Welcome back, Starlin

Welcome back, Starlin

Every few years baseball’s schedule rolls around and the New York Yankees play the Cubs.  It’s a big deal, because, let’s be honest, it’s the Yankees.  Twenty-seven World Series championships and a boatload of Hall of Famers in your history...
All your base are belong to us

All your base are belong to us

Someday, long in the future when historians are trying to decipher exactly when the St. Louis Cardinals reign of terror ended, they will have a few milestone moments to choose from. They’ll weigh the importance of moments like Kyle Schwarber parking a ball on...
So long, Starlin

So long, Starlin

We knew when the season ended with a thud in game four of the NLCS that it was last we’d see of THOSE Cubs.  The free-wheeling, thrill-a-minute Cubs of 2015 would never be quite the same. We knew that last week when the Cubs signed 2012 Husband of the Year John...
That was a lot of fun

That was a lot of fun

The 2015 Cubs were incredibly fun…until they weren’t, but a thud of an ending to the season doesn’t erase everything that happened before it. There was nothing tragic about this year’s NLCS.  To put it simply, the Cubs finally ran into a team...
Here come the Cubs

Here come the Cubs

We all acted cool and said things like, “I’m just glad they’re good again,” or “I want them to win, but even if they don’t, it’s been a great season.”  We didn’t mean any of it.  When Starlin snagged Francisco...