Sam Harrelson

Meetings aren’t the answer.

Something we should all remember regardless of our line of work…

Meetings aren’t the answer. Creating the right environment is.

via March to NL Central crown just might be Joe Maddon’s best work as Cubs manager




This Could Be the Year

This could be the year. Seeing the team rush the field after a hard fought 11th inning win and hearing the fans singing “Go Cubs Go” is huge this early in the year!

“Last year and the year before, we lost a lot of games like that,” Castro said. “We played a lot of extra-inning games and lost. We play more than nine and we keep fighting and try to win.”

via Cubs walk off on Starlin’s single in 11th | cubs.com.




Pretty Much Me Tonight

Exactly…

xkcd: Super Bowl

via xkcd: Super Bowl.




Let’s Play Two

“He was Mr. Cub and no other player in franchise history — or in the club’s future — will ever be adored in the same way.”

via Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dead at 83




R.I.P. Mr Cub

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Sad day for us Cubs fans and baseball fans in general. What a great man. We should all earn from his example

Ernie Banks




Maybe Next Year…

My Cubbies will have a good season (miss the ’89-91 team)!




This Is How I Played

Here’s @ElvisandrusSS1 taking “swing at anything” to its logic... on Twitpic

Swing for the fences, young man.




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Meant to post earlier but here’s Ryan Newman’s car for 2014 from pit road before the Southern 500




Why Aren’t We Watching the World Series?

“No sports event will ever get 37 million viewers again… except the Super Bowl.”

It’s not just baseball, btw. My beloved NASCAR is similarly hurting for somewhat similar reasons with a push towards equalized competitors in regions of the country that don’t appeal to the base of the sport.




Cheater?

Cheater?

Seems like a mighty gutsy thing to do (if true) during a game scrutinized by millions…

It does appear that Lester goes out of his way to touch that spot in his glove with just his first finger…

via People Are Freaking Out About The Green Stuff In Jon Lester’s Glove During Game 1 Of The World Series – Business Insider.