Originally Posted by SOXPHILE
Did the Cubs trade Ernie Banks, or Hack Wilson or something ? The way the media was acting last night, you would think they did. I heard the fans even gave him a standing ovation ? Good Lord, it was David Dejesus. He was a .250 hitter who played for them a couple years. I know dumbass Cubs fans are prone to giving standing ovations where they aren't warranted, but that and the media's waxing philosophical over the guy were up there with some of the more puzzling things I've seen from Cub-dumb.
That's pretty much status quo when it comes to Cubs local media coverage unfortunately. There is always quite a bit of fuss about mundane things.
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