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.

Baffoe: All Of The Cubs Prospects Are Gone, And So Is My Soul

Of what is a life without prospects?

CBS Chicago–07/31/2017

Baffoe: Remembering The Night The Cubs Finally Won The Crosstown Cup

It’s a new era of Cubs baseball, where they are now the team to beat, the team with the envious prize.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2017

Baffoe: Oh … Yeah … Bears Training Camp

This feels like a six-win season coming in which what matters most is the backup quarterback’s development.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2017

Baffoe: Cubs, White Sox Need To Help Each Other This Week

As the two teams face each other, a before and after picture of doing a rebuild right, there’s still a symbiosis present.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2017

Baffoe: The People Vs. O.J. Simpson’s Parole

How do we reconcile everything that is O.J. Simpson?

CBS Chicago–07/21/2017

Baffoe: Happy Yoan Moncada Day

Wednesday marks a day to be happy amid the series of demolitions going on with the rebuilding White Sox.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2017

Baffoe: A Little Rest, A Lot Of Jose Quintana Provide Boost For Cubs

The Cubs have some of their swagger back after a strong start out of the All-Star break.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2017

Baffoe: Super Hasty Cubs-White Sox Trade Reaction — Everything Is Awesome

This is the two teams scratching each other’s backs in crucial times on both sides of town. How great is that?

CBS Chicago–07/13/2017

Baffoe: All-Star Game In-Game Interviews Were Uncomfortable

In-game interviews provide nothing of substance, and the players don’t really seem to want to be a part of them.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2017

Baffoe: Let’s Act Like The 1st Half Of 2017 Chicago Baseball Didn’t Happen

The Cubs are massively underachieving, while the White Sox are playing ugly baseball and haven’t found their next big trade yet.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2017

Baffoe: The Cubs Aren’t Great, And Maybe That’s OK

How will we look back on the panicky July conversations regarding these Cubs?

CBS Chicago–07/07/2017

Baffoe: The Winning Of Anthony Young

Anthony Young — who passed away Tuesday — was better than a bad stat of his, the MLB record for most consecutive losses.

CBS Chicago–06/28/2017

Baffoe: Recent Online Sports Media Changes Are Troubling

Recent trends in digital media are quite troubling, and it’s taking a toll on quality journalism.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2017

Baffoe: Time To Embrace The Suck Of The Bulls

It’s hard to criticize the Bulls changing philosophy when we’ve been yelling for them to do so.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2017

Baffoe: Marian Hossa’s Hockey Ending A Reminder That Sports Can Be So Cruel

Hossa’s playing career is believed to be done, as he’ll miss the entire 2017-’18 season with a skin disorder.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2017

Baffoe: Hooray, The Bulls Are Maybe Trying … Something

Who knows what this is or what will happen, but the Bulls having meaningful trade talks signals that they know change is needed.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2017

Baffoe: Chris Singleton Is More Than A Mid-Round Draft Pick

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.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2017

Baffoe: NBA Finals Magnify How Far Away Bulls Are

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?

CBS Chicago–06/13/2017

Baffoe: Cubs’ Handling Of Addison Russell Situation So Far Shows Progress

The Cubs seem to have learned from the negative feedback of the brief-but-reverberating Aroldis Chapman era.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2017

Baffoe: Fear Of A Baseball Spider

Recent comments by Mike Schmidt and Jerry Remy on language barriers in baseball reflect the ignorance of too many.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2017



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