Chicago Cubs had lights ready for Wrigley back in 1941, but they donated them to a Shipyard instead

The Chicago Cubs were ready to install lights at Wrigley Field way back in 1941, but with the War hitting, they donated the lights to a shipyard instead, and then lights would then not come to Wrigley Field until 1988… Lights were going to go up at Wrigley Field, but then Pearl Harbor happened……(December 7,… Continue reading Chicago Cubs had lights ready for Wrigley back in 1941, but they donated them to a Shipyard instead

Another former Major League Baseball Player has gone on to that “Diamond in the Sky”:Chicago Cubs second baseman Glenn Beckert gone at age 79

Last week it was Al Kaline, the former Detroit Tigers’ slugger, and this week it is Glenn Beckert, a former Chicago Cubs’ second baseman, and Beckert was an outstanding defensive second baseman, and he had enough bat awareness to make him one of the toughest “outs” in all of the major leagues during a key… Continue reading Another former Major League Baseball Player has gone on to that “Diamond in the Sky”:Chicago Cubs second baseman Glenn Beckert gone at age 79

Former LA Dodgers, Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox’ key player Bill Buckner gone at age 69:Buckner dies after battling dementia

I remember Bill Buckner from his early days with the Los Angeles Dodgers, when the Dodgers were so good, it was hard to find a starting spot for/on Tommy Lasorda’s club… You had Steve Garvey at first base, Davey Lopes at second base, Bill Russell at shortstop, Ron Cey at third base and Steve Yeager… Continue reading Former LA Dodgers, Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox’ key player Bill Buckner gone at age 69:Buckner dies after battling dementia

Seems like you can “Never Say Goodbye”:Our baseball friend Kevin Reid has joined the Chicago Cubs’ angels in the outfield

Just learned today that our old friend Kevin Reid died last Friday and now one of the strongest/most diehard Chicago Cubs fans in the history of the team, is gone… The Cubs win the World Series just one season ago, for the first time since what 1908 and after many years of hoping and cheering… Continue reading Seems like you can “Never Say Goodbye”:Our baseball friend Kevin Reid has joined the Chicago Cubs’ angels in the outfield

Greensboro Grasshoppers first-ever manager in Game 7 of the World Series tonight(Chicago Cubs) and former hitting instructor is there too(Cubs)

*****They say that there is nothing that can compare to the Game 7 of a Championship Series and that is what you have tonight with the Cubs at the Indians for MLB’s World Series Title.***** Brandon Hyde and John Mallee with the Chicago Cubs, as they go for the Game Seven win/victory and the World… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers first-ever manager in Game 7 of the World Series tonight(Chicago Cubs) and former hitting instructor is there too(Cubs)