cubs’

Central Intelligence: Week of June 11th
June 18th, 2017 at 10:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Brewers still seem to be magically hanging around at the top of the division and the Cubs have managed to find a leadoff hitter in the most unlikely place. Let's take a look at what happened in the Central this week. *teams listed in order of standings Milwaukee Brewers...

This is Cub?
May 30th, 2017 at 11:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last year was a dream for the Cubs and their fans. Actually, it was more than that â?? it was a dream fulfilled, a nourishment that many thought might never occur in their lifetimes, no matter how young they were. But there it is: 2016 World Series champions. Forever. So remember...

Central Intelligence: Week of May 21
May 28th, 2017 at 9:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** With nearly two full months â?? almost one-third for the fractionally inclined â?? of the season is complete, it's time to start casting All-Star votes and ranking first-half MVP candidates. Maybe this look at the goings on in the Central for the last week will help with that (teams listed in...

Cub-hating at its core: How sly scheme tried to bring down 1907 Cubs
May 25th, 2017 at 11:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** Even after a blah start and with improving play lately, the Cubs (25-21) are pretty close to where they need to be to get into the postseason a few months from now. Once in the postseason, who knows? They could win another World Series and be called a mini-dynasty. Would baseball,...

Cubs fan climbed on handrail with cup before falling to death
May 22nd, 2017 at 2:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs fan who died after a fall at Wrigley Field last week was climbing on a railing with a red cup in his hand when he fell backward and hit his head on the concrete below, a police official said Monday. Richard Garrity, 42, of Wheaton suffered head injuries...