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The Cubs End Their Five-Game Losing Streak

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 | 0 comments

  The Cubs celebrate after their come from behind victory tonight. In the early going it looked like the Cubs were going to continue their losing ways. Two errors by catcher Welington Castillo and a throwing error by shortstop Starlin Castro allowed the Milwaukee Brewers to score three runs in the top of the second inning. But the Cubs defense wouldn’t allow any more runs to come...

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Cubs Look To Break a Four-Game Losing Streak

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 | 0 comments

  After taking two out of three in Pittsburgh to start the season, the Cubs have lost five in-a-row since then. Offense hasn’t been a major issue for the Cubs although it wouldn’t hurt for them to score a few more runs. Defense and pitching have been the achilles heel for the Cubs so far in 2013. The loveable losers gave Atlanta an early 4-0 lead last Friday and lost 4-1. The...

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Q101 SPORTS WRAP 3-19-12

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 | 0 comments

Well the big story of the night is our beloved Chicago Bulls. They soundly defeated the Orlando Magic on their home turf by a final score of 85-59. Although Magic Center Dwight Howard still had a double-double, the Bulls were able to keep his numbers low with just 12 points and 18 rebounds. The Bulls defense was just overwhelming tonight. The rest of Orlando’s starters only scored a total...

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Be The First One On Your Block To Name New Cubs Mgr

Posted by on Nov 18, 2011 | 0 comments

Right when we felt confident that we knew how to pronounce the name of the Chicago Cubs Manager Mike Quade (KWA-dee), they go out and find another dude with an even harder name to pronounce:  Dave SWAYM (spelled “Sveum”).  This completes (we think) the rebuilding of brass on the North Side after they raided the Boston front office to swipe Theo Epstein as Team President, snatched...

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Chicago’s Heavyweight Rock Champ Flexes Muscles

Posted by on Oct 14, 2011 | 5 comments

Chicago’s Heavyweight Rock Champ Flexes Muscles

The first time I saw Smashing Pumpkins perform was at a packed Metro in August of 1993.  It was one of the very first shows of the “Siamese Dream” tour.  That night, well the beginning of it at least, is seared into my memory: they opened with “Soma”.  If you’re familiar with that tune from the band’s sophomore album, it’s hardly the type of song any...

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