Wrigley Field: 100 years of memories

  Their are few places in the world that make a person smile and fill them up with happiness even in the face of a miserable defeat. It’s hard to picture a place where that even exists, but it has been proven on 1060 West Addison Street on the North Side of America’s windy city. Wrigley Field has been noted as one of the most important landmarks in American history, bringing...
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Kerry Wood finds dead body

Safe to say, this is probably not how the former Cubs fireballer expected to spend his retirement. 

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June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Ex-Cub Wood discovers body

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood discovered a man's body floating in Chicago's Belmont Harbor Monday, according to a report in the Chicago Tribune. Wood was reportedly paddle boarding around 11:10 a.m. when he discovered the body. He immediately called 911, according to a police report. According to the Tribune, the identity of the man was not revealed, but an identification...
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June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Kerry Wood wants Sammy Sosa to return to Cubs

The Cubs celebrated Kerry Wood's career prior to the game today and Wood had a few interesting things to say. Wood wants to be a part of the team in the future, but wants to take an active part in some aspect of the team. “We’ve kicked some ideas around, (I’ve) met with and talked [...]
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September 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Kerry Wood finds Andre Dawson in Wrigley Field ivy

Here is State Farm's newest "Discount Double Check" commercial, featuring freshly retired Kerry Wood.
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Kerry Wood would apologize to Steve Bartman

Kerry Wood said during an interview that he'd apologize to Cubs fan Steve Bartman who became a scapegoat for interfering with play.

June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Retired Cubs ace Kerry Wood confirms that he’s headed to the team’s front office.

CHICAGO- For a pitcher that at one point delivered some of the hottest stuff that the MLB has seen over the past 15 years, Kerry Wood seemed to be one step away from immortality. His career runs semi-parallel to the NFL’s Dan Marino in the sense that.... To read this feature that features press conference footage of Wood and quotes from the front office on his next step, please...
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May 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Cubs' Wood goes out in well-deserved glory

Kerry Wood had planned to pitch a full and successful season for the Cubs this year. Even though it didn't turn out that way, Wood made the best of it as he walked away from the game his own way. Reports surfaced early Friday that Wood had planned to retire from baseball, perhaps immediately. A fatigued shoulder had rendered him largely ineffective on the mound, and he no longer...
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May 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Wood melts down, snaps at reporter

After a tough night on the mound, Cubs reliever Kerry Wood tossed his hat and glove into the stands and then snapped at a reporter in the clubhouse for asking about it.

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May 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Cubs, Wood close to one-year deal

The Cubs and free-agent reliever Kerry Wood are re-engaged in negotiations, and major-league sources say the sides are nearing a one-year deal with an option for 2013. Wood, 34, resides in Chicago and has previously indicated that he would prefer to remain with the Cubs -- where he has spent 11 of his 13 big-league seasons. It appears that he will get his wish, even though the Cubs...
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January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

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