Tag Archives: Great Depression

Post Mortem: The 2008 Chicago Cubs


I took awhile before writing this final 2008 baseball blog. The Chicago Cubs had a wonderful regular season. Not since Ryne Sandberg was MVP and Gary Matthews was the 3-hole hitter have the Cubs piled up as many victories. So, … Continue reading

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Moniker: No More Mr. Nice Guy, Nice Guys Finish Last


In the link above, Mr. William Safire’s Dictonary had a few wholes in it. He referenced the idea that last place was 7th in the 1940s. But aside from that, he was referencing politics. “Mr. Nice Guy” could be an … Continue reading

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