Optimism Redux

Not since Spring 2004 has there been a more optimistic feeling about our Chicago Cubs. The 2004 squad was set before the eve of training camp when Jim Hendry signed Greg Maddux to a three year deal to be our fifth starting pitcher. Other notable transactions that off season included Todd Walker splitting time with […]

A Rainy Night in Ohio

The CCO is just not about the Cubs it is about the Faithful as well….the best fans in professional sports PERIOD. Toward the end of the season I posted a quick note on the site and mentioned that during the off-season the CCO would be running a ‘CCO Feedback’ column from time to time. Here […]

Ten Minutes Til Midnight

From time to time this coming off-season the CCO will feature a “Feedback Column” for regular contributors to the site. This is the first of such columns and if you are interested in being put on center stage, feel free to contact me at [email protected] Enjoy this column from Jim in Tinley Park, he makes […]