The 2016 Chicago Cubs, the Dynasty That Wasn’t

They were Chicago’s baseball equivalent of the 1985 Bears.

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For many Chicago sports fans, the Cubs 2016 World Series victory over the Cleveland Indians was the pinnacle of their fan experience. With one championship under its belt, that team looked poised to add another one or two World Series wins to its resume. But alas, that did not prove to be…

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Letters from a Sports Fan is sports viewed through the perspective of fans. Soak up all the passion, pride, and bitter disappointment of being a sports fan.

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Larrylambert

Larrylambert

You probably don't know my name, but have likely seen my work. I'va written for numerous syndicated cartoon strips and my gags have appeared in national pubs.

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