(Feebly) Waving The White Flag

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

As Danny Glover once said, "I'm getting too old for this shit." Presumably he was talking about getting in car chases and explosions with Mel Gibson, but he easily could have been referring to watching the Cubs. Even at the ripe old age of 27, I couldn't possibly think of a ...

The Chicago Cubs Have Arrived With My Ulcer

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Well, the moment has arrived for those of us who have the sometimes unfortunate designation of being a Chicago Cubs fan. And I'm not talking about you douchebags that show up at Wrigley during the year to drink beer and soak up the sun but don't know who that day's starting ...

A Retrospective Look at Hurricane Carlos’ Path of Destruction

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to witness a no-hitter in person? Well, have ya? If  you answered yes, then do we ever have a solution for you: a guest entry from Cousin Charlie, long-time friend of the program who was in attendance at Miller Park on Sunday ...

I Did Not Z That One Coming

Monday, September 15th, 2008

[caption id="attachment_2465" align="alignright" width="309" caption="'Los points to the sky after recording the final out, courtesy of Chicago Tribune"][/caption] People sometimes wonder why I nerdily keep score at every baseball game that I attend. The answer is always the same. "You never know when you'll be at a no-hitter. This scorecard could be ...

Let the Doomsday Count Begin

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

As has been posted here before, we're not immune to believing in curses around here, no matter how crazy they may seem. This is especially true when it comes to the Chicago Cubs. Many of us are true Cubs fans, not just the beer toting, partying variety. Now, the Cubs have the ...