Remember when some people were so worried that former Chicago Bear Brian Urlacher would sign with the Minnesota Vikings, not because he would improve a division rival (he wouldn’t have) but that it would perceivably taint his legacy?
By Tim Baffoe- (CBS) I’ve long contended that one of America’s most heinous shortcomings is the underappreciation of the film Joe Versus The Volcano. Since you’re probably not privy, the film is about a guy played […]
The future arrived Monday night on ESPN. It arrived in all its high-def, plasmatic, Technicolor glory.
The All-Star game used to be can’t-miss television.
Much like the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest, we’ve already seen the best that the MLB Home Run Derby has to offer. The event is both tired and, at three hours long, tiring. As a result, it’s in desperate need of some juice.
(CBS) In just his second season, Mets pitcher Matt Harvey is making his mark on the organization. Harvey, 24, has compiled 2.35 ERA in 19 starts this season. For his efforts, he’s been selected to start in […]
I get paid to grade things, even though I tell students that they earn grades rather than get them subjectively.
That’s what happens when both baseball teams are in the process of being sold for scrap.
The first move has been made. The White Sox have traded Matt Thornton to the Red Sox for Double A outfielder Brandon Jacobs and that indicates that more trades are about to follow.
Ever wondered how exactly White Sox television broadcaster Ken ‘The Hawk’ Harrelson got to be the way he is?
The head of the players’ union said Thursday baseball’s drug agreement could be undermined by leaks to the media about whether players are cooperating with an investigation by the commissioner.
With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
The seasons may be lost, the next few weeks part garage sale, part a bridge between a Blackhawks parade and Marc Trestman’s opening press conference at training camp (it’s less than three weeks away, by the way). But tonight, a Chicago tradition is renewed. It’s a tradition worth appreciating.
It’s an interesting question the Cubs should maybe consider.
All we have of actual substance for the next couple months is baseball. Cold, cruel Chicago baseball.
They break windows and throw bottles in the street and really stick it to The Man when they think The Man (who likely hasn’t oppressed them, as these twenty-somethings are mostly suburban-raised fortunates thinking they’re cool by slumming it in the city for street cred) isn’t looking.
With both Yankees manager Joe Girardi and Phillies skipper Charlie Manuel manning the helms of their ball clubs in the final year of their contracts, many wonder if either or both will still be with their respective clubs the next year.
Both Clayton Kershaw and Clay Buchholz find themselves off to absolutely electric starts in the 2013 season. So begs the question, which of them is the best?
The Chicago White Sox on Thursday selected shortstop Tim Anderson of East Central Community College in Decatur, Miss. during the first round of the first-year player draft.
(AP/CBS) – The Chicago Cubs on Thursday selected San Diego’s Kris Bryant in the first round of the Major League Baseball draft. With the No. 2 pick, the Cubs selected Bryant, who led Division I […]