Christmas came 17 days early for Linda Kennedy. Sitting in Section 2, Row F of the $40 million Venetian Theatre in Las Vegas on December 8, the grandmother of four who lives in Rockford, Illinois, got more than a terrific show from Tim McGraw and Faith Hill.
Don't let the fear of losing a great player to another team cause you to sign an expensive, long-term contract at a disadvantageous time. Let the competition waste millions.
By their very definition, an underdog is a person who is expected to lose in a contest or conflict, they are the unlikely hero, the person in the posi...
Brad Zibung, editor of the satirical sports website The Heckler, stopped by The Interview Show, hosted by Mark Bazer at The Hideout, to talk Jay Cutler, the challenges of making fun of the Cubs when nobody cares and more.
Ryan Dempster has been what every Chicago fan should want on their team. He loves the team he plays on through good and bad, mostly bad. He loves the city that you grew up in. He's a pillar in the community.
George Will pays a lot of attention to baseball statistics. He's a rabid Cubs fan, and he's written two books on the game. Unfortunately he doesn't show nearly the same interest in climate data. He's obviously a numbers guy, but when it comes to global warming, Will strikes out every time.
I don't like to brag about my athletic prowess, mainly because I don't have any, but I must say that I was a pretty good baseball player in my day.
Turning 30 doesn't mean you're getting old; it just means you can throw a massive party in style that you couldn't have afforded at 21.
Flight flies veterans, at no cost to them, to Washington D.C. to see their war memorials. For many of the vets, this is the last chapter of their lives... for some, it is their final paragraph.
Under the circumstances, the $150 million to renovate Wrigley is a great deal. If you think otherwise, that's fine. Reasonable minds can differ. But don't scapegoat -- or Billy Goat -- Tom Ricketts.
"DH" could return, rebooted with a slightly younger cast.
Twenty years ago in Detroit, I told fellow Tiger Stadium Fan Club member Tom Derry that I felt sad that I had never seen a game at Comiskey Park, longtime home of the Chicago White Sox, before they tore it down.
The feet are the first thing that hit the ground and without balanced feet a player's mechanics can be affected.
The justices flatly rejected prosecutors' arguments that Stanley Wrice's conviction should stand even if he had been tortured by two of Jon Burge's cops. The language was a ringing victory for all police torture victims.
Larry threw out the first pitch for the Chicago Cubs big game against the St. Louis Cardinals in the sold out crowd before Casey King pitched a fast ball as the bleachers shouted "LAR-RY LAR-RY!"
In addition to the San Diego Padres, the New York Mets are one of two teams in Major League Baseball to have never thrown a no-hitter. They have certainly come close.