Archive for the ‘Wrigley Field’ Category

Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2016

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 Posted in Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

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 ...

Mets Sweep Cubs, Going to World Series!

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, MLB, NLCS, Wrigley Field | 2 Comments »

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 ...

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

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, NLCS, Wrigley Field | 2 Comments »

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 ...

Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2015

Friday, May 15th, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | 1 Comment »

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 ...

Juan Lagares Steals Second Base

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 Posted in Mets, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

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: >

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 ...

Victory Lap Around Wrigley Field

Sunday, May 12th, 2013 Posted in 5K, Wrigley Field | 3 Comments »

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 ...

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 Are Grand in Finale

Thursday, June 28th, 2012 Posted in Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | 1 Comment »

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 ...

Tired, Sloppy Play Leads to Loss

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 Posted in Johan Santana, Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

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 ...