Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

  • Julio Borbon: Decent Ballplayer, Terrible Actor (Video + GIF)

    Julio Borbon: Decent Ballplayer, Terrible Actor (Video + GIF)

    The flopping epidemic has already spread from soccer to hockey and basketball. In fact, it got so bad in basketball that the NBA now fines players for flopping. Now it appears this flopping business has even spread to baseball. However, ballplayers are still new to the flopping game, so they have yet to hone their […]

  • Seven Years Later, Adam Greenberg Got His One At-Bat (Video)

    Seven Years Later, Adam Greenberg Got His One At-Bat (Video)

    It took seven years, a lot of hard work, a dedicated fan, and a baseball team eliminated from the post season and looking for a gimmick to sell a few more tickets, but last night Adam Greenberg finally got his one at-bat in the Major Leagues. We told you about Greenberg last week. On July […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 7/23/12 — Jeff Samardzija

    Stat Line Of The Night — 7/23/12 — Jeff Samardzija

    In 2005, Jeff Samardzija had himself a spectacular season playing wide receiver for the University of Notre Dame’s football team.  Some likely believed that he had a bright future ahead of him as an NFL receiver, but he chose to stick with his other sport; baseball.  And never has that decision looked better than during […]

  • 15 Classic Bill Murray Sports Moments

    15 Classic Bill Murray Sports Moments

    It seems that just about every pro sports team has at least one celebrity fan. Some teams, like the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks, have whole boatloads of bandwagon fans. Others, like the St. Louis Blues and Oklahoma City Thunder, have people like Jon Hamm and Bill Hader (respectively) who stayed true to […]

  • Female Cubs Fan Catches Ball With Beer Cup (Video)

    Female Cubs Fan Catches Ball With Beer Cup (Video)

    With a 38-53 record on the season, the Chicago Cubs find themselves 13.5 games out in the race for top spot in the NL Central, and 12 games out of an NL Wild Card spot.  Needless to say, their play on the field hasn’t been giving Cubs fan much, if anything, to get excited about, […]

  • Tony Campana’s Amazing Dive Earned Him His Own Theme Song (Video)

    Tony Campana’s Amazing Dive Earned Him His Own Theme Song (Video)

    Prior to Tuesday’s game against the Houston Astros, the Cubs’ Tony Campana wasn’t exactly a household name in the Majors. In fact, he wasn’t even a household name in Chicago. But the incredible elusiveness that he displayed during his dive into third following an errant pick-off attempt by Astros pitcher Wilton Lopez may have changed […]