When suburban Cubs fans heard Shawon Dunston's son was going to be playing for the Kane County Cougars, some may have dusted off their old "Shawon-O-Meter" signs.
Ryne Sandberg could sit for hours — maybe even days — and tell stories about what it was like playing at Wrigley Field for so many years.
Ryne Sandberg suited up for 15 home openers for the Cubs as a player, but his 16th was quite different than the others.
Ryne Sandberg showed up for the “Party of the Century” at 7:30 on Friday morning and found that the visiting team’s gate was locked.
Tomorrow is a new day.
That seems to be new manager Rick Renteria's official motto four games into the Cubs' 1-3 start to the 2014 season.