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World Series Game Recaps & the conundrum of who to root for

World Series Game Recaps but first a discussion on how to know who you are really rooting for! Well this may be a little mundane but what kind of baseball person/writer/fan would I be without keeping track of the World Series games, especially this World Series. It is historic.  Two teams, both with long World Series droughts, are fighting it out for the top spot in all of baseball.  I don’t know about you but I find it hard to not root for the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs already broke a curse simply making it to the Fall Classic and […]

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OTD in Baseball History: Cubs’ Curse!

This day is an HUGE one in the history of Major League Baseball. It is the day that the Chicago Cubs were officially cursed.  A man named William Sianis brought his goat, Murphy, to Wrigley Field to watch game four of the 1945 World Series between the Cubs and the Detroit Tigers. Murphy’s stench was bothering the fans surrounding William “Billy Goat” Sianis. They were eventually forced to leave in the fourth inning, even though Sianis had bought two box seats – one for him and one for Murphy. Needless to say, Sianis was not pleased. There are different accounts […]


Free agent OF Jason Heyward chooses the Chicago Cubs

Heyward chooses Cubs, snubs Cardinals Outfielder Jason Heyward, the most important position player on the free agent market, has been signed by the Chicago Cubs. He chose not to return to the St. Louis Cardinals where he played one-year with the Cardinals after being traded last offseason from the Atlanta Braves. The news was first reported by Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times and has since been confirmed by MLB insiders like CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman and Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports’. Cubs get heyward — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) December 11, 2015 In 2015 Heyward won his third Gold Glove Award in right […]

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Update: Kris Bryant goes 0-4 in MLB debut

UPDATE: April 18, 2915 6:00 am PT In his Major League debut people expected home runs from 23-year-old Kris Bryant. What they got was him going 0-4 with three strikeouts. He left five men on base in the Chicago Cubs’ 5-4 loss to the San Diego Padres. Some fans were unhappy and one even shouted “you suck.” However, Bryant made some brilliant defensive plays at third base. Not to mention that he had flown in Friday morning and arrived on the field once the rest of the team as already out there. Plus, there was the build-up after his amazing […]


Adidas unveils Kris Bryant billboard across from Wrigley

Saturday a new billboard was unveiled by Adidas right across the street from the Chicago Cubs‘ Wrigley Field. Oddly enough it featured a player in the Cubs’ organization who did not make the 25-man roster for tonight’s opener against the St. Louis Cardinals. Of course that player was slugging third baseman Kris Bryant who was sent down to the minors on Monday despite having belted more home runs than anyone else all spring. So what’s the deal? Find out what the deal is on Baseball Hot Corner using the link below: Adidas mocking the Cubs with new billboard? Brought to […]