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Commentary: Chicago Cubs, the World Series, and the greatest moment

Commentary: Chicago Cubs, the World Series, and the greatest moment

Ben Gartland

November 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

There are moments that words don’t reach. Instead, it’s an ear-splitting roar, a moment of absolute adrenaline and jubilation. A frenzy of hugging, crying and yelling. That’s what baseball is: a game of moments. What makes this sport so special is that there is no time limit, so ther...

Commentary: The dream of the Chicago Cubs feels like a reality

Commentary: The dream of the Chicago Cubs feels like a reality

Geoff Stellfox

October 17, 2016


Filed under News

When I was two-years-old, I went on the field at Wrigley Field and met Andre Dawson. Fast-forward 25 years (plus some change), and he’s back at Wrigley to throw out the first pitch in Game Two of the NLCS, and I’m back in the stands. Life’s funny like that — it moves in circles, giv...

Commentary: The MLB playoffs can’t be predicted

Commentary: The MLB playoffs can’t be predicted

Ben Gartland

October 10, 2016


Filed under Commentary, Sports

With 103 wins in the 2016 regular season, the Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball. They stormed into the playoffs, running away with the National League Central Division. The stakes and the hopes are high, especially for a team that hasn't won the World Series in 108 years. Read More &raq...

Wrigleyville prepares for Cubs Wild Card game

Wrigleyville prepares for Cubs Wild Card game

Megan Deppen

October 7, 2015


Filed under Metro, News

Hours before the anticipated start of the Cubs wildcard playoff game against the Pirates, carts of canned beer are wheeled into Wrigleyville staple, Sluggers sports bar, where general manager David Strauss scurries between the rooms giving final orders to staff. Read More »...

DePaul Cubs fans stuck in class during Wild Card game

DePaul Cubs fans stuck in class during Wild Card game

Reed Lubin

October 7, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Cubs will face off against their division rival, the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday at 7:08 p.m.  The winner of the game will advance to the National League Division Series on Friday where they would play their even greater rival, the St. Louis Cardinals. Read More »...

This week in Chicago, July 20-26

This week in Chicago, July 20-26

Brenden Moore

July 20, 2015


Filed under Campus News, Metro, News

This Week in Chicago: What’s going on and what to look out for this week in and around Chicago and DePaul. Read More »...

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