The Baseball Winter Meetings are being held next week in the very place that I got married just...Read More
Tag: derrek lee
At and around the trade deadline the Cubs, wallowing in fifth place, traded away their best starting pitcher, their opening day shortstop, a second baseman, their All-Star first baseman and their manager retired because frankly,...Read More
A month after professing his undying love for the Cubs and refusing to forsake them for a team with a chance at the pennant, Derrek Lee agreed to be traded to the Atlanta Braves.Â Presumably he had to sign the agreement while...Read More
I have one of those lame Cubs fact a day calendars on my desk and every morning, I tear off another day, I read the fact or the trivia question and then I unsuccessfully try to slit my wrists with the little piece of paper...Read More
A pessimist would look at the 2010 Cubs and point out that any team that can only beat Pissburgh once every seven games should probably consider disbanding.Â An optimist would look at the same team and shoot himself in the...Read More
A lot has changed in the past seven months for the Cubs.Â They have new owners.Â They cleaned the bathrooms.Â They found an edible brand of hot dogs to serve. But a lot hasn’t changed.Â The team still has a huge...Read More
In less than a month the Cubs will commune in the desert to prepare for the 2010 season. I’m not sure if you’ve heard but it apparently has been 102 years now since they last won the World Series. Who knew? Somebody...Read More
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