Cubs Rained Out Wednesday; Dempster to Start Thursday

By Chris Rewers on Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Wednesday's scheduled game between the Cubs and Colorado Rockies was postponed by rain, bringing a dismal end to a disappointing 3-5 homestand.

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April 1, 2011: Aisle 233, Row 8, Seat 110

By Chris Rewers on Thursday, April 7, 2011

I turned 41 on April 1 and I can't think of a better birthday present than the one my wife, Denise, gave me this year - three tickets to this year's Opening Day game between the Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field.

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Bursting Fergie's Bubble

By Chris Rewers on Wednesday, August 18, 2010

I enjoyed Len Kasper's anecdote during Wednesday's Cubs-Padres telecast on Comcast SportsNet regarding the gum chewing habits of rookie Darwin Barney.

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Not Ready For Prime Time

By Chris Rewers on Thursday, July 29, 2010

Cubs fans are apparently finding better ways to spend their time than watching an underachieving fourth-place ballclub that is 10 games below .500.

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Should We Throw The Sox A Parade?

By Chris Rewers on Thursday, July 8, 2010

Two out of three, as Meatloaf sings, ain't bad - but in baseball it shouldn't be anything to brag about.

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Brewers 3, Cubs 2

By Chris Rewers on Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Hero: Ted Lilly was spectacular for most of the night, surrendering just four hits over eight innings while walking none and striking out eight. But Lilly made one critical mistake. After his offense finally staked him a run in the top of the eighth, Lilly promptly coughed it up as National League home run leader Corey Hart crushed a hanging sinker over the left-field fence to lead off the bottom of the eighth. It was Hart's 15th round-tripper of the season.

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Concession Review No. 2: High Plains Bison Hot Dog

By Chris Rewers on Sunday, May 2, 2010

The High Plains Bison Hot Dog tasted like ... um ... a hot dog.

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Sincerely, JCB

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