Found October 30, 2011 on The Sports Rocker:
Theo Epstein finally had a press conference today as General Manager of the maligned Chicago Cubs. Immediately, Cubs fans all over the country were scouring the internet trying to find a 2012 World Series champs t-shirt. No, not really. But I wouldn't have been surprised either.Who knows if Theo The Great will turn around the Cubbies? Just a brief view of their last few years reveals all is not well in Cubville.Since the 2001 season, the Cubs have finished under .500 five times. So they've finished over .500 six times. But why does it feel like the Cubs are just terrible? If you had a chance to watch the fantastic "Catching Hell" Bartman documentary on ESPN, you know why. Every time something good happens to the Cubs, fans are waiting for two bad things to happen. Even their nickname is the "Loveable Losers." The psychology of losing is a tough thing to overcome, right Red Sox nation? If Theo Epstein thought the pressure of being the boss of the Red Sox, ...
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