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MLB’s rule changes are necessary or ridiculous and there’s no middle ground

MLB’s rule changes are necessary or ridiculous and there’s no middle ground

March 28, 2017

Baseball season is finally here. After a five month break, the Cubs enter the 2017 season as the World Ch...

Chicago is MLB’s Most Valuable City

Chicago is MLB’s Most Valuable City

May 24, 2016

Compared to New York City and Los Angeles, Chicago doesn't come in first in a lot of city-based statistics....

Cubs’ Schwarber Out For Season

Cubs’ Schwarber Out For Season

April 26, 2016

DON’T PANIC! I repeat, DON’T PANIC! Cubs fans should know something: It’s all going to be OK!...

Game on with ‘Learn It, Play It’ Initiative

Game on with ‘Learn It, Play It’ Initiative

March 15, 2016

Who needs a football team? The “Learn It, Play It” program is an initiative from Campus Recreation...

Wrigley Renovations

Wrigley Renovations

March 15, 2016

No marquee and no golden arches. As the Cubs train in Arizona, Wrigley Field continues major renovations...

Closing The Curtain on the 2015 National League

Closing The Curtain on the 2015 National League

September 24, 2015

The curtain on the 2015 MLB season is closing, but not before teams are making their last push into the...