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  • Sweet Lou Piniella fumes over Fukudome comments

     
    Lou Piniella says he doesn't have much respect for ESPN's Steve Phillips. (Via Big Lead.)......
  • Initial thoughts on new Yankee Stadium

     
    Here are some of my first thoughts on the Stadium, where it appears there will be baseball tonight despite the rain. The small number of fans already here just cheered as they began removing the tarp from the field. *It's......
  • Torii Hunter, Howie Kendrick help power Angels to 7-6 victory over Chicago Cubs

     
    Torii Hunter and Howie Kendrick each hit home runs, and the Angels took advantage of a pair of Chicago Cubs errors to score three unearned runs in the seventh inning of a 7-6 interleague victory in their first-ever game in......
  • Cubs' Lou Piniella will retire at end of season

     
    Chicago Cubs Manager Lou Piniella has decided to retire when the season ends. Piniella, who turns 67 next month, has managed for 23 seasons and has won one World Series -- in 1990, when he managed the Cincinnati Reds. The......
  • Fine lines

     
    You can't plan to jam a stick into the ground without the neighbors showing up at the zoning meeting to denounce "this so-called stick" and tearfully explain how the stick will destroy the quality of their lives and drive down......
  • `Sweet' Lou Piniella? Really?

     
    Many writers and broadcasters over the years have used the nickname "Sweet Lou" for the now-retired Cubs skipper, but why? He seems like a decent enough fellow -- on the gruff side, occasionally, and that emotional farewell yesterday was undeniably......
  • Question of the day: What is your favorite Lou Piniella moment?

     
    Reporters from around the Tribune family tackle the question of the day, then you get a chance to chime in and tell them why they're wrong. Check back throughout the day for updates. Bill Shaikin, Los Angeles Times Piniella had......
  • Question of the day: Was Quade a better choice for Cubs manager than Sandberg? [Updated]

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Dom Amore, Hartford Courant When the Cubs made this unexpected choice, the......
  • Baseball honors Torre, Piniella, Gaston and Cox at winter meetings

     
    Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig joined Joe Torre, Lou Piniella, Cito Gaston and Atlanta Braves President John Schuerholz, who was pinch-hitting for Bobby Cox, at a press conference Tuesday morning to honor the four retiring managers. Among...
  • Tiger let me down, too, and other reflections on the year that was

     
    My worst prediction for 2010 was, and I quote, "A highly focused Tiger Woods will win at least seven PGA tournaments." As it happened, a highly erratic Tiger Woods won zero tournaments this year. I also predicted that former Bolingbrook......