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  • It's too bad Pete Rose never will get his just due

    It's too bad Pete Rose never will get his just due
    Pete Rose is old news and getting older. Just look at him. He looks like a faded, balled-up old newspaper someone once used to pack away grandma's china. Rose has as much to do with today's baseball as flannel.
  • Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant could be like Cubs Hall of Fame duo

    Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant could be like Cubs Hall of Fame duo
    Billy Williams and Ron Santo spent most of their playing careers together, from the minors through the early 1970s. Their shared experiences included the dark days of the early 1960s, the start of the Cubs' renaissance in '67 and the famous collapse...

    Ron Santo's memory endures as Cubs go for sweep over Mets

    Ron Santo's memory endures as Cubs go for sweep over Mets
    When Billy Williams walked into the Cubs’ dugout before Monday night’s game at Wrigley Field, he joked about how Ron Santo would’ve reacted. “Big series. Gotta beat those Mets.” The Cubs may be wearing No. 14 on their...

    Doug Buffone's passion, sense of humor will be missed

    Doug Buffone's passion, sense of humor will be missed
    One day when the Bears played at Wrigley Field, linebacker Dick Butkus kept yelling at teammate Doug Buffone that his shoes stunk. The louder Butkus yelled, the more Buffone insisted they didn't. Butkus rode his buddy so hard about the smell that...

    Helping readers is the name of my game

    Helping readers is the name of my game
    More than anything else, I hope my columns help families, as most pets are considered members of the family. During 2014, I was proud to elevate several topics to a public platform. --Journalist Julia Szabo spoke with me about her book, "Medicine Dog:...