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    Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Who is everyone rooting for and how do you think the series will turn out?

    I'm a Cubs fan, but with how crappy the bats have been for the Cubbies I wouldn't be surprised to see them lose 2 of 3, and the one game they win, they win 1-0 or 2-1.

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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Cubs break out of their slump and sweep the series.



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    The way both teams are playing, I can see three 0-0 ties happening. How can this happen you may ask? Bud Selig will issue a suspension of play, realizing that the stake of fandom is in peril due to the horrendous on-field product that these two "teams" are providing, and instead of subjecting fans to watch this garbarge, he'll do the right thing and allow these clubs to move on with at least some shread of dignity.

    ...either that or a Cubs sweep.



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Cubs break out of their slump and sweep the series.
    And in turn, get swept in the second series by the white sox...sounds so eerie familiar



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    I agree this series will be low scoring. I predict the Sox having one of their scoring explosion games winning 8-1. But I see the Cubs winning 2 of 3 if I am being honest.


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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Agreed with all. Neither team is playing well. This could be really fun to watch or some really ugly baseball.
    As always I'll be pulling for the Cubs.
    clone26 I hope you're wrong about that scoring explosion, I just put some coin on the under



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    June Splits for the schedule Sox starters:

    Danks: 0-2, 13 IP, 11 H, 4 HR, 4 BB, 11 K, 4.85 ERA
    Floyd: 1-0, 21.2 IP, 14 H, 2 HR, 4 BB, 20 K, 1.66 ERA
    Contreras: 2-0, 16 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 11 K, 0.00 ERA



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    Cubs Win! Cubs Win! Cubs Win!


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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    I'll root for the Cubs;



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Sox at Cubs:
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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Am I the only South Side fan here? Good grief. When I think of the Cubs, I think of the hawkeyes.



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    Am I the only South Side fan here? Good grief. When I think of the Cubs, I think of the hawkeyes.
    I feel the same way



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    Am I the only South Side fan here? Good grief. When I think of the Cubs, I think of the hawkeyes.
    The ChiSox are much more arrogant than the Cubs. In the grand scheme of things I could care less about each team, but Cubs fans are typically a lot more laid back and friendly.



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    I think if the Cubs embarass themselves this week at home against their cross town rival, it will really push management to make some drastic changes or trades. I think this is a really big week for the Cubs.



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    Re: Cubs vs. Whitesox

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    Am I the only South Side fan here? Good grief. When I think of the Cubs, I think of the hawkeyes.
    That's weird cuz when i think of the hawkeyes, the cardinals and white sox come to mind


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