Search Results for Andre Dawson tag:www.thecubdom.com,2017:/cgi-bin/mt//feed/Andre Dawson 2017-11-18T19:16:02Z Movable Type 4.23-en 7 1 7 Ryne Sandberg tag:www.thecubdom.com,2011://1.1287 2011-02-04T04:54:16Z 2015-07-07T22:58:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Ryne Sandberg is the greatest player to ever play second base! A nine time Gold Glover... ten time All-Star... ... eight Silver Sluggers ... and now a Hall of Famer! yne Sandberg was born in Spokane Washington on September 18, 1959. He was named after Ryne Duren, a Yankees relief... Hawk in the Hall tag:www.thecubdom.com,2010://1.1242 2010-01-06T21:42:39Z 2013-09-22T20:43:18Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Sometimes, eight years are too much. Today, an interminable wait has ended for one of the greatest Cubs of all times. Andre Dawson, HOF. His Cubby career only spanned six years, but it was marked by the almost unbelievable story of a free agent wanting to come to Chicago so... Life Ain't Fair tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.921 2005-05-09T06:32:16Z 2009-05-17T00:20:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I'm watching the MLB productions recap of the 1999 World Series on ESPN classic. I had forgotten that Darryl Strawberry played on that Yankees team... and it got me thinking, life ain't fair. World Series Rings Darryl Strawberry (4) 1986, 1996, 1998, 1999 Ryne Sandberg, Ron Santo, Ernie Banks, Billy... Cubs Convention 2005: Unique Memorabilia tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.845 2005-01-26T07:59:40Z 2009-05-17T00:20:13Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com On Friday of the convention, I went strolling through the exhibition halls full of Cubs memorabilia. Of course, there was your standard fare, but there were also some truly unique pieces of memorabilia available for sale. So, I snapped some photos and took some notes, and now I present them... Cubs Convention 2005: Pictorial tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.844 2005-01-24T23:57:58Z 2009-05-17T00:20:13Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Warning: This post has lots of pictures and may take a while to load. I traveled north to Chicago this past weekend with the intent of being a 'Cub Reporter' for the weekend... but the weekend didn't start all that well. On Thursday night, I spent the evening at my... Vine-Line Tid-bits, January 2005 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.832 2005-01-09T20:29:03Z 2009-05-17T00:20:10Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Vine-Line came while I was gone over Christmas, and I'm just getting around to reading it. There are some good tid-bits in this month's issue. The cover has a black and white photograph of Phil Cavarretta. The hadline says '60 Years Later, 1945 MVP Phil Cavarretta recalls the Cubs'... Ryne Sandberg, Hall of Fame Second Baseman tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.829 2005-01-04T20:04:07Z 2009-05-17T00:20:09Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com ESPNews is reporting that Ryno has received enough votes to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame! I am thrilled. Updates to follow. Update: 2:15 p.m. ET From MLB.com: "The third time was the charm for Sandberg, who was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame in his third...