Tuesday, June 9, 2009

An Oldy, But A Goodie.

Heard this yesterday on 'SSP while driving to Port Washington (to answer your question: no, sadly, I was not attending a Step By Step reunion). I'm sure you've all seen it/heard it before, but, since Cubs fans remain the most breathtaking dushbags in the history of sports, it bears repeating -- this is Reds announcer Marty Brennaman reacting to Cubs fans throwing balls onto the field during an April 2008 game:
This is the kind of thing, quite honestly, right now, that makes you want to see this Chicago Cubs team lose. Among all baseball fans -- and I can't attest to the Yankees or the Red Sox, because we don't see them with any degree of regularity unless it's interleague play -- but far and away, the most obnoxious fans in baseball in this league are those who follow this team right here. ... That is so typical of Chicago Cubs fans. It's unbelievable.

You simply root against them. I've said all winter: they talk about this team winning the division, and my comment is, they won't win it, because, at the end of the day, they still are the Chicago Cubs, and they will figure out a way to screw this whole thing up.
Preach it, Brother Marty.

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