Archive for the 'video' Category

Mike Quade Has No F’ing Time For That

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Mike Quade on Carlos Silva
“First of all, he’s dead f—-ing wrong, OK, about my pitching coach. And I have no f—-ing time for that.” – manager Mike Quade pulls no punches when referring to Carlos Silva on the day the Chicago Cubs released him.
Mike Quade on Carlos Silva
 
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Cubs Owner Todd Ricketts on Reality Show Undercover Boss

Todd Ricketts, Co-Owner of Chicago Cubs tries to sell hot dogs
Chicago Cubs Owner On Undercover Boss
Todd Ricketts, otherwise known as the youngest one of siblings who own the Chicago Cubs appeared on CBS reality TV show Undercover Boss. The episode originally aired on November 7, 2010. For a limited time, you can watch the episode [...]

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 [...]

Video Tour of 2010 Wrigley Field Renovations

Video Tour of 2010 Wrigley Field Renovations
Here is a video segment from WGN TV as we head into the Chicago Cubs 2010 home opener which goes over some of the renovations made to Wrigley Field over the offseason.  Most of the changes won’t be noticeable to a lot of fans but it’s still good to [...]

Chicago Cubs WGN TV Schedule 2010

Chicago Cubs WGN TV Commercial 2010
Chicago Cubs and WGN TV go together in my mind and in the memories of generations of Cubs fans.  I remember seeing these same types of WGN Cubs commercials when I was a kid and they still give me that warm fuzzy feeling inside.  Despite the heartache, it’s great to [...]

Chicago Cubs Etch A Sketch Art

Gotta Love the Cubs by George Vlosich III
Chicago Cubs Etch-A-Sketch Art
Wow! Have you ever seen anything like this before?  This is the amazing Chicago Cubs artwork of George Vlosich III, who creates art using only the classic Etch-A-Sketch toy that we all grew up with.  I don’t know about you, but I never really made [...]

The Wrigley Field Scoreboard

Wrigley Field scoreboard as seen from center field bleachers (photo by JaseMan)
The Wrigley Field Scoreboard
When you visualize Wrigley Field you probably think of bricks, ivy, sunshine and the iconic Wrigley Field scoreboard. The green scoreboard behind the center field bleachers is original from 1937 and still operated by hand to this day.  You can follow [...]

Lou Pinella Raps With Ozzie Guillen in Crosstown Classic Chevy Commercial 2007

Crosstown Classic Chevy Commercial 2007
Lou Pinella + Ozzie Guillen + Rapping = Instant Classic
This commercial starring Chicago Cubs manager Lou Pinella and Ozzie Guillen just makes you go “wow” doesn’t it?  You just can’t seem to look away and yet it’s so terrible.  It also makes you smile.  I would put this into the category [...]

Alfonso Soriano Trash Talked by Pro Wrestler at WWE Pay Per View

Alfonso Soriano at WWE Judgment Day
Alfonso Soriano on Camera at WWE Pay Per View
Well what do you know, Alfonso Soriano is a Pro Wrestling fan!  He appeared in the stands at the WWE pay per view which took place May 17, 2009 at the All State Arena in Rosemont, IL.  Soriano didn’t just watch in [...]

Harry Caray Cub Fan Bud Man Commercial 1985

Harry Carey 1985 Cub Fan Bud Man Commercial
Harry Carry Cubs Fan Bud Man
Here is another classic Harry Caray Budweiser Beer commercial from back in the day.  (I’ve previously posted a Harry Caray Budweiser Beer commercial from 1984.) This video is the legendary “Cub Fan, Bud Man” commercial from 1985.
It’s hard for me to believe this [...]