Originally posted on World Series Dreaming  |  Last updated 11/24/12
Still recovering from turkey poisoning here.  Cubs news has been relatively scarce since the 40-man roster was set before the holiday.  Next deadline is in a week when contracts have to be tendered.  That should be exciting and/or frustrating, especially for all the Cubs fans who think Ian Stewart is the devil.  It got cold today (28 degrees F!) and I thought about busting out the old ice skates and going a few rounds at the local rink.  Which brings us to the rink at Wrigley Field… You get the feeling that they probably could have done a better job putting this thing together. Carrie Muskat says that the rink opening was delayed because of the unseasonably warm temperatures.  I don’t think I’d skate there anyway, because it doesn’t seem worth it.  For one thing, it’s in the parking lot next to the stadium.  It’s nice to skate in sight of the iconic scoreboard, but somehow it just seems kind of lame to not actually be inside the park.  If you’re paying $10 a head to skate (which se...
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