Help choose which Cubs season to cover in Historical Heroes and Goats

1998, 2003, 2007 or 2008? You make the call.

For the second consecutive offseason, I intend to dive into a past Cubs season and look at it through the lens of Heroes and Goats. The 1984 edition last year was well received and so we’ll do it again. Of course when we look back into Cubs history, most of the seasons were an exercise in futility. The others usually ended with a disappointing post season loss. But I’m a big believer of you don’t just ignore the history just because you don’t like all of the story. The reality is, these four seasons that I’m suggesting were all seasons that brought a large amount of joy to Cubs Nation, even if they ultimately ended in disappointment.

I’ll list the four options and a brief reminder of what the regular season looked like for each of them below. I’d also love to hear some feedback for me to think about for future off-seasons. I realize readership changes from season to season, but your thoughts matter. My questions are, would you find this series interesting if I covered a non-playoff season? That would open the door for something like 1969. Would …Read the Rest

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