Tim Baffoe attended the University of Iowa before earning his degree from Governors State University and began blogging at The Score 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’s inappropriate brain droppings 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.
To progress, baseball can’t fear change and deny game and player evolution.
Speaking softly and carrying a big stick hasn’t helped Chicago attract a star previously.
Tim Baffoe isn’t rooting for the U.S. in the World Cup, but he has a good reason.
It’d be imprudent for a non-contender to let gaudy statistics affect an elite prospect’s timetable.
Don’t scream for tradition when tradition has created zero championships in the past 100 years.
“I don’t want no day,” Zimmer once said. “I want friends, to live my life the way I wanna live it.”
For all the success, being a Blackhawks fan isn’t easy on the heart.
In evaluating Jordan Lynch, we need to forget his uplifting, local story.
Cubs owner Tom Ricketts has had it with the rooftop owners.
Here’s to Alfonso Soriano, who always displayed the utmost professionalism in Chicago.
Tim Baffoe remembers the late Curt Ehrenstrom, who was so much more than just a coach.
An estimated 4,000 workers will die in preparations for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
There was a great deal of wheeling and dealing in the Browns’ draft room Thursday night.
How about a day-night doubleheader, with one game at the Cell and one at Wrigley?
Thibodeau means too much to Rose, Noah and others, and Chicago means too much to him to leave.
We were all enablers of a racist man through inaction.
After insensitive racially-charged remarks, Donald Sterling is in danger of losing his Clippers.
A group of DePaul students held a protest over what they feel are severe shortcomings by their school’s athletic department when it comes to handling cases of sexual violence.
Celebrating 100 years of losing just feels weird.
Brent Seabrook’s hit on David Backes was dirty, and Tim Baffoe will explain why for those who don’t get it.