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RiskyBusiness

  • joined Oct 20, 2009
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Mid forties dad and happily married, and not just to the Cubs. We have one great daughter, who I'm proud to say attended the Yankees at Cubs game in 2003 before she was 1 year old.

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Jed has already said otherwise regarding Baez
Commented on Who Will Replace James Russell And Emilio Bonifacio On The 25-Man Roster? on Aug 1 2014, 12:25a
for Yea!
Voted on Jul 31 2014, 11:42p
shouldn't have made any of these trades
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 11:35p
But they got a fake tweet out of Byrd
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 11:02p
Rec Rec Rec
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 11:01p
So by your logic, Theo should have made any of these trades over the last 3 seasons?
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 10:50p - 1 reply
The thing about trades is
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 9:27p - 2 replies
OK, so think about who drafted Dustin Pedroia
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 8:53p
From the sounds of it, I thought a couple of these guys were Theo and Jed
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 8:51p
I'm pretty sure that happens a lot
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 8:49p
otis hellman
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 8:24p
Jay's busy per Brandon Marshall
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 8:18p
Now now
Commented on James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio Traded To Braves on Jul 31 2014, 8:13p
Not aggressive enough?
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 5:23p
Nice vote of confidence there...
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:40p
The scales must be balanced
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:35p
Daver's new nickname is Schneider
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:33p - 1 reply
awkward
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:31p - 1 reply
Yes, we won the trade day with Shark/Hammel to A's for Russell/McKiney/Strailey
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:30p
What did we get for Bonnie Russell?
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:29p - 1 reply
just because
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:22p - 1 reply
Bonnie Russell, nice girl
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:20p
Can the Cubs still field a team, or is the bat boy grabbing his glove?
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Rockies, Thursday 7/31, 1:20 CT on Jul 31 2014, 4:18p - 1 reply
Must be snack time
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline: Overflow Thread on Jul 31 2014, 4:11p
"Alf has worked hard in AA"
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline: Overflow Thread on Jul 31 2014, 4:09p - 1 reply
AL YELLON! YOU HAVE BEEN TRADED TO OAKLAND. LEAVE NOW!
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline: Overflow Thread on Jul 31 2014, 4:02p - 2 replies
That is now my Twitter background
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline: Overflow Thread on Jul 31 2014, 3:55p
Sounds like something Seattle could hose up.
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline: Overflow Thread on Jul 31 2014, 3:52p - 1 reply
It's been flat the last couple of years
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline Open Thread on Jul 31 2014, 12:41p
chicken and beer
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline Open Thread on Jul 31 2014, 12:39p
Why trade and still have to pay Cespedes?
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline Open Thread on Jul 31 2014, 12:34p
So in 2016
Commented on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline Open Thread on Jul 31 2014, 11:00a - 1 reply
Good hit, bad result
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Wednesday 7/30, 7:05 CT on Jul 30 2014, 11:29p - 1 reply
CLUB IT L'EGGS!
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Wednesday 7/30, 7:05 CT on Jul 30 2014, 11:01p - 1 reply
And he bats lefty!
Commented on A Gallery Of Photos From 6 Hours, 27 Minutes Of Baseball on Jul 30 2014, 6:06p
Keeping him for his rabid fan base
Commented on A Gallery Of Photos From 6 Hours, 27 Minutes Of Baseball on Jul 30 2014, 6:05p
Look at those Mark Prior calves!
Commented on Cubs Acquire Jonathan Martinez As PTBNL In Darwin Barney Deal on Jul 30 2014, 5:29p - 1 reply
First, he's got to unlearn the Cubs Way
Commented on Cubs Acquire Jonathan Martinez As PTBNL In Darwin Barney Deal on Jul 30 2014, 5:28p - 1 reply
Could be that we liked what we saw when he was playing vs. Kane Co.
Commented on Cubs Acquire Jonathan Martinez As PTBNL In Darwin Barney Deal on Jul 30 2014, 5:26p - 1 reply
The combination of those 3 players in 1 body would be frickin' awesome!
Commented on Cubs Acquire Jonathan Martinez As PTBNL In Darwin Barney Deal on Jul 30 2014, 5:25p - 2 replies
There's time, I think
Commented on Cubs Acquire Felix Doubront From Red Sox on Jul 30 2014, 4:58p - 1 reply
I'd like a slice of Pie Doubront, please
Commented on Cubs Acquire Felix Doubront From Red Sox on Jul 30 2014, 4:47p - 1 reply
There is only so much trade volume that can occur at the deadline.
Commented on Cubs Acquire Jonathan Martinez As PTBNL In Darwin Barney Deal on Jul 30 2014, 4:11p - 1 reply
Meh
Commented on Orioles, Nationals Involved In TV Rights Lawsuit on Jul 30 2014, 1:45p
Loser moves to Portland
Commented on Orioles, Nationals Involved In TV Rights Lawsuit on Jul 30 2014, 1:34p - 1 reply
I long for the day when people will stop asking who's going to play shortstop
Commented on Cubs 4, Rockies 3: Baker Street on Jul 30 2014, 12:53p
Let's face it: Junior Lake already has Swing and Miss stuff
Commented on Cubs 4, Rockies 3: Baker Street on Jul 30 2014, 11:42a - 2 replies
At the game last night and sitting near the front row
Commented on Cubs 4, Rockies 3: Baker Street on Jul 30 2014, 11:04a
Not as much as John Baker
Commented on Cubs 4, Rockies 3: Baker Street on Jul 30 2014, 10:57a
I think the game in the bleachers was taking a toll on JD
Commented on Cubs 4, Rockies 3: Baker Street on Jul 30 2014, 10:29a - 1 reply
2 hbp's
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Tuesday 7/29, 7:05 CT on Jul 30 2014, 1:32a - 1 reply
Home from game
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Tuesday 7/29, 7:05 CT on Jul 30 2014, 1:06a - 3 replies
Botched squeeze?
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Tuesday 7/29, 7:05 CT on Jul 30 2014, 12:16a
Too long to stay for
Commented on Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Rockies, Tuesday 7/29, 7:05 CT on Jul 30 2014, 12:09a
Theo is responsible for that year too
Commented on Cubs 4, Rockies 1: Wada Win! on Jul 29 2014, 3:25p - 1 reply
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