This morning on the WROK Morning Show, we were joined by our pal Mark Grote, who happens to be 1/3 of the best baseball broadcasting team on radio. Mark, along with the great Pat Hughes and former Cub & all-star Ron Coomer have brought you every single game this season on WROK--and they're ready for the playoffs. Are you?
Last week, I was talking with a friend about the Chicago Cubs beginning the playoffs with the NLDS (National League Division Series), when he casually mentioned that he had been offered a chance to purchase tickets to Game #2 from a friend. I thought that was really cool...until he told me the asking price.
Honesty time here. With the Chicago Cubs about to start their playoff run tonight (after an incredible, history-making regular season), around here, our minds are pretty much one track--all Cubs, all the time. If you're planning on hanging out with a group of friends and/or family for the games, we've got a few nuggets of information for you to have ready-to-go, just in case they're needed.
Is it gonna happen? Will the Chicago Cubs win it all this year? To be honest, I have absolutely no idea whatsoever. Having spent the last 52 years as a Cubs fan, I know very well the old adage about counting chickens, but...I'm still fired up and excited to see what the playoffs (beginning this Friday against the hated St...