Fifty years ago this upcoming Monday—Sept. And then, in top of the fourth, something bizarre happened that has become part of baseball lore: A black cat appeared in front of the Cubs dugout and pranced back and forth a few times before disappearing into the bowels of the ballpark. The Mets went on to win the game, the pennant and the World Series.
The Internet's been abuzz about the comedian and actor pronounced with a hard "o" since his beloved sitcom "Arrested Development" was resurrected by Netflix for a fourth season — seven years after being abruptly canceled by Fox. We caught up with Cross for a chat about the new season and the year he spent living in Chicago that was so miserable he almost threw himself off a forklift. We're excited that you're coming to visit!
Don't have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. The Marlins blew another game in late innings last night against the hapless Cubbies, but it wasn't all bad news at Sun Life Stadium.
The Cubs should move to the Philippines and change their name to the Manila Folders! The Surgeon General and various medical agencies around the world have been seriously considering adopting a new universal logo for the Heimlich Maneuver:. These two were closely considered but they have decided on one that represents a more universal sign for choking:.
The Better Business Bureau is warning sports fans to be on the lookout for scams involving the Cubs home opener and Blackhawks Stanley Cup playoff run. Chicago Cubs single-game tickets go on sale Friday morning. The Chicago Cubs surprised fans with the chance to win free tickets Thursday.
After four years of Dusty Baker and more than three of Lou Piniella, though, a Cubs fan is allowed to celebrate the small victory of hearing each day from something other than a cartoon character. This is not to say that Mike Quade is some kind of revelation, baseball genius, or chosen deliverer of freedom from the bonds of failure. He may be a good manager, maybe not.
World Series champion. Cover star. Beyond the racy photos, Baez gets personal in the interview for the magazinetalking about his sister, Noely, who died at the age of 21 in
MESA, Ariz. Do grateful fans really buy your meals and drinks for the rest of your life? On the field, the Cubs have continued rewarding fans since their magical championship run in
Initially, it was easy to assume this guy was a total douche. Way to act like a total douche instead of giving the ball back to the little kid in front of you buddy. Cubs fans suck pic.
Inside are more photos of a naked Baez doing baseball stuff in a desert. In May, I found myself agreeing with those Cubs fans who were clamoring to see more of slick-fielding, explosive-hitting Javier Baez, a versatile athlete who started the season batting ninth and sometimes sitting the bench. Naked photos of Javy Baez are more popular in my social media feeds this week than retweets from the Obama era of outraged Republicans demanding that any health care bill get a full public debate.