Tag Archive: Cubs

Sep 30

Are the WINdians All In?


Quite a year to be a cleveland sports fan. First, the Cavs winning the championship. A parade of a million people. Then a quiet chant of…”are the Indians next?”  Facebook pages were started in the name of the Tribe being champs. Would we jinx them? No. If anything they rose to the occasion. Who is …

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Aug 19

The Sports Bank.net: Original Buffy the Vampire Slayer to open Cubs ’90s night


Everything ’90s nostalgia is extremely hot right now. Hollywood has always lacked originality; and the entertainment industry has always regarded the American public to have a very short attention span. These two ideas have been ramped up a notch with the current “let’s reboot everything from the ’90s” craze. Of course, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” …

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Jul 05

LewPBlog:Oakland gets better beyond just this year after blockbuster trade with Cubs


CHICAGO, IL – JUNE 28: Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the Washington Nationals in the first inning during the second game of a doubleheader on June 28, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. One of baseball’s best rotations is about to get even better. The Oakland Athletics have an agreement …

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Jul 01

The Sports Bank.net: People angry that Chicago Pride Parade meant no Cubs game


The Cubs and Nationals had no game on Sunday. This was due to the annual Pride Parade taking place near Wrigleyville and all the serious traffic and logistical issues that the event has always created, it was announced in February—again, in February—that the teams would play a scheduled doubleheader Saturday and enjoy an off day …

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Apr 23

The Sports Bank.net: Wrigley Field 100 was a birthday as Cublike as the Cubs can be


Today was Wrigley Field 100, the “party of the century” as the Cubs marketing called it. Well, someone narced on your party and told the campus police to come and break it up. For Cubs fans, the ending was even worse than the weather. And that’s saying something given how the temperature was in the …

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Nov 29

Rumors & Rants: Ted Lilly retires, will baseball recover?


Major League turnstiles will surely take a hit next season as the game’s biggest drawing card, Theodore Roosevelt Lilly, announced his retirement on Wednesday. Lilly was rehabbing in a Venezuelan winter league in hopes of getting back to the majors next spring after being released by the Dodgers this season, but decided to hang it …

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Feb 11

The Sports Bank.net: The Cubs are eight days from Spring Training!!


It’s Friday, we’re eight days from the greatness of Spring Training, the Cubs have three players in another guy’s top 100 prospects, we haven’t signed Cespedes and it looks like Soriano is wearing the blue pinstripes this season 1060 W. Addison. So, with that said, and with many more things unfurl, let’s get rambling. • …

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Jun 03

Albert Pujols Looks Hot in a Cubbies Uniform


Last year, we attempted to heat up the hot stove with this amazing video of Grady Sizemore, Joe Mauer, Ryan Howard, David Wright, and Evan Longoria doing a sexy dance for you. Obviously, that was a huge hit.

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Nov 08

Sunday, Sunday, Sunday


While the rest of the world is freaking over the BCS and preparing for another week of NFL football, I’m dedicated to bring you the newest baseball news. Starting last night, The Rockies have been negotiating with FA reliever Rafael Betancourt. The Rockies are rumored to let RHP Josh Fogg (0-2; 3.24 ERA) go. The …

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