Monthly Archives: March 2011

Opening Day and Len K

The opening day of the baseball season has already provided excitement, in particular for the Reds as Ramon Hernandez stunned the Brewers with a two-out, three run walk-off HR. The real excitement comes tomorrow for Cubs fans as the season begins…

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Cubs vs Cubs

Today at Hohokam the Cubs played an intra-squad charity game against minor leaguers from the Cubs organization. The final score on another beautiful Mesa, AZ day was the Minor League guys 8 and the Cubs 6, the score was irrelevant…

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Dry Heat

Garza frustrated   Today was one of those end of spring games that make you ready to see some “real” baseball and at the same time makes you hope the Cubs are ready to play some “real” baseball. The Cubs…

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Colvin’s Slam Not Enough

Marmol in 9th Today continued the great weather here in Mesa as we had 75 degrees and abundant sunshine. The Cubs played a split squad Colorado Rockies team and ended up on the losing end of a 6-4 score in…

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Cubs Comeback with Castro

Castro’s big hit in 7th  Now that he’s firmly entrenched as a 21 year old, yesterday’s birthday boy Starlin Castro helped the Cubs to a comeback win over a split-squad Seattle Mariners team by the score of 6-3. It was…

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Cubs Sox

I hope you had the chance to see yesterday’s game on ESPN2 or CSN, it was a fun game with the Cubs holding on to beat the White Sox 8-7 in front of 13,282 fans at a sold out Hohokam…

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Silva Stakes Claim in Cubs Win

Silva mowing down A’s today A fabulous day at Hohokam Stadium with great weather (sunny and low 70′s with a nice breeze) and a Cubs 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics. I don’t know if Carlos Silva had heard or…

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Rainy Day, Cool Night

Yesterday’s Cubs/Angels game was called due to rain and high winds in the top of the 4th inning with the Cubs leading 7-4. It was a wet and nasty day with 6 of the 8 Cactus League games canceled due…

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Wells and Wellington Wow in Walk-Off Win

Wells A beautiful day in Mesa, a hazy sky and temperatures in the mid 70s helped entice 13,465 fans (a single game Hohokam record) to come out and witness the Cubs beat the World Champion Giants (a split squad version)….

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Bats Hot in the AZ Sun

It’s a good thing today’s cell phones have calculators because there was alot of big numbers put out today at Hohokam Stadium. The Cubs came up one short in the final score losing 14-13 to the Reds, the two teams…

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