Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

  • Rare Jon Lester Pickoff Attempt Goes Very, Very Poorly (Video)

    Rare Jon Lester Pickoff Attempt Goes Very, Very Poorly (Video)

    During the baseball offseason, the Chicago Cubs made a bunch of big moves that got experts talking about the new Cubs and fans wondering if maybe, just maybe, the everlasting rebuild was over. Well guess what? It turns out that Jon Lester, the Cubs $156 million free agent acquisition, cannot throw the ball to first […]

  • 13 Biggest MLB Storylines to Follow During the 2015 Season

    13 Biggest MLB Storylines to Follow During the 2015 Season

    A lot has happened in the world of sports since the final out of the 2014 World Series. Tom Brady deflated his balls, Pete Carroll blew the Super Bowl, Steph Curry took his game to another level, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather finally agreed to a fight, and the Kentucky Wildcats got to within two games […]

  • Wrigley Field Resorts to Porta-Potties To Fix Bathroom Lines (Pic)

    Wrigley Field Resorts to Porta-Potties To Fix Bathroom Lines (Pic)

    Yesterday, we shared with you some very fun pics of ridiculous bathroom lines and piss cups that fans had to deal with due to the renovations of Wrigley Field that bled into opening day. Now, the big guns have arrived in the form of…porta-potties. THANK GOD! If there’s one thing that’s guaranteed to fix the stadium experience […]

  • Will Ferrell Played 10 Positions for 10 MLB Teams on Thursday (Videos)

    Will Ferrell Played 10 Positions for 10 MLB Teams on Thursday (Videos)

    You probably already heard about Will Ferrell‘s intentions to play all 10 positions for 10 different MLB teams during Cactus League play in Arizona.  On Thursday, he did it.  Kinda. I’ll explain what I mean by “Kinda” at the end.  For now, I’ll take you on a quick journey through #FerrellTakesTheField. It started at Hohokam Stadium in […]

  • Manny Ramirez Hits 450-Foot Bomb, Flips Bat Just Like Old Times (Pic)

    Manny Ramirez Hits 450-Foot Bomb, Flips Bat Just Like Old Times (Pic)

    When former Red Sox GM and current Cubs president Theo Epstein signed Manny Ramirez to be a player-coach for the Triple-A Iowa Cubs, a lot of people thought it was a bad idea. During his career, Manny had pretty much established himself as one of the last people you’d ever want to mentor young players, […]

  • Cubs Fan Learns He’s About to Be a Grandpa (Video)

    Cubs Fan Learns He’s About to Be a Grandpa (Video)

    This one might seem like a stretch for a sports site, but what better excuse to write about an emotional video of a guy learning he’s going to be a grandfather than the fact that he’s wearing a Cubs jacket? It would be more convenient for our purposes if the guy went on to win an impromptu […]

  • Chicago Cubs Celebrated The 100th Anniversary Of Wrigley Field Today (Video)

    Chicago Cubs Celebrated The 100th Anniversary Of Wrigley Field Today (Video)

    In what could be construed as a sign that maybe, just maybe, it’s time to think about building a new ballpark, fans of baseball, Chicago, and really old buildings celebrated the 100th anniversary of Wrigley Field, home to the lovable scamps of baseball, the Chicago Cubs. Remarkably, Wrigley Field isn’t the oldest ballpark in the major […]

  • Guy Gets Punched by Cubs Mascot After Taking Off His Head (Video)

    Guy Gets Punched by Cubs Mascot After Taking Off His Head (Video)

    If you’ve spent any time at all observing sports mascots, you know that sometimes they get into playful fights with other mascots or fans. But it is possible to enrage a mascot to the point of getting punched in the face, and it actually isn’t even that hard.  All you have to do is take […]