Does it Count as Opening Day if the Cubs Aren’t Playing? March 31, 2011, by Brett Taylor Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors Depending on your bent, today is Opening Day. But, of course, it’s hard to feel that normal level of excitement when the Chicago Cubs aren’t in action. Stil, it’s technically the day, so let’s get the 2011 season underway. Let’s rock.HEAD DOWN TO THE COMMENTS OR SHARE THIS SWELL POST WITH YOUR FRIENDS: Post navigationPrevious PostPrevious post:Max Ramirez Cleared WaiversNext Post Next post:Mike Quade Offers a Few Words on the Back-Up Catcher DecisionMore From Bleacher NationLesson from Cubs-Rockies? If You’re Gonna Run on the Field, Ditch the Man BunBIF: Brandon Belt’s Record-Setting 21-Pitch, 13-Minute At-Bat Is Something to See (VIDEO)Working with Darvish, Happ’s Struggles, Baez’s RBIs, and Other BulletsCubs Minor League Daily: Stephen Bruno Makes Like Albert AlmoraKris Bryant Traveling with Team, Tentatively OK After Taking Fastball to His HeadWeekend Catch-Up: Taking It to the Rockies, Questions for Yu, Baez Unbelievable, Much MoreSponsored Heads Up: 25% Off Orders at Fanatics TODAY ONLYWATCH: Cubs Win on an Overturned Play at the Plate!Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 9, Rockies 7 – April 22, 2018Albert Almora Makes Incredible Catch, is Shaken Up, But Stays in Game (VIDEO) Author: Brett Taylor Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.