There’s a reason the Cubs are the Cubs. Failing to re-sign Greg Maddux, who took less money to play for … More
The playoffs are all but a done deal. Advancing past the first round will require: 1. JJ returning to form. … More
Very disappointing night at the Ted. It should’ve been all about the greatest team in Atlanta sports history and the … More
Bobby Valentine raised an interesting point on the telecast tonight (I hated typing that): Why aren’t the Cubs shopping Marlon … More
I can’t believe I’m rooting for Carlos Zambrano.
In a recent interview with Chicago Magazine, Sammy Sosa commented on the fact that the Cubs have not retired his No. … More
The Cubs badly need a left-handed power bat at first base, and Dunn is a fan of Wrigley Field and Cubs GM Jim Hendry, based … More
Sweet Lou’s parting gift? Perhaps the two worst innings of baseball I’ve ever witnessed. I kept expecting to see Chopper … More
I’ve always had a soft spot for the Sox, in spite of their owner, Jerry “94 Strike” Reinsdorf. On the … More
Jim Belushi, as a Cubs fan, in an early 90s “comedy” named after a Bachman-Turner Overdrive song. I believe this … More
I was obnoxious yesterday, I admit, but Cubs fans must be silenced and the wave, stopped. It’s my backyard, not … More
I just got back from Turner Field, interviewing early arrivals for the local organ. One piece of advice: wear shorts. … More
Thom is to Marty as Chip is to Skip. And that has nothing to do with genealogy.
Good teams are strong up in the middle, deep in the ‘pen and balanced offensively. That’s three strikes against the … More
Random observations about the year that was and thoughts on 2010: Play of the year: Former Brave DeWayne Wise preserves … More
Bobby doesn’t usually make news in his columns for Chop Talk, but this excerpt caught my eye: Even though he … More
A good chant to drown out those obnoxious Cubs fans. Hey Braves management, why not help us out with some … More
Best. Tirade. Ever.
American Voices Tribune Media Files For Bankruptcy “I guess their strategy of benching Ronny Cedeno so he could write all … More