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    2 up now on the Cards, pending their game tonight.


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    Re: Reds 12 Cubs 0

    I'm glad I'm not a Cubs fan and I do not feel sorry for those that choose to be.




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    Don't confuse hope for a plan.

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    They are unwatchable. Why do I follow the teams that I do...


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    Most of this team needs to be dismantled. Start over is the best the Cubs can hope for.



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    Re: Reds 12 Cubs 0

    Keep it up Reds! First time in a long time something to be excited about with my team!



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    Re: Reds 12 Cubs 0

    HA HA!!! Cubs suck!! That's coming from a Pirates fan. That has to make it worse.



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    Re: Reds 12 Cubs 0

    Better punishment for Zambrano....

    Make him play everyday.



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    Having never lived in Chicago, I guess I don't understand all the animosity toward the Cubs from other fanbases, especially when comparing Cubs fans to the Yanks or Red Sox. That being said, as a Cubs fan, I feel a lot of animosity toward Jim Hendry and the Cubs organization for signing a bunch of past-their-prime players to RIDICULOUS long-term contracts.

    I love D-Lee and A-Ram, but they aren't producing right now and I don't know if they ever will at their former levels again. When you add that to the problems with Big Z, Soriano (until this year), and Kosuke, you've got issues. It's time to let Castro, Colvin, Byrd, and some good farm team talent develop a bit as a team, and hopefully Lou retires after this year so the organization can get a new manager and start to move on.


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    Re: Reds 12 Cubs 0

    Quote Originally Posted by RING4CY View Post
    I'm glad I'm not a Cubs fan and I do not feel sorry for those that choose to be.
    Says the Iowa State fan


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    Re: Reds 12 Cubs 0

    Quote Originally Posted by DSM4Cy View Post
    Having never lived in Chicago, I guess I don't understand all the animosity toward the Cubs from other fanbases, especially when comparing Cubs fans to the Yanks or Red Sox. That being said, as a Cubs fan, I feel a lot of animosity toward Jim Hendry and the Cubs organization for signing a bunch of past-their-prime players to RIDICULOUS long-term contracts.

    I love D-Lee and A-Ram, but they aren't producing right now and I don't know if they ever will at their former levels again. When you add that to the problems with Big Z, Soriano (until this year), and Kosuke, you've got issues. It's time to let Castro, Colvin, Byrd, and some good farm team talent develop a bit as a team, and hopefully Lou retires after this year so the organization can get a new manager and start to move on.
    As a White Sox fan, I'll say it is simply due to their fanbase. Most of us like Lou, like guys like Derrek Lee, etc., but simply hate the Cubs fans.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    As a White Sox fan, I'll say it is simply due to their fanbase. Most of us like Lou, like guys like Derrek Lee, etc., but simply hate the Cubs fans.
    I'm a Cubs fan and I don't like the Cubs fans. Honestly, I grew up liking both the Cubs and the Sox, but people get too riled up one way or the other. At least with a college, it is always "your team." In pro sports, not as much.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    As a White Sox fan, I'll say it is simply due to their fanbase. Most of us like Lou, like guys like Derrek Lee, etc., but simply hate the Cubs fans.
    Well that statement truly is amusing coming from a White Sox fan.



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    Quote Originally Posted by DSM4Cy View Post
    Having never lived in Chicago, I guess I don't understand all the animosity toward the Cubs from other fanbases, especially when comparing Cubs fans to the Yanks or Red Sox. That being said, as a Cubs fan, I feel a lot of animosity toward Jim Hendry and the Cubs organization for signing a bunch of past-their-prime players to RIDICULOUS long-term contracts.

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    Unless something changes by season end, my guess is a lot of heads roll. The new owner will go to work.



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    GO REDLEGS!!!



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