Shepkowski: Starlin Castro Is That ExYou know you're better off without Castro, just like he's probably better off not being with you.
Shepkowski: Wind Of Change Blowing In WrigleyvilleThe "Lovable Losers" tag is gone. Now, the Cubs can hope dislike comes their way in the form of sustained winning.
Shepkowski: A Chris Sale Trade? Return Would Have To Be AstronomicalGiven Sale's talent and bargain contract, a haul of young talent would be needed for the White Sox to make a deal.
Shepkowski: The Case For Moving Russell Up, Fowler Down In Cubs' OrderDexter Fowler struggled in his third plate appearances against starting pitchers in 2015.
Shepkowski: 1990s Indians Inform Us Of How Young Cubs Sluggers Could ProgressLike those Indians had, these Cubs have bright futures ahead, and the eye test and history tell us they could be special.
Shepkowski: We Need A Villainous Nick Saban-Urban Meyer National Title ShowdownNo one would know who to root for if Saban and Meyer ever meet in a national title.
Shepkowski: White Sox Now Upgraded Significantly At 2B, 3BWith the additions of Brett Lawrie and Todd Frazier, the White Sox go from awful to above-average at second and third.
Shepkowski: Jake Arrieta Is The 2015 Chicago Sportsperson Of The YearArrieta had a historic season that we may never see in this city again.
Shepkowski: Don't Forget About Albert AlmoraThe Cubs may be chasing Jason Heyward now with the idea of using him in center and then transitioning him to right field.
Listen: Shepkowski's 2015 (Regular-Season) Cubs MontageRelive some of the top moments for the Cubs in the past 11 months.
Shepkowski: Best Night In Baseball History Aided The CubsThe crazy events of Sept. 28, 2011, helped push Theo Epstein to Chicago.
Shepkowski: My Favorite 2015 NFL Prop BetsNeed some extra cash? Believe in the Ravens and expect the Titans to be supremely awful.