The Chicago Cubs – 1945 – 2016

In the first half of the 20th century, the Cubs were one of the mightiest teams in all of baseball – a perennial pennant contender despite not winning the World Series since 1908. The second half of baseball’s 20th century entrenched … Continue reading

The Chicago Cubs – 1945 – 2016

In the first half of the 20th century, the Cubs were one of the mightiest teams in all of baseball – a perennial pennant contender despite not winning the World Series since 1908. The second half of baseball’s 20th century entrenched … Continue reading

The Chicago Cubs – 1945 – 2016

In the first half of the 20th century, the Cubs were one of the mightiest teams in all of baseball – a perennial pennant contender despite not winning the World Series since 1908. The second half of baseball’s 20th century entrenched … Continue reading

Jackie Robinson

 Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in baseball. The dramatic story of how Branch Rickey  defied the baseball establishment by promoting to the major leagues the first African American players ever to walk on the field is a fascinating story. However, … Continue reading

The Chicago Cubs – 1945 – 2016

In the first half of the 20th century, the Cubs were one of the mightiest teams in all of baseball – a perennial pennant contender despite not winning the World Series since 1908. The second half of baseball’s 20th century entrenched … Continue reading