It Is Still Baseball Season

By Joe Hines
PSDC Staff & Chicago Guru

Hi everyone, my name is Joe and I’m a Cub fan. (everyone)¬†Hi Joe.

Photo Credit: USA Today

Photo Credit: USA Today

By now you are all familiar with the history. 107 years without a World Series championship. The black cat. The billy goat. (Which is an awesome Chicago tavern if you are ever in town)

Bartman. Poor kid. It wasn’t his fault. Get over it Cubs fans. The error on the double play ball by Alex Gonzalez opened the floodgates on that chilly October night. And Mark Prior’s weak mental makeup. [Read more…]

2015 MLB Predictions

By Joe Hines
PSDC Staff & Chicago Guru

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Baseball season kicks off on Sunday night with the Cubs and Cardinals in the first ever opening night game at Wrigley Field. The Cubs are teeming with hope this year, as with every year. This year though, the hope actually has some actual talent with which to base itself on. This isn’t another Cubs story though, these are my predictions for the upcoming baseball season. Division races, wild cards and the World Series. As a bonus I’m throwing in the individual postseason awards. So sit back, take a look and then let me know what you think. Play ball! [Read more…]

Chicago Cubs Raid the Candy Store on Halloween

By Joe Hines
PSDC Writer & Chicago Guru

As the waves from angry Lake Michigan pound Lake Shore Drive today, the Cubs have struck up some of their own turbulence, firing manager Rick Renteria after one season at the helm of the Cubs. Renteria’s ouster is expected to be followed Monday by the hiring of free agent manager Joe Maddon, late of the Tampa Bay Rays.

Photo Credit: MLB.com

Photo Credit: MLB.com

Instead of looking at the nuts and bolts of the business of baseball, and the moral implications of terminating one good man in order to hire another, let’s look at this within the confines of baseball karma. [Read more…]