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Ricketts to ruin Wrigley Field

Ricketts to ruin Wrigley Field

Wrigley Field is going to see some very big changes soon. Chicago Cubs president, Crane Kenney, announced “a complete renovation of the ballpark”. 2014 will be the 100 year anniversary of Wrigley Field and the Ricketts family wants to make sure you don’t recognize the place by 2014. Dave van Dyck has an article covering […]

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cubs robes at games

cubs robes at games

I dare anyone to buy this Cubs robe and wear it to a game at Wrigley Field this season. I just dare ya. (and be sure to buy it via my amazon.com link below if you take me up on the dare). I’ll give you the option to wear either the blue “Zambrano-style” warm-up top […]

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Wrigley Field troughs will be history

Wrigley Field troughs will be history

Tom Ricketts wants male Cubs fans to wait in line to use the restroom. I don’t like this guy. I don’t like him one bit. The infamous Wrigley Field mens’ restroom urinal troughs will be gone next season and I’m not happy about it. It’s new Cubs owner, Tom Rickett’s top priority according to chicagobusiness.com. […]

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last week of baseball

last week of baseball

So we’re in the last week of regular season baseball. If this blog post is completely boring you, then think about how exciting baseball will be one year from now when the Cubs are preparing for the playoffs and World Series victory. It’s just one… short… year… away.

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Obama's gym shoes

Obama’s gym shoes

Last week before the MLB All Star Game, the official White House photographer snapped this photo of President Barack Obama warming up for the ceremonial first pitch of the game. I really need a new pair of gym shoes and I want to purchase the same pair that Pres. Obama wears. However, I can’t pinpoint […]

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fukuzilla

fukuzilla

Head over to wrigleyvillerooftops.com and their masthead will treat you to a Godzilla-sized Kosuke Fukudome creeping out of the Bud Light Bleachers of Wrigley Field with his eyes focused on someone in the upper deck, perhaps Len Kasper in the media section? Even stranger is the other feature in the collage (not shown in the […]

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home run derby winners and losers

home run derby winners and losers

Who’s gonna win the MLB Home Run Derby tonight? Will the HGH science experiment known as Big Poopie put on the ultimate display in front of his home crowd? Or will a relative no-namer in Nelson Cruz shock the baseball world? Actually Joe Mauer winning the whole thing would be the biggest shocker. Pick the […]

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Chicago Cubs hotel

View Larger Map Here’s a bit of Chicago Cubs history. Sheridan Plaza at 4607 N. Sheridan Road, is where many Cubs from the 1940s lived. From chicagorealestatedaily.com: In a 1995 interview, centerfielder Andy Pafko remembered walking to and from Wrigley with pitching ace Claude Passeau, who also lived in Sheridan Plaza. I liked saving the […]

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