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stelmodad

  • joined Mar 17, 2008
  • last login Oct 15, 2009
  • posts 41
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My dad has been a Cubs fan for fifty years and most of that time he refuses to look at the standings till August.

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Good Ken Rosenthal Article

http://msn.foxsports.com/mlb/story/5657268Level headed account of the season and a good analysis of what created it.Unfortunately, I left the article with the same sense of "ah shucks" that I had...

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TV (tradional or internet) Viewing Tendancies

I want to know what kind of folks are out there when it comes to watching the games when the likely outcome may be bad.I know folks would likely never give up a ticket even though the team was...

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Phil Rogers...dote? tool? correct?

What is up with this article? http://chicagosports.chicagotribune.com/sports/columnists/cs-060526rogers,1,4300331.column?coll=cs-h ome-utilityOf the Cubs to be "calling out" Barrett is at the...

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Ricky Nolasco, a brief '06 bio

He's started only one game this year, that being on May 17th. In his twelve appearances, he's averaged just over an inning of work in each, with his only start taking him through 3.2 (in those 3.2...

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Rebuild or Build Up?

It seems that we're all stuck in this limbo... Granted one caused by a team that has given added meaning to the term "struggling."So right now, it seems three plausible scenarios exist (if there...

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Farm system report

I try to attend all of the West Tenn games here in Chattanooga so I was able to catch not only a shelling of Mathes (giving up 9 runs in 3.2) but get my first look at Eric Patterson. Good kid, good...

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Help for the Cubbie fans who live out of Town.

Okay, so they keep broadcasting how many thousands of tickets are available in the bleachers... but no... we can't buy them online.As a fellow who often travels with his lovely wife and kids up to...

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Winter, Spring, Jae-kuk Ryu

Saw this photo of Jae-kuk Ryu and thought - "This guy's serious... or really nervous." Most of my typical day is spent trying to figure out what another guy is thinking so it was fun to see this...

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Pitchers and catchers photos

From yahoo photos (with short url) - idea from Ienpwhttp://tiny.wistful.net/id/2132Seeing the guys running around, chatting with each other and practicing is making the wait till opening day all...

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The benefits of a Southern Cub fan

Okay, I can't really call myself Southern, but resisdency in the South has it's privilages...[an aside - Sometimes I wonder what trickery or magic was performed on me as child - because I have not...

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Cross country trip

Other than visiting relatives and picking up some Colorado viruses I had a chance to check out a few ball parks over the Christmas holidays.On my way through St. Louis I saw the redbirds new home -...

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