| Jan 9, 2015
| 4:33 PM
Carlos Delgado habría sido víctima de la peor de las injusticias cometidas en la reciente elección de los nuevos miembros del Salón de la Fama del béisbol.
Ni siquiera Mike Piazza, dueño de los récords de jonrones (427) y mejor promedio de slugging (....
| Jan 24, 2015
| 4:15 PM
News of Ernie Banks’ passing Friday night shocked me.
Nobody that relentlessly upbeat could be part of such a bummer.
I never thought Ernie was immortal to the point he would be saying “Let’s play two’’ until the planet...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Siempre he señalado que no todos los tramposos son iguales. Al menos para las pupilas enfermas de los que juzgan, preñados de veneno y venganza, la suerte de los peloteros involucrados en el escándalo del consumo de sustancias prohibidas (PEDs, siglas...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:25 PM
Bill Belichick played the rumpled dunce, wrinkled sweatshirt, rolled-up sleeves, the world's most detailed football coach shrugging and sighing and professing to have no idea about footballs.
"I had no knowledge of the various steps involved in the game...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 10:28 AM
This column was orginially published on July 24, 2005.
Two steps into the swanky Ritz-Carlton hotel in this Pacific Ocean postcard of a town off the western edge of Los Angeles, Ernie Banks asked the hostess he'd just met about her husband. She blushed....
| Dec 31, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Over the next 51 weeks or so, you can expect in this space coverage of the biggest and brightest in Chicago-area museums. But for your New Year's Day, we've got Hummels, money, sports memorabilia and buttons — plus a roundup of 14 other smaller and/...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:08 PM
Crane Kenney, president of business operations for the Cubs, said the target date for the opening of the left field bleachers is early May and late May for the right field bleachers.
Bleacher season ticket holders have three options for home games...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:27 PM
Cubs President Theo Epstein repeatedly expressed his appreciation Saturday to a patient crowd of Cubs followers.
"Hold us accountable," Epstein told a group of more than 1,000 during a discussion at the Cubs Convention.
Epstein explained the factors...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:38 PM
The granddaddy of all fan fests returns this weekend when the 30th annual Cubs Convention kicks off Friday at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers.
The blueprint isn't too different from the one former Cubs executive John McDonough invented in 1986,...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:19 PM
My 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot: Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz, Craig Biggio, Jeff Bagwell, Mike Piazza, Curt Schilling, Tim Raines, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina.
That means no vote for Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire,...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 7:04 PM
On a giant board inside his office, White Sox general manager Rick Hahn ranked his primary offseason targets at each position.
Three names that topped those lists appeared on placards in an auditorium Tuesday at U.S. Cellular Field as the Sox...