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A Chicago Cubs Fan's Season In A Nutshell (And Morning Links)

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In the more graphic version of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/08/jose-reyes-pop-fly-hit-by-ball-miami-marlins-video" target="_blank">Jose Reyes losing a ball in the sun and looking like an idiot</a>, a Cubs fan reached out for a ball, fell over the railing and lost a piece of his scalp on the ground.

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A Billy Goat Has Already Cursed This Guy’s Marriage

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Before we start, I need several minutes to figure out what it says on her shirt.

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

New Fighting Illini Coach Tim Beckman Sings At Wrigley, Breaks The Sound Barrier

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Ladies and gentlemen, we've got a new entry in the <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/07/jay-cutler-take-me-out-to-the-ballgame" target="_blank">Worst Rendition Of 'Take Me Out To The Ballgame'</a> competition.

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How Dare The Chicago Cubs Dress Up As Super Heroes After Losing

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Despite being absolutely mauled in a three-game sweep at the hands of their villainous arch-rivals, the St.

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No-Handed First Pitch

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Tom Willis, who was born with no arms, uses his feet to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Wrigley Field.

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Zach Galifianakis And Will Ferrell Take The Chicago Cubs To Pleasure Town

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In the tradition of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/02/will-ferrell-does-nba-player-intros-reveals-carlos-boozer-still-lives-with-his-mother" target="_blank">Will Ferrell announcing that Carlos Boozer still lives with his mother</a>, the Chicago Cubs brought in Ferrell and The Campaign co-star Zach Galifianakis into Wrigley this week to throw out the first pitch, read the game's line-up cards and just generally f**k around on the field until they were told to leave.

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Jose Reyes Homerun Drills Vendor in the Back

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The Marlins' Jose Reyes hits a homerun to right field that hits an unsuspecting usher square in the back.

#WILL FERRELL

Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis Invade Wrigley Field

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The stars of The Campaign eat pizza on the mound, throw out the first pitch(es), and ad lib the Cubs' starting lineup for their game against the Marlins on Wednesday.

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Did Jay Cutler Have The Worst Rendition Of ‘Take Me Out To The Ballgame’ Of All-Time?

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Forgive me for that headline, as hyperbole usually isn’t in my wheelhouse, but holy Harry Caray, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler did a number on the classic Wrigley Field 7th inning stretch on Saturday.

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Elect Bill Murray To Every Sports Hall Of Fame

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Grant Brisbee over at <a href="http://mlb.sbnation.com/2012/6/20/3099080/bill-murray-and-the-hall-of-fame" target="_blank">Baseball Nation</a> shared Bill Murray's speech from his induction into the South Atlantic League Hall of Fame, and I want to share it here for two reasons: 1.

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This Week In Original Etsy Sports Merchandise

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In what has quickly become my favorite With Leather-inspired hobby yet – not counting dumpster diving outside Kate Upton’s apartment – I tried to broaden the horizon of TWiOESM by including a little bit of everything.

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Conan Unveils New Chicago Cubs Mascots (And Thursday Morning Links)

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Hal Capone is one of the greatest things I've ever seen.

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This Week In Original Etsy Sports Merchandise

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Boy oh boy, it sure is getting hot outside now that summer is here.

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At Least Some Cubs Fans Are Being Proactive

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The bad news for Chicago Cubs fans is that their team is dead last in the NL Central with a 17-32 record, 11 games behind the first place St.

#BEN AFFLECK

Introducing The With Leather Interactive Awesome Celebrity Baseball Fan Tracker

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Back in March, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/03/suddenly-the-emmys-snubbing-nick-offerman-makes-a-lot-of-sense">New Era released its latest Major League Baseball “rivalry” commercial</a>, starring The Office’s Craig Robinson and Parks and Rec’s Nick Offerman as feuding Chicago White Sox and Cubs fans, respectively.

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Joe Buck Teased A Bunch Of Cubs Fans

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The American Red Cross hosted its <a href="http://wbnq.com/joe-buck-imagines-a-chicago-cubs-world-series-win-video/">annual Evening of the Stars last Thursday in Normal, Illinois,</a> and assuming hosting duties for the evening was none other than Fox Sports’ purveyor of smarmy matter of fact-ness, Joe Buck.

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Meanwhile In Bad Wrigleyville News…

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There’s obviously not going to be a lot of optimism in Chicago this season, as least for the North Siders, as the Chicago Cubs have entered yet another rebuilding season with new manager Dale Sveum, general manager Jed Hoyer and president Theo Epstein.

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Give Me All The Years Without A Championship You Have

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You may have thought you heard me say I wanted a lot of years without a championship, but what I said was: Give me all the years without a championship you have.

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Serengeti's 'Don't Blame Steve' Is Dope, Name Checks Kyle Farnsworth

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Fan songs -- not just the ones <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/10/texas-rangers-train-lady-worse-than-anything-sung-about-the-buffalo-bills" target="_blank">people record in their garage</a>, this includes the ones that are <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/04/ring-ring-ring-ring-hockey-phone" target="_blank">professionally produced</a> -- are almost always terrible.


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