Tim Baffoe

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Tim Baffoe

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.

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Baffoe: Attempting To Villainize The Dodgers

There’s not much of a hatability factor that accompanies the Dodgers, who are full of cool stories.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2016

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Baffoe: Why That Was The Best Cubs Win Ever

This game slew the giant of ignorance.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2016

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Baffoe: Worst Part About The Cubs’ Loss Isn’t The Loss

Pro tip: Resist the urge to be that guy and bring up old, meaningless narratives.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2016

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Baffoe: Cubs’ Postseason Is Business

Everything that was supposed to happen happened. The Cubs are healthy and as well-positioned as possible.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2016

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Baffoe: Sigh — Bears, White Sox Situations Are Fine

Brian Hoyer and Rick Renteria aren’t inspiring but also aren’t the troubles for the Bears and White Sox, respectively.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2016

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Baffoe: Robin Ventura Right There For Canning, And White Sox Mess It Up

Only the White Sox could turn a passive villain in this cancerous season into a bit of a folk hero all of a sudden.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2016

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Baffoe: Sunday Was A Day Of Odd Ends

Some bring us joy for decades, others are a fireworks display that have us grasping at echoes.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2016

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Baffoe: Sports, Protest & Art

Sports is innately and forever political.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2016

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Baffoe: Putting A Sad Positive Spin On The Chicago Bears

It’s not like we’re smart enough to just stop watching the Bears, right?

CBS Chicago–09/20/2016

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Baffoe: This Week In College Football Being Moral Trash

Football might be a seasonal sport, but its ability off the field to be vile is evergreen.

670 The Score–09/15/2016

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Baffoe: Dialogue, Progress Inching Along After NFL Players’ Protests

The conversation regarding players’ stands against social injustices is getting more productive, little by little.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2016

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Baffoe: I Guess I’ll Preview The Chicago Bears

Forget the serious causes for concern. The Bears are going 9-7.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2016

Former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow is seen on the sidelines prior to the start of the game during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Baffoe: The Joke Isn’t Tim Tebow Playing Pro Baseball, It’s Complaining About It

Your anti-Tebow gripes are all pretty much wrong.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2016

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Baffoe: Remember When We Lost Interest In Derrick Rose’s Sexual Assault Case?

We ignored it for a long time, but Rose is set to go to trial Oct. 4 in a civil suit accusing him and two others of gang rape.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2016

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Baffoe: Tommy La Stella Situation Shows How #Blessed Cubs Are

La Stella has seemingly been reabsorbed back into the the giant killer blob of awesome that the Cubs are.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2016

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Baffoe: Colin Kaepernick & 2 Americas

Why does this non-criminal behavior of Kaepernick not standing during the national anthem bother you?

CBS Chicago–08/29/2016

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Baffoe: Let’s Properly Nickname Guaranteed Rate Field

The key to a new nickname is self-deprecation in a fan base.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2016

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Baffoe: Kenny Williams Is Talking, So You Know It’s Going Poorly For The White Sox

Rick Hahn recently said the current plan isn’t working. Williams now says the White Sox “will get it together.”

CBS Chicago–08/23/2016

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Baffoe: The Bears Lost, But They Won

The Bears covered the spread, had positive comments and Jeremy Langford had a Payton-like run.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2016

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Baffoe: The Criticism Of Gabby Douglas Is Deeply American

If you aren’t part of the privileged, you’re only perceived as much American as you conform to the comfort of the status quo.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2016

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