Shepkowski: An Apology On Behalf Of Illinois On HalloweenThere's no excuse to give out Almond Joy as your Halloween candy.
Shepkowski: Budding Of A New Cubs-Brewers Rivalry?Life has been breathed into this matchup, with the Cubs and Brewers sharing some hard feelings now.
Shepkowski: Baseball’s Poetic Justice On A February TuesdayMLB is doing away with the traditional form of the intentional walk. And there goes some charming randomness.
Listen: Shepkowski's Farewell Montage To Chris SaleSale was dominating for seven seasons with the White Sox, but it's all over now.
Shepkowski: Thoughts Looking Back, Ahead In Cubs-DodgersThe series is 1-1, but the Cubs remain in a good position.
Shepkowski: Thank You To Vin Scully, Baseball's Greatest StorytellerScully had a way of making every player, at-bat or moment feel special.
Listen: Shepkowski's Cubs Division Crown MontageRelive the journey of the Cubs' season to date with the best highlights.
Shepkowski: Predicting The Cubs' Playoff RotationThe Cubs have the benefit of setting up their playoff rotation, so what order should it go in? There's are quality options.
Shepkowski: Ken Griffey Jr. Was The '90sAs Griffey gets inducted into the Hall of Fame this weekend, he carries the memories of a backward cap-wearing generation with him.
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.