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Baffoe: Look Forward With Cubs’ Departure From WGN Radio, Not Backward

Don’t scream for tradition when tradition has created zero championships in the past 100 years.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Don Zimmer. (Ezra Shaw/Allsport/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Don Zimmer Was One Of Us

“I don’t want no day,” Zimmer once said. “I want friends, to live my life the way I wanna live it.”

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The First Draft of Ricketts’ Wrigley Expansion Message

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts has had it with the rooftop owners.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2014

Starlin Castro presents Derek Jeter  with a number 2 from the Wrigley Field scoreboard in honor of his final season. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Soriano Compares Jeter And Castro

Starlin Castro has long kept an eye on Derek Jeter’s career.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2014

Alfonso Soriano with the Cubs in April 2012. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: There Is More Yankee Class At Wrigley This Week Than Just Jeter

Here’s to Alfonso Soriano, who always displayed the utmost professionalism in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2014

Pedro Strop. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Place Pedro Strop On DL, Recall Pitcher Zac Rosscup

The Chicago Cubs have placed pitcher Pedro Stop on the 15-day DL with a left groin strain and have called up Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.

05/07/2014

Jeff Samardzija, left, and Jose Quintana. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Attempting To Restore Enthusiasm To The Crosstown Series

How about a day-night doubleheader, with one game at the Cell and one at Wrigley?

CBS Chicago–05/06/2014

Cubs icons, from left, Billy Williams, Ernie Banks, Fergie Jenkins, Andre Dawson and Randy Hundley at Wrigley Field's 100th birthday celebration. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Lasting Memories Make Wrigley Field Remarkable

Bundled up in Wrigley Field’s upper deck on a cold April day, a nine-year-old girl jumped from her seat and yelled to her father.

04/23/2014

Wrigley Field. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Truth Of The Wrigley Field Birthday Isn’t Happy

Celebrating 100 years of losing just feels weird.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2014

Fergie Jenkins. (Getty Images)

Wisch: 100 Years Of Wrigley, My Top 5 Memories

Fergie’s final masterpiece and a wild brawl will never fade from the memory.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Emma: Teammates Can Learn From Samardzija

For the first time since taking residency on Chicago’s North Side, Cubs skipper Rick Renteria was visibly frustrated about a loss.

04/19/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Numbers Help, But Talent Determines Winners

Cubs manager Rickey Renteria is doing his best to cajole and push his players to better performance levels.

04/19/2014

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Baffoe: Playoff Hockey Overtime Is The Best Overtime

So do they do shootouts? What about shootouts? Those in the playoffs or no? Shootouts after five minutes, or do they just keep going, or what?

670 The Score–04/18/2014

Chicago Cubs pitcher LaTroy Hawkins yells at home plate umpire Tim Tschida after being escorted to the dugout by manager Dusty Baker (R), coach Gary Matthews (L of Hawkins) and others after being thrown out of a game against the St. Louis Cardinals in the ninth inning on July 20, 2004 at Wrigley Field. The Cardinals defeated the Cubs 11-8. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: The Six Most Maddening Cubs Closers Ever

It appears that the Cubs may have figured out a solution to their lack of a closer: Just never lead again.

670 The Score–04/18/2014

Brett Gardner of the New York Yankees hits an RBI single.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

White Wash: Yanks Sweep Cubs 3-0, 2-0

Michael Pineda followed an overpowering outing by Masahiro Tanaka with one of his own, pitching six innings of four-hit ball as the New York Yankees beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 on a bitterly cold Wednesday night to complete its first doubleheader shutout sweep since 1987.

04/16/2014

Carlos Villanueva pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Top Cubs 10-4

Matt Carpenter drove in two runs and Adam Wainwright saved a tired bullpen by lasting seven innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in their 10-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.

04/12/2014

Mike Olt follows through on a two-run home run scoring teammate Anthony Rizzo. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Hammel Strong Again, Cubs Beat Pirates 7-5

Jason Hammel threw seven strong innings, Anthony Rizzo had four hits, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Wednesday night despite allowing five solo home runs.

04/09/2014

Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs follows through on a three-run home run. . (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pirates Beat Castro And Cubs 7-6

Pedro Alvarez had two hits and two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame two home runs by Starlin Castro to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night.

04/08/2014

Ryan Kalish hits a two-RBI double against the Philadelphia Phillies.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Kalish And Cubs Rip Phillies 8-3

Ryan Kalish hit a two-run double and an RBI triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.

04/06/2014