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.
This is the two teams scratching each other’s backs in crucial times on both sides of town. How great is that?
In-game interviews provide nothing of substance, and the players don’t really seem to want to be a part of them.
The Cubs are massively underachieving, while the White Sox are playing ugly baseball and haven’t found their next big trade yet.
How will we look back on the panicky July conversations regarding these Cubs?
Anthony Young — who passed away Tuesday — was better than a bad stat of his, the MLB record for most consecutive losses.
Recent trends in digital media are quite troubling, and it’s taking a toll on quality journalism.
It’s hard to criticize the Bulls changing philosophy when we’ve been yelling for them to do so.
Hossa’s playing career is believed to be done, as he’ll miss the entire 2017-’18 season with a skin disorder.
Who knows what this is or what will happen, but the Bulls having meaningful trade talks signals that they know change is needed.
Having lost his mother in the Charleston shooting in 2015 and persevered, Singleton is a man who can validate a lot of the good in humanity.
The Bulls have no top-10 star, no short-term plan and also aren’t willing to blow it up. So where’s that leave them?
The Cubs seem to have learned from the negative feedback of the brief-but-reverberating Aroldis Chapman era.
Recent comments by Mike Schmidt and Jerry Remy on language barriers in baseball reflect the ignorance of too many.
We who consume the game get caught up in those loud anomalies, but 162 games always tells the true story.
Hawk is a character, and baseball needs characters.
We have a collective lust for witnessing the downfall of celebrities, as Woods’ personal struggles show.
After years of waiting and watching rebuilds, Chicago finally has its Red Line Series in 2020.
Creative touchdown celebrations and fat linemen dancing are what we should all live for.
After the Brewers accused the Cubs of rainout shenanigans, who knows what’s on the up-and-up at Wrigley Field anymore?
We’re amid an almost irreparable fever swamp media soaked toxically in fearmongering and cognitive dissonance — all of it started by Ailes.