BLOGGER CUB FAN FOR 65 YEARS: HERE IS WHAT IT LOOKED LIKE.
And that was just in the fifth inning. Some two dozen or more Cub fans who came as strangers and ended up being part of an ohana at Captain Jacks in Lahaina almost worn out hands giving high fives, grew sullen in the eighth inning and broke loose on the last out. The choruses of Go Cubs Go the Cubs are going to win today were repeated again and again. From a pure baseball standpoint, this was one of the greatest games in World Series history.
MORE JOY: WHAT IS THE ORIGIN OF THE “W” THAT CUB FANS WAVED LAST NIGHT.
CHICAGO–The famous “W”s saved in flags. What you may not know is this originated through the Cub practice after a game over many years of putting a flag up for all to see passing the ballpark with a W or an L. W flags waved after a win are seen in the stands. W’s are now posted all over town this year on store windows, even on police bicycles. You haven’t heard this on Fox nor in the newspapers so thanks to this blogs you know something most people don/t
JOY IN WRIGLEYVILLE: SLIDES OF THE SCENE
CHICAGO, Oct 8: Wrigley Field area was a colorful place Friday as huge crowds lined up at bars (cheaper than $2400 a ticket), to cheer on the Cubs and post game gather on the streets for celebration.
Only 10 wins to go for World Championship, predicted by the blogger last spring after 68 years as a Cub fan.
JOY IN WRIGLEYVILLE: REMEMBER U HEARD ON AUGUST 1: CUBS WOULD WIN WORLD SERIES
OctobEr 12–Hey 1700 blog followers see the slide show below. You heard it first here that Cubs would win the World Series, a prediction made last August. This is a team that has the chemistry and the momentum: in my 50 years experience following baseball, that is what wins the World Series. The significance of this prediction is that I have been a cynical Cub for 20 or my 40 years rooting for the Cubs. HOME RUNS, THREE BY ROOKIES, INCLUDING ONE EACH BY ROOKY BRCUBYANT AND VETERAN RIZZONWHO HAD BOTH BEEN IN SLUMPS SHOW UP THE CARDINALS. now Cubs 7, Cards 4 top of eighth in playoff today. And hey Jim H: the cards will not beat the cubs in the playoffs. Chemistry momentum outdo experience.