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Re: Cubs
« Reply #500 on: November 03, 2016, 05:36:18 am »

Congrats World Series Champions!

Come on out Steve, it's ok now! Woo-hoo!

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« Reply #501 on: November 03, 2016, 08:08:22 am »

Put Theo in the hof today.
Congrats to the cubs.  Well deserved.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #502 on: November 03, 2016, 08:08:38 am »

Someone needs to audit Joe Maddon's finances.  I'm beginning to think he is throwing the game for some extra cash.

Ha, I found myself thinking that.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #503 on: November 03, 2016, 08:36:25 am »

Congrads to the Cubs WS champions for the first time in 108 years.
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« Reply #504 on: November 03, 2016, 08:42:35 am »

The series was good for baseball.  Many of us who MLB has lost over the years paid at least somewhat attention to it and tuned in.  Ratings best of since before the steroid, large-small market, expansion era started.  It helped having an underdog and one of baseball old franchises in the series with them.  Now we will probably get a movie somehow related to the Cubs and they'll be the thing for a little while like the Red Sox were. 
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #505 on: November 03, 2016, 08:46:10 am »

Someone needs to audit Joe Maddon's finances.  I'm beginning to think he is throwing the game for some extra cash.

The Cubs were a good enough team to overcome some truly questionable managerial moves over game 6 and 7. Maddon was nervous - you could see it on his face in the dugout. Nerves and pressure can make you not think straight sometimes. During the rain break - ARod sure ripped into him, I was shocked he was so candid.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #506 on: November 03, 2016, 08:54:57 am »

Remarkable the series went 7 with the lack of depth in the Indians pitching which finally ran out.  Francona was in a tough spot with Shaw.  Thought it was obvious the after the Bryant fly out it Shaw didn't have it. 

Did you know Schwarber had knee surgery?  Don't know if you manage to catch that in one of the few hundred times FOX mentioned it. 
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #507 on: November 03, 2016, 09:19:24 am »

I hope Bartman will find peace and resume the life he once had.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #508 on: November 03, 2016, 12:39:19 pm »

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Re: Cubs
« Reply #509 on: November 04, 2016, 01:53:46 am »

Congrats Cubbies. That's all I got really.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #510 on: October 01, 2017, 02:15:58 pm »

I was at Cubs-Reds game on Friday. A great time. Cubs hit a 3 run HR in bottom of 8th with 2 out to win it 5-4. Wrigley is so beautiful.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #511 on: October 13, 2017, 09:06:42 am »

Nice job, Cubs. Take it to the Dodgers now.
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« Reply #512 on: October 13, 2017, 01:02:03 pm »

The Cubs are fun to watch.

Wade Davis was a huge addition to this team. 44 pitch, 7 out save last night.

Cubs playing in 3rd straight nlcs.
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« Reply #513 on: October 13, 2017, 08:12:44 pm »

As a die hard Dodger fan I will hand it to the Cubs for a strong second half and beating the Nationals who were the better team during the regular season.  I was hoping they would win as I didn't want to face Scherzer and Strasberg.  Looking forward to a good series and paying you guys back for last year. 
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #514 on: October 14, 2017, 10:37:57 pm »

Dodgers take first game!  Much more interesting than Hog game tonight!
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« Reply #515 on: October 15, 2017, 10:32:20 pm »

Heading to Chicago up 2-0.  Looking good!!
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #516 on: October 19, 2017, 11:27:25 pm »

Dodgers are NL Champions!   
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #517 on: October 20, 2017, 12:17:33 pm »

Congrats to the Dodgers.

The better team won.
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« Reply #518 on: October 20, 2017, 12:22:05 pm »

Great year for the Cubs. Hats off to Dodgers, they were just better. Now go beat the Yankees! (or Astros)
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« Reply #519 on: October 20, 2017, 06:45:02 pm »

Great year for the Cubs. Hats off to Dodgers, they were just better. Now go beat the Yankees! (or Astros)
Thanks for the kudos.  I think the Astros win tonight with Verlander but Yankees take game 7. Dodgers/Yankees World Series would be great.  Just like the old days! 
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« Reply #520 on: October 23, 2017, 02:23:39 am »

I never thought I would see the day that the Cubs would make the NLCS 3 years in a row.

Congrats to the Dodgers, I still hope the Astros beat you in 7 games, but you earned it.
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« Reply #521 on: November 13, 2017, 11:03:01 am »

I never thought I would see the day that the Cubs would make the NLCS 3 years in a row.

Congrats to the Dodgers, I still hope the Astros beat you in 7 games, but you earned it.
Me either. But it finally has happened and in my lifetime too! I'm going back next year for more games at Wrigley. I can't believe it has been since 1989 that I was last at a Cubs game. Loved the experience in late Sept on last weekend of regular season.

Glad Astros beat the Dodgers. I don't give a dang about the Dodgers way out in California. Would much rather a team from Texas win it.
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Re: Cubs
« Reply #522 on: November 15, 2017, 02:56:12 am »

Me either. But it finally has happened and in my lifetime too! I'm going back next year for more games at Wrigley. I can't believe it has been since 1989 that I was last at a Cubs game. Loved the experience in late Sept on last weekend of regular season.

Glad Astros beat the Dodgers. I don't give a dang about the Dodgers way out in California. Would much rather a team from Texas win it.
I mean Texas is about tied with Cali for states I dislike, but I always had a soft spot for the Astros, and they have DK who is one of my favorite Razorbacks of all time. Another plus is I don't want to see the Dodgers win. I cant stand to see these teams that basically print money win.

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« Reply #523 on: November 17, 2017, 05:57:16 am »

I mean Texas is about tied with Cali for states I dislike, but I always had a soft spot for the Astros, and they have DK who is one of my favorite Razorbacks of all time. Another plus is I don't want to see the Dodgers win. I cant stand to see these teams that basically print money win.



Me either. Their payroll was $41M more than the second highest payroll last season.
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