Found February 14, 2013 on World Series Dreaming:
My Cubs unrequited love is one that should have never been.  It was truly love at first sight when he made his debut, but the fact that it is now unrequited is a tragedy of Lou Brock proportions.  The recently DFA’d Tony Campana is the source of my one way love affair.  This scrappy little white guy stole my heart like so many other Cubs fan with his blazing speed and his blazing speed.  Unfortunately as quickly as the Tony Campana era began it was over in Chicago. I mentioned Lou Brock to start because it is such a fitting comparison.  A middle twenty something speedster that is underappreciated by Cubs management and destined to thrive once he leaves this lovable loser organization.  Brock was traded midseason at age 25 and Campana made it through his age 26 season with the Cubs.  Brock in his Cubs tenure managed to hit .257 with 50 stolen bases while being caught 20 times.  Campana on the other hand actually hit .262 and stole 54 bases while only being caught 4 times.  What is ev...
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  • love tony.BUT alas, he doesn't use his head.He can't bunt,can't sacrifice. He always takes the first.Hh pitch regardless of the situatHion.He should get athick barreled bat,split his hands and swing down on the ball. No more full swings with a light bat.If he could do this, the cubs would become a winner
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