Posts Tagged “Wrigley Field”

Baseball and American sports is so depressing

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Baseball and American sports is so depressing

Baseball and American sports is so depressing I was so excited about the chances of a Chicago Cubs victory in this year’s World Series game that I drove to Wrigley Field to purchase some Cubs souvenirs to celebrate, only to be reminded where those chotskies (not Tsatskeles) came from By Ray Hanania I was so…

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Waking up to a new world of a Cubs Pennant

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Waking up to a new world of a Cubs Pennant

Waking up to a new world of a Cubs Pennant I’ve always loved the Chicago Cubs since I was a little kid. Maybe it started with the name but it grew into admiring the great players that have been on the team, and being in love with one of the greatest baseball parks in America, Wrigley…

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Why are Sox fans so mean? “Winning Ugly” always

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Why are Sox fans so mean? “Winning Ugly” always

The Chicago Cubs had a great season and made Chicago proud, even though they lost to the New York Mets. But most disappointing was the conduct of White Sox fans who just can’t get past their own self-loathing to show support for a Chicago baseball team. The Cubs did great. The Sox fans are horrible…

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Secrets to getting great autographs at Wrigley Field

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Secrets to getting great autographs at Wrigley Field

How to get those great autographs at Wrigley Field. You can do it and there is a way without running out onto the playing field.  By Aaron Hanania I am going to tell you one of my personal autograph secrets that will almost guarantee you an autograph. My dad and I get to Wrigley Field…

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From the Right: Christmas Lists and Thoughts

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From the Right: Christmas Lists and Thoughts

Everyone makes Christmas lists this time of year. Here is my list to benefit everyone in Illinois…and a few back home. by Justin Shimko It’s that time of year where children are excited for Santa’s arrival all throughout North America and beyond. Parents, siblings, grandparents, and many others will be sending out their lists to…

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Feeling like a kid at Baseball Card King

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Feeling like a kid at Baseball Card King

Feeling like a kid at Baseball Card King By RAY HANANIA Southwest News-Herald/Des Plaines Valley News newspapers, Thursday, May 29, 2014 When I was a kid, the closest I got to professional baseball was buying a pack of baseball cards. The pack of five cards and bubble gum only cost 5 cents, although 5 cents…

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