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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    Quote Originally Posted by cigaretteman View Post

    Several ex-Cubs-turned-analysts fill the bill, including Mark Grace, Rick Sutcliffe, Dan Plesac, Eric Karros, Gary Matthews and Mitch Williams.


    Grace would be awesome and I enjoy listening to Sutcliffe and Karros. Mitch Williams is OUTSTANDING on the MLB network. I've never heard Gary Matthews do anything related to broadcasting so I can't offer an opinion there. For some reason, I can't stand Plesac.

    Pat Hughes is a great pbp guy so I hope they can match him up with somebody that he has good chemistry with. Santo was pretty bad as far as a typical color man goes, but his emotion and the repoir (sp?) he had with Pat made them a great team.

    While I'm a Cards fan, I've got a soft spot for the Cubs since my family is all Cubs fans and I can listen to them in my office in the summer. I hope they get somebody good.



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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    Should start and stop with Mark Grace. Done and done.



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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    It's time. Ronnie will be a hard act to follow.

    I hope they get a guy with a good sense of humor.



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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    It's time. Ronnie will be a hard act to follow.

    I hope they get a guy with a good sense of humor.
    A good sense of humor is essential.



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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    It'll never be the same


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    Plesac would be an awesome hire. The guy is top notch on MLB Network



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    Re: Cubs Begin Search for New Radio Analyst

    Lou Boudreau and Vince Lloyd will never be topped.
    It takes someone willing to have a complete detachment from the carnage on the field.



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