One hundred percent awful

Cubs rebuild starts with triple-digit losses, but it mustn't repeat in Year 2

Updated: October 2, 2012, 4:13 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Despite their cuddly reputation, it's not every season baseball's preeminent losers actually lose 100 games. So I ventured to Wrigley Field on Monday night for the moment -- me and a few thousand masochistic Chicago Cubs fans.

Jason Berken was on the mound. Dave Sappelt was in the lineup. About 10,000 fans were in their seats. The Chicago Bears were on the press box TV. It was a traditional late fall baseball game in Chicago with an extra dollop of "Dear God, when is this season ...

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