Archive for the ‘Wrigley Field’ Category

Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2015

Friday, May 15th, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

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 ...

Mets-Cubs Pre-game Meetups

Sunday, June 24th, 2012 Posted in Mets games, Wrigley Field | 8 Comments »

Monday is the day. The day the Mets open a three-game series at Wrigley Field and I will be at each game. Like years past, I encourage Mets fans to gather before the games. The locations I'm thinking: Monday - Murphy's ...

Mets vs. Cubs + The Cold = A Loss

Friday, May 27th, 2011 Posted in Mets games, Wrigley Field | 4 Comments »

Game 3 of the Mets/Cubs series was by the far the coldest. I even had to break out long underwear. TMI? Once again, Nik and I were supposed to be in the 400's but we sat in some empty seats ...

Mets Win Rain-Shortened Game

Friday, May 27th, 2011 Posted in Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

The second game of the Mets/Cubs series was only better than game one because the Mets won. The weather was colder, our seats were under cover (section 223ish), but then the rain came and the game was called in the ...