Poised to enter the playoffs and make a run at their first World Series title since 1908, the Chicago Cubs boast one of the best records in baseball. Veterans Carlos Zambrano and Ryan Dempster and midseason acquisition Rich Harden anchor a solid pitching staff. With returning stars Alfonso Soriano, Derrek Lee, and Aramis Ramirez in the heart of the batting order, the Cubs’ depth and balance make them one of the favorites to win it all and send their legions of fans to baseball heaven for the first time in a hundred years.
The drought continues. Donald Evans has edited together quite a collection of writings related to the Cubbie Blues, following the Cubs on their endless journey to a World Series championship. Donald collects essays, articles, songs, and much more from Cubs fans who demonstrated through their writings, a connection to the Cubs and their history. The book also displays quite a collection of facts related to Cubs history. Read the rest of this entry »