Category: Louden

Phillies Beat Cubs 4-3

At last check, the Phillies and Cubs were tied at three in the battle for Louden’s fandom soul (and, ostensibly, mine too). Today, the Phillies brought Ryne Sandberg on to manage Triple A Lehigh Valley. I became a Cubs fan…






Cubs 3, Phillies 3

Remember back last month when I said it’d take a legendary Chooch-fueled come-from-behind victory for the Phillies to tie the Cubs in the battle for my newborn’s fandom soul? Even though it wasn’t a Cubs-Phillies game, last night’s legendary Chooch-fueled…






Cubs 3, Phillies 0

Louden instructed me to put his Cubs onesie on today after seeing last night’s 12-6 throttling of the hapless Philadelphia Phillies. Who am I to question his wishes?






Cubs 2, Phillies 0

It may still be the Top of the 1st, and there are many, many Phillies outfits in Louden’s dresser, but the fact of the matter is this: Just days after his name adorned the Wrigley Field board, a Build-a-Bear arrived…






Cubs 1, Phillies 0

Let the historical record reflect that June 29, 2010 marked the beginning of the end of the Cubs’ curse. For it was then that Louden Charles Hickey was born to a Philadelphian (fine, South Jerseyian, at the time) who allowed…