I was on ESPN 1350 in Des Moines discussing the Chicago Cubs' postseason awards chances on "Cubs Alumni Chat" this week. Now that the awards have been handed out, let's compare how I did, shall we? Segment One Segment Two
In the afterglow of their indescribably satisfying World Series victory last week, the Chicago Cubs have thoroughly enjoyed themselves: Their victory parade was the biggest in sports history; Anthony Rizzo, Dexter Fowler and David Ross appeared on Saturday Night Live over the weekend; Kris Bryant will appear on Jimmy Kimmel
The Cleveland Indians proved not to be intimidated by the raucous, eager Wrigley Field faithful in Game Three of the World Series on Friday night. In fact, coming into Game Four with their ace on the mound and a 2-1 lead in the series, the Tribe probably feels downright confident. Meanwhile,
The Rogers Centre was a hostile environment. Fenway Park was a hostile environment. But compared to what Wrigley Field may be tonight, those two venues might as well have been a McDonald's Playplace. The Cleveland Indians enter Wrigley Field, as starved a venue for a moment like this as you will ever
Hosting a World Series game for the first time in 71 years, the Chicago Cubs take the field tonight without their most expensive player anywhere near the field. Instead, the Cubs will trot out in front of their ravenous fans at Wrigley Field, in probably the most hotly-anticipated night in Chicago
Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein confirmed today that Kyle Schwarber has not been medically cleared to play in the outfield, and therefore will not be available to start for the Cubs in their home tilts against the Cleveland Indians in the World Series. "The history here is, this
It's finally here! The best-possible World Series matchup, two storied franchises with tortured fan bases. Several movies made about each one, some of which qualified as kind of good (The Major League franchise for the Indians, Rookie of the Year for the Cubs -- because Ferris Bueller doesn't technically count).