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SonnyJ9

  • joined Mar 17, 2008
  • last login Mar 27, 2014
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Northwestern/Illini Tickets Have Arrived

UPDATE from Al: I edited the title of this post on 10/29 -- my tickets arrived today. I purchased tickets online from Tickets.com on 9/22 for the NU v Illini football game scheduled for 11/20 at...

Morgan Ensberg defends Bradley

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In Morgan Ensberg's blog he defends Bradley and talks about being spit on at Wrigley.

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Yanks offer CC $140m!

The Yankees made a record-breaking six-year, $140 million offer to free-agent starter CC Sabathia on Friday, according to multiple industry sources, the first part of their plan to overhaul their...

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What is the one word to describe your feelings?

I would have to say mine is DISGUST.  This goes way beyond disappointed, discouraged, or upset, this is truly disgusting.  In my opinion this is worse than 2003 and does not even come close to...

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Which company will it be?

Sounds like a good idea for a contest.  Name which company will step up and purchase the naming rights to what is now referred to as Wrigley Field.  Ok, I'll go first.  Looking at the larger local...

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Cubs Convention Tix needed

Tried with no success to get two Cubs Convention tickets.  I would love to buy two and am willing to pay $25 over ticket price.  Please let me know if you have 2 to sell.  Thanks, I really...

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Dugout, Bullpen and Bleacher Seats

I entered with 3 e-mail addresses but have not received any notice, positive or negative.Has anyone been notified yet, either way?Those who are selected to be given the first opportunity to...

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iTunes-MLB Podcast Question

I used to download different MLB.com podcasts from the iTunes software almost on a daily basis.  I can't seem to find them available anymore.  I have tried a search and there no longer seems to be...

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Sammy works out for the Rangers

Probably not worth starting a new diary but hey, it's a slow news day and who doesn't enjoy talkin' some Sammy Sosa?h...

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Baker passed over for Padres job...

The Padres have decided to make Angels pitching coach Bud Black their new manager, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.As I mentioned in a preior diary, Baker's interview was a mere courtesy...

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Slurpee not included...

The article linked below talks about how the White Sox will start 50 games at 7:11 PM in consideration for $500,000 from 7-11 corporation.Kind of clever and not a bad way to take in $500,000 for...

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My letter to the Editor...

A few weeks ago the Trib printed my letter of disgust about the Cubs in their Saturday edition.  My latest letter did not make the print verion but is posted online...See letter below as well as...

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Hitting Coach Fired, No, not Cubs silly...

The Astros who actually have a worse team batting average than the Cubs fired their hitting coach last night.  Most all other offensive stats favor the Astros over the Cubs.Seems like GM Purpura...

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Baker offered extension? He denies it.

Interesting article in today's trib by Paul Sullivan about a Sports Illustrated report that says Baker was offered an extension but turned it down.  Baker vehemently denies this.  What I found most...

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Is it too early to call up Suarez?

The Chicago Sun-Times reports that "Cubs director of player development Oneri Fleita believes the organization has landed a future pitching star. He was excited to announce the signing of...

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Here come the Pirates!

The Pirates who have won four in a row and are 6-4 in their last ten have tied the Cubs in wins with 20.  The Pirates still trail the Cubs by percentage points since they have two more losses than...

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Guillen lashes out at Sox after tough loss...

"If they're not willing to play, there's going to be a lot of changes to this lineup pretty soon," said Guillen, whose team is in second place in the AL Central with a 31-17 record."The execution...

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Who needs Soriano?

Many fans were against the Cubs making a play for Soriano in the off-season because of his attitude and the promise of Matt Murton.  Pretty soon you'll be seeing Womack in LF while Murton continues...

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Go Devil Rays, Go!

I spend quite a bit of time in St Pete and attend some Devil Rays games while down here.  The Devil Rays and their 34 million dollar payroll, $550k median salary and 1.1 million fans compared to...

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Hypothetical Lee Contract Question...

Would Derek Lee have been able to get more money (I know he's not all about the $$) if he hadn't signed his contract prior to his injury?  Do you think this would have driven home the point to the...

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Prior Sighting...

I picked up my brother and his family tonight at O'Hare as they were returning from a week in Phoenix.  My 13 year old newphew was excited to report to me that Mark Prior was on his plane.  N...

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Starting the year on the DL...

Is it just my imagination or does there seem to be an increase in the amount of players starting the year on the DL?  Without looking everyone up I recall Lofton, Benitez, Todd Jones, Prior,...

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Cubs Lineup is in...

Pierre, CF Walker, 2B Lee, 1B Ramirez, 3B Jones, RF Barrett, C Murton LF Cedeno, SS Zambrano PPitching Matchup:CIN: RHP Aaron Harang 11-13, 3.83 ERA in 2005 3-0, 3.68 in 2005 vs. CHC 4-0, 3.99...

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Replay Ticket Option

I just noticed on the Cubs.com site and coincedentally received in the mail today, notification of the "Replay Ticket" option in which season ticket holders can sell their season tickets.  What an...

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Dugout, Bullpen and Bleacher Box Seats

Well, I was not one of the "lucky" ones as my e-mail from the Cubs below shows.  Anyone get lucky?March 13, 2006Thank you for registering for a chance to purchase tickets for a future Cubs home...

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Easier Ticket Availability Means What?

Based on my being able to get in on 6 different occasions, reported success from other BCB posters and the relatively short lines for the wrist bands what do we think this means?Is this a sign that...

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Baker can't help himself...

I recall many times when what Baker says is contradicted by someone else.  He can't seem to help himself from telling all of these white lies.  Here is an excerpt from an article in this morning's...

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Article from MLB.com predicts Cubs to finish Fourth

Card, Astros, Brewers, Cubs, Pirates, RedsNot a lot to disagree with in this article from MLB.com  I also have them finsihing fourth.Cubs   Every year, people look at this team and say: "If their...

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Cubs Season Win Total

The Cubs season over-under win total at PinnacleSports.com is listed at 85.  Other notables:White Sox 91.5 Cardinals:94 Houston 83.5 Brewers:80.5 Cincy 74 Braves 89 LA Dodgers 85.5 Yanks 100.5 ...

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Fantasy Baseball Keeper Question

I MUST keep 7 keepers this year and up to 2 rookie keepers.  In our league the keepers are only on your team for this season so technically they are not "real keepers".  Anyway, I have narrowed my...

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