The Magic of Cubs Twitter

My latest on Voce Nation: Full squad workouts began last week in Mesa, AZ, as Chicago’s National League Ball Club – the Cubs, in case you’re unfamiliar – begin Spring Training along with the rest of the league. And it looks like they’re already in midseason form.To be clear, I’m talking about the @Cubs Twitter…… Continue reading The Magic of Cubs Twitter

Because what baseball needs is to be slower

What a terrible, terrible idea. In an unprecedented expansion of its own video replay program, Major League Baseball is giving team managers authority to challenge on-field rulings by sending them to officials outside the stadium. Plays will be reviewed at baseball’s new Replay Command Center, located at Major League Baseball’s Advanced Media offices in New…… Continue reading Because what baseball needs is to be slower

Meet Clark…you’ll find him on Addison

So yeah… The Cubs have an official mascot. His name is Clark, and he’ll make his debut Monday during a visit to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center’s Pediatric Developmental Center. via The Cubs have a new official mascot: Clark the Cub. – redeyechicago.com. I was originally going to say something snarky and mean about this, but…… Continue reading Meet Clark…you’ll find him on Addison

Yeah, that really happened

The most disturbing thing I’ve read on the internet today: Harrelson is in his 28th season as a Sox broadcaster, serving since 1982 except for 1986 when he was the team’s general manager. via Hawk Harrelson gets an earful from Bud Selig for tirade – Chicago Sun-Times. <shudder>