The Cubs Win it All!

The Cubs Win it All!

by Stanley Phillips


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Murphy the Goat returns to life to end the "Billy Goat Curse" he placed on the Chicago Cubs back in 1945.This lovable and timeless adventure takes a page from "Mister Ed" the talking horse, and "Francis" the talking Mule. "Murphy" the talking Goat returns from the dead to lift the "Billy Goat Curse" allowing the beloved Cubbies the chance to win the 2016 World Series.The story begins back in 1945, when a Chicago saloon owner named Billy Sianis brought of all things his pet Goat Murphy to the fourth game of the World Series. While being rudely escorted out of Wrigley Field the infamous curse was issued, not by Billy, but by Murphy the Goat. "Them Cubs ain't gonna win no more," snarled Murphy. Curse or not, until 2016 the Cubs never had the chance to become a winner again.In the spirit of 'Fair play,' seventy years later, Murphy the Goat, armed with the gift of speech is forced back to Earth to lift the curse. In exchange for lifting the curse all he wants is an apology for being thrown out of Wrigley. Needing earthly assistance, Murphy goes to the modern day Billy Goat Tavern in Chicago. There he meets a troubled young bartender named Daniel in hopes of enlisting his aid. From the start Murphy turns Daniel world upside down as they continually butt heads. Eventually, they work out their differences in order to arrive at the happy conclusion to this delightful and humorous tale.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781540447487
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 11/23/2016
Pages: 130
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.28(d)

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