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Wrigleyville Nation Ep 193 – Guest: James Neveau, Cubs April, Kris Bryant, Great Starting Pitching, & More

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James Neveau, from NBC Chicago, joins us this week. We discuss Kris Bryant starting to contribute to the Cubs offense. The Cubs also had a week of good starting pitching performances. The bullpen has been fine. We discuss what a Russell return to the Cubs could look like. The first month of the season is complete and the Cubs record …

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Stewart McVicar: Philanthropist and Founder of Club 400

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Another exclusive chapter from the new, expanded 2019 edition of Cubsessions: Famous Fans of Chicago’s North Side Baseball Team and Their Stories of Pain, Loyalty, Hope and (Finally) Joy The new expanded 2019 edition was released on April 9, and includes 7 new interviews. Wrigleyville Nation is sharing an exclusive new chapter from the book featuring an interview with media …

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Wrigleyville Nation Ep 191 – Guest: Michael Cerami, Cubs Opening Homestand, Pitching Improvements, Heyward & Willson Offense, & More

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Michael Cerami, from Bleacher Nation, joins us this week. We break down the first Cubs homestand of the year. Darvish and Quintana start to turn things around, the bullpen played better, and Willson Contreras continues his offensive explosion. Pat visits Marlins Park, and More! Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on iTunes, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found. Download or …

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Jose Cardenal: A beloved ex-Cub’s unlikely road to the White House and rock star status

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An exclusive chapter from the new expanded 2019 edition of Cubsessions: Famous Fans of Chicago’s North Side Baseball Team and Their Stories of Pain, Loyalty, Hope and (Finally) Joy The Cubs are more than just a baseball team to those who root for them. From the heartaches of 1969 and 2003 to the pure joy of 2016, emotional ties bind …

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Wrigleyville Nation Ep 190 – Guest: Guest: Ryan Davis, Cubs Struggles, Home Opener, and More

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Ryan Davis joins us this week. We discuss the bullpen troubles and other pitching concerns. The Cubs offense had a good week, Jason Heyward might be back to his old Cardinal numbers. We preview the Cubs home opener and discuss some best and worst home opener moments. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on iTunes, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are …

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Wrigleyville Nation Ep 183 – Guest: Dakota Mekkes, Iowa Cubs Pitcher

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Dakota Mekkes, Cubs Prospect and Iowa Cubs Pitcher, joins us this week. We start the show recapping Cubs offseason transactions since our last show. Then we get into Dakota’s minor league career. He has moved through the minor league system over the last two years, and has been very impressive along the way. Great interview. We close the show with …

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Wrigleyville Nation Ep 137 – Remembering John Arguello, Our Favorite Clips, & Cubs Talk

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This week we remember John Arguello, from the CubsDen Blog. He was a kind, intelligent, thoughtful man & a great Cubs’ fan who was always generous w/ his time. Losing him breaks our hearts.  The first half of the episode is a collection of our favorite clips from his past appearances on our podcast.  We close the show talking Cubs, …