Chicago Cubs Essays

The Sandberg Game: 30 Years Ago Today

109

Three decades have passed since one of the most famous games in Cubs history.

A Kris Bryant What-If

308

Kris Bryant won't be called up to the major-league Cubs this year, said Theo Epstein. But what if...

The Sordid Travels Of A Cubs Fan: Miami Marlins

57

If you're a fan of delicious latin food, sexy people, and ugly ballparks, then Miami and Marlins park is the place for you.

What Would You Give Up For Giancarlo Stanton?

478

Let's say the Marlins made their slugging right fielder available for trade, and the Cubs were interested. Who would you be willing to deal?

Vive Les Cubbies!

16

I turned to Valery and said, "OK, now we're all going to stand up and sing a song together!". Valery was bewildered and wondered why we would do such a thing. I told him, "I have no idea, but It's...

Lou Brock For Ernie Broglio: 50 Years Ago

22

It's the golden anniversary of a trade that was golden for the Cardinals... not so much for the Cubs.

Stop The Wave! The Texas Rangers Agree

250

The wave at sports stadiums is stupid. Now one big-league team is getting on the "no waves" bandwagon.

What Does Polanco's Recall Mean For Kris Bryant?

268

The Pirates are promoting their top prospect for Tuesday's game against the Cubs. Should the Cubs do the same, soon, with their top guy?

Lennie Merullo Steals The Show At Wrigley Field

55

The last living World Series Cub returned to Wrigley Saturday and he and his family had a grand time.

I Miss Hating The Mets

31

Cubs fans used to passionately hate the Mets. In the 1980s our Mets rivalry was Second City vs. First City. Deep Dish vs. Thin Slice. Good Guys vs. Bad Guys. It was more fun back then to play them....

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