Archive for the ‘Cubs’ Category

The Mets/Cubs Debacle

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 Posted in Cubs, Mets games | No Comments »

I love the Mets. I look forward to schedule release day every year to see when they'll come and play the Cubs. (Playing the White Sox in 2013 was just a bonus.) No matter how good or bad the team ...

Mets Take Two from Cubs

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 Posted in Cubs, Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

Few things beat an easy walk to a baseball stadium. It's even better when I can take a short stroll to see my team play. So this past weekend I took in three Mets-Cubs games at Wrigley Field. The team ...

A Visiting Fan’s Guide to Wrigley Field

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 Posted in Cubs, Fan's Guide, Wrigley Field | 4 Comments »

In what is a long overdue post, I wanted to share my visitor's fan guide to Wrigley Field. I moved to Chicago in June of 2007 and saw my first Cubs game earlier in 2007 when I was in town ...

Mets Lose Wrigley Opener

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 Posted in Carlos Beltran, Cubs, Merkle's, Mets games, Wrigley Field | 1 Comment »

My day started off really well with employee appreciate week at work and an air hockey table temporarily brought in. From work I went and met up with some other Mets fans at Merkle's before the game. The sun was ...

Cubs vs. Rockies at Coors Field

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 Posted in Cubs, Road Trips, Rockies | 2 Comments »

While out in Colorado for a wedding, Nik and I decided to catch a Rockies game with a few of our friends. The Rockies were playing the Cubs, and since we live in Chicago, we decided we'd root for the ...

My Weekend at Wrigley Field for Mets/Cubs

Monday, September 6th, 2010 Posted in Cubs, Merkle's, Mets games, MLB, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

No matter how good or bad the Mets might be playing, I always look forward to their games against the Cubs at Wrigley Field. It's the one time of year that I don't have to travel out of town to ...

White Sox vs. Cubs + Blackhawks = Heaven?

Monday, June 14th, 2010 Posted in Blackhawks, Cubs, Stanley Cup, White Sox, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

I had never been to a Sox/Cubs game and when I saw a YouSwoop deal for $79 rooftop tickets, I thought it was a good opportunity to go. It also ended up being a night where the Cubs honored the ...

Cubs/Phillies at Wrigley

Friday, August 29th, 2008 Posted in Cubs | 4 Comments »

The other night Nik and I were talking about going to "Blackhawks Night" at an upcoming White Sox game. He said he'd rather see another Cubs game before the season is over. So I looked at their schedule and saw ...