Tim Baffoe attended the University of Iowa before earning his degree from Governors State University and began blogging at 670thescore.com after winning the 2011 Pepsi Max Score Search. He enjoys writing things about stuff, but not so much stuff about things. When not writing for 670TheScore.com, Tim corrupts America’s youth as a high school English teacher and provides a great service to his South Side community delivering pizzas (please tip him and his colleagues well). You can follow Tim on Twitter @TimBaffoe, but please don’t follow him in real life. He grew up in Chicago’s Beverly neighborhood and currently lives in Mt. Greenwood.
What 2015 was to a 2016 World Series so may 2017 be to the beyond for the Cubs.
With a punch heard around the NBA, the Bulls have chosen not to go gentle into that good tank.
Joe Maddon has made questionable decisions, and the bullpen has been bad. But none of that matters when the Cubs offense stinks.
We all died during the the Cubs’ thrilling 9-8 win against the Nationals in Game 5.
With a special kind of privilege, Ditka provides no meaningful perspective. So why even ask him?
A Cubs playoff game and Mitchell Trubisky’s debut with the Bears makes for a day for the ages.
The names may be the same, but the rest is different for these Cubs.
The future is now with Trubisky behind center, but the present isn’t yet ideal for blossoming.
Debate surrounding player protests has overshadowed the fact that the on-field product is often ugly.
A virus has entered the red, white and blue bloodstream of late — the Chicago Bears.
After the Cubs climbed Mount Everest in 2016, it’s a different emotional experience for fans.
To demonize the players for “disrespecting” an inanimate object is just another in a long line of bastardization of the flag itself.
The NFL is helping manufacture a weapon — CTE — that leads to more violence, loss and pain.
This just feels like giving someone money just to be around from time to time for perfunctory procedural meetings.
Glennon is here for the exact purpose of getting his head kicked in while this nowhere team spins itself into the ground on a weekly basis.
Glennon’s potential revenge has a cheap narcotic quality for the selfish consumer of Sunday’s game.
The Dodgers and Cubs have struggled of late, but come October, all of this will be forgotten.
The Bears won’t be a Cinderella, but they also have the capacity to at least not waste three hours of your life.
In the aftermath of the 670 The Score fantasy football draft, Tim Baffoe hands out his grades.
Ball is unmoved by the NCAA’s threat of eligibility issues that may arise for his son LaMelo, who has his own signature shoe.