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Carlos Silva Starts the Season 8-0

Carlos Silva is 8-0!!!
Carlos Silva is the New Ted Lilly
Am I delusional or while I was busy watching the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup, did Carlos Silva just start the season 8-0?
Yes and YES!
Silva has actually made me forget about whoever it is they traded for him.
Jim Hendry is a Genius!
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Starlin Castro Hits Home Run In First At Bat and Drives in Record Six RBI

Starlin Castro doesn’t know how to be a Cub yet
Starlin Castro Home Run in First At Bat and 6 RBI Game
On May 7, 2010 the much heralded prospect Starlin Castro was called up to join the Chicago Cubs. He was immediately penciled into the starting lineup at shortstop as the Cubs didn’t intend on calling [...]

Cubs Sweep Brewers in Milwaukee!

Cubs Fan Bill Murray for the Sweep!
Cubs Sweep Brewers in Milwaukee
In a season where things have not started very well for the Cubs, you can savor this one. The Cubs have swept the Brewers!  The Cubs outscored the Brewers in the three game series 25 to 4.  And… they did it in Milwaukee, humiliating the [...]

Welcome Back Ted Lilly! Ted Lilly Returns From Rehab to Pitch 3 Hit Gem

Ted Lilly Returns WGN Commercial

The Return of Ted Lilly
In his first game of the 2010 season, Ted Lilly got down to doing what Ted Lilly does best. Ted Lilly wins baseball games. It’s what he does and he does it well.
Ted Lilly held the potent Milwaukee Brewers lineup to just three hits and no earned [...]

Chicago Cubs 2010 Wrigley Field Home Opener – Cubs vs Brewers

There’s no better place to be than Wrigley Field (photo)
Chicago Cubs 2010 Wrigley Field Home Opener
Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs
Start Time: 1:20 PM Chicago time
Starting Pitchers: Ryan Dempster vs Doug Davis
Weather: Sunny & 68 degrees!
Chicago Cubs Home Opener Starting Lineup
Ryan Theriot SS
Marlon Byrd CF
Derrek Lee 1B
Aramis Ramirez 3B
Xavier Nady RF
Alfonso Soriano LF
Jeff Baker [...]

Chicago Cubs Legends DVD Great Games Collectors Edition

Chicago Cubs Legends – Great Games Collector`s Edition – DVD
Chicago Cubs Legends DVD
So here you have it, the ultimate DVD set currently available for Cubs fans.  Chicago Cubs Legends Great Games Collectors Edition is EIGHT DVD worth of complete and unedited Cubs game broadcasts.  This is only for the hardest of hardcore Cubs fans, which [...]

Cubs Walk Their Way to Walk Off Win Against Brewers in Extra Innings

Fontenot celebrates the winning walk after Theriot ran home (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
Cubs Beat Brewers with Walk Off Walk
It was another low scoring game by the Cubs offense but nobody cares as long as you win the game and the Cubs did just that, beating the Milwaukee Brewers in 10 innings. The winning run scored on [...]

Nice to See You Again Sam Fuld

Sam Fuld has contributed big to the Cubs with little playing time
Sam Fuld Returns to Chicago
Hey Sam Fuld, it’s NICE to see you again!  For those of you that don’t remember, Sam Fuld was a Class-AA minor leaguer called up to Chicago in September 2007 during the heat of the pennant race.  That year Sam [...]

Derrek Lee’s 2 Home Run, 7 RBI Night – July 2, 2009

Derrek Lee hit 2 Home Runs and had 7 RBI’s to cook the Brewers sausage
Derrek Lee’s Big Night at Wrigley
It was an unusually cool July evening with a game time temperature of only 63 degrees for the first game of an important series between the 4th place Chicago Cubs and the 1st place Milwaukee Brewers.  [...]

Cubs Win Game Even Without The Benefit of Any Drama

Rich Harden provided just a tiny bit of drama by giving up nine hits (photo by Global Voyager)
Cubs Win Despite Lack of Incident
The Chicago Cubs beat the lowly Pittsburgh Pirates!  Not a big surprise there as they’ve dominated the Pirates the last couple of years (as they should).  The surprising part is that the Cubs [...]