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Contreras helps Cubs bring back that “lovin’ feeling”

The Righteous Brothers couldn’t have sung it any better. With the Contreras trade, and a sweep vs the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards, that ‘lovin’ feeling’ seems to have returned. The Cubs put up an impressive 7-0 lead or better … Continue reading

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SportsBard Weekly

Lots of stuff happened over the last week. The Cubs are in the World Series, the Bears are still struggling, and Hearthstone is still a really fun game! Let’s see what happened shall we? Right the wrong, Panthers– Rae Carruth’s … Continue reading

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Kyle Schwarber joins Cubs in Cleveland for World Series

The 2016 season began ominously when left fielder Kyle Schwarber collided with center fielder Dexter Fowler. Kyle seemed to take the worst of it as he rolled over and stayed down. The Cubs would go on to a 25-6 record … Continue reading

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Cubs make it back to World Series for the first time since 1945

People told me this day would come. I cautiously believed them. When the Cubs hired Joe Maddon back in 2014, I cried. I knew it was a huge step in the right direction. 2015 was a magical season. The Cubs … Continue reading

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Cubs win despite Maddon’s best effort to lose the game

For the second time in less than a week, Cubs manager Joe Maddon does his best job to overthink things, taking starting pitcher Jon Lester out after 6 stellar innings, burning 3 pitchers in the seventh inning, and bringing Chapman … Continue reading

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Baez brings it all to the table

Out of the many Cubs prospects that have been called up over the past 3 seasons, Javier Baez might be the most complete player. His defense is top notch, he has speed, and power. He can probably play every position … Continue reading

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The scariest fact about the 2016 Cubs

2016 has been a record season for the Chicago Cubs in so many ways. They had a record start to the season. Their starting pitching has compiled some lofty stats. There was the All-Star game, which featured their entire infield. … Continue reading

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