| Apr 6, 2015
| 5:03 AM
The smell of brats will soon be wafting from the parking lots at Miller Park as tailgaters celebrate the Milwaukee Brewers' home opener.
Those tailgaters will likely huddle close to their grills with temperatures in the mid-40s Monday. Forecasters expect...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:23 AM
The Milwaukee Brewers may have nachos on a stick, but the Tampa Bay Rays will offer macaroni and cheese in a cone.
The Rays revealed their new menu items for the 2015 season this week, including the Mac Bat ($8), a portable mac and cheese dish in a...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:36 PM
Opening Day of the 2015 Major League Baseball season is right around the corner, and that means the introduction of new crazy ballpark food concoctions.
Miller Park, home of the Milwaukee Brewers, is stepping up its innovative food menu with three...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 9:20 AM
Columnist David Haugh gave several reasons for the Cubs not to move home games to Milwaukee's Miller Park ("Wait till the middle of this year," Sports, March 5), but he left out the most important reason: The Cubs don't want to expose their fans to Miller...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:32 PM
For opening night at Wrigley Field next month, the Cubs should hand out free hard hats and safety goggles to the first 20,000 fans.
They can call the giveaway a promotion. It also could double as a precaution around the construction site at Clark and...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:20 AM
Ask for the best room in the house, and what do you get? Grandeur is not a one-size-fits-all image. Look at how elegance, setting, views, expense and amenities vary at these destinations in 10 Midwestern states.
Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior, Tofte,...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 6:18 AM
A collective groan echoed throughout a packed ballroom 2 1/2 months before an opponent had the opportunity to hit a home run into the Wrigley Field bleachers.
That's because high-ranking Cubs executives confirmed Saturday that delays in their...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Commissioner Bud Selig will receive a salary of about $6 million annually in retirement, ESPN.com reported Friday.
Selig, who officially retires on Jan. 25 when Rob Manfred takes over, started running Major League Baseball as chairman of the executive...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun is having a happy Thanksgiving, along with baseball fans who heard Wednesday that his surgically repaired right thumb is "feeling amazing" after taking some swings recently.
Braun has struggled with nerve damage near...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ANGELS: Guess who batted .583 in their last playoff series? Jeff Mathis, 2009 ALCS. Really. (1)
2. WASHINGTON: Last D.C.-based team to win a postseason series:...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:30 AM
It has been 10 years since Comcast SportsNet first flipped the switch on Oct. 1, 2004. Since then, the network has documented some of the biggest moments in Chicago sports history.
CSN will reflect on its 10-year anniversary Wednesday at 10 p.m. The one-...