Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2016

July 21, 2016

When the Mets last played at Wrigley Field, they swept the Cubs to win the NLCS and advanced to the World Series. Game four of that series is quite possibly one of the best sporting events I ever witnessed live and in person. More recently, the Cubs and Mets played a few weeks ago at Citi […]

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Mets Sweep Cubs, Going to World Series!

October 22, 2015

Last night is a night that I will never forget. The Mets beat the Cubs 8-3 to sweep the NLCS to advance to the World Series. I know the Mets were in the World Series in 2000, but this is different. I’m a working adult now, as opposed to a senior in college, and have […]

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Mets at Cubs – NLCS Game 3 – Mets 5, Cubs 2

October 21, 2015

I cannot believe the Mets are one win away from going to the World Series!! My co-workers are waiting for me to trash talk and I just can’t do it. I’m not that type of person to begin with but it’s still shocking to me that the Mets are doing this well right now. I […]

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Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2015

May 15, 2015

For the second season in a row, the Mets were swept by the Cubs at Wrigley Field. I was there for every game and combined with the cooler temps, it was more miserable than you could imagine. The Mets should have at least won on Wednesday and Thursday. Without further ado, a quick summary and […]

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Juan Lagares Steals Second Base

May 12, 2015

At Monday’s Mets/Cubs game, I just so happened to have my camera focused on Juan Lagares at first base. It paid off for me when he stole second: >

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Mets Take Two from Cubs

May 21, 2013

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 won on Friday, lost on Saturday and won again on Sunday. Friday May 17, a […]

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Victory Lap Around Wrigley Field

May 12, 2013
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Several months ago I registered for the May 11 Race to Wrigley 5K. I’m not a very good distance runner, but I ran one 5K last summer and enjoyed it and decided I’d run one 5K a month during the summer of 2013. Shortly after signing up, Nik and I started running in the morning to […]

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A Visiting Fan’s Guide to Wrigley Field

February 6, 2013

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 apartment hunting. Since then, I’ve lived within a mile walk to the stadium and have […]

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Mets Are Grand in Finale

June 28, 2012

Wednesday’s Mets game is why I, and I’m sure many others, have stayed loyal to the Mets. Each game is a new one and you never know what to expect. I was being questioned if I was going to go to the final game of this Mets-Cubs series. Of course I was! It was never […]

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Tired, Sloppy Play Leads to Loss

June 26, 2012

It seems that over the last few years whenever the Mets come to Chicago to play the Cubs, they always struggle. Monday’s opener in the series was no different. The team arrived to Chicago at 4am following their Sunday night game in New York against the Yankees. I’m sure the Mets were dealing with the […]

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