Cubs Ground Crew Struggles To Get Tarp On Field, Gets Booed

Heavy rain started falling in the bottom of the fifth at Wrigley tonight and, just like the New York crew at Yankee Stadium a few weeks ago, the Chicago grounds crew struggggggled to get the tarp on the field. As you can see, this thing was botched from Jump Street and it only got worse with huge pools of water on… » 8/19/14 10:15pm 8/19/14 10:15pm

Wrigley Field Mural Depicts Scene From Comiskey Park

To celebrate Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary, the Cubs painted a bunch of murals on the outer wall of the stadium facing Waveland Avenue. One of the murals, seen above, is said to depict Charles Lindbergh taking in a Cubs game in 1927. The only problem with the picture is that it wasn't taken at Wrigley field. It… » 5/16/14 11:09am 5/16/14 11:09am

On First Pitches As A Cub, Henry Rodriguez Hit Ump And Carlos Beltran

The Washington Nationals recently traded Henry Rodriguez to the Cubs because he was not developing in the way they thought he would. Specifically, he struggled with control issues. His trade value was limited due to "bouts of wildness." He had a power arm, but often had no idea where his pitches would wind up. "He… » 6/18/13 12:37am 6/18/13 12:37am

Ronnie Woo Woo Gives Up On The Cubs, Wants Paul McCartney Tickets…

Our tipster Steven works for a ticket company out of Chicago, and wrote in to tell us that he'd had beloved Cubs fan Ronnie "Woo Woo" Wickers in the office today. He even attached a photo: "Woo_Woo_Office_Visit.jpg." Ronnie was wearing his Cubs uniform, which is no surprise; what is is that one of the most dedicated… » 6/07/11 7:05pm 6/07/11 7:05pm

It Must Be March If The Cubs Are Fighting Each Other In The Dugout

After giving up a six-run inning courtesy of a handful of errors, Carlos Silva returned to the dugout and got into a fight. It was broken up, he was removed from the game, and kept away from reporters afterward because he was "not in the right frame of mind to talk." Cubs Spring Training, people! [Chicago Breaking News » 3/02/11 5:00pm 3/02/11 5:00pm