Pat Hughes: Baseball’s Greatest Treasure

His voice has graced the airwaves for nearly thirty-eight years with three teams across two sports. Talented wouldn’t even begin to describe the skills the man behind the microphone possesses. Pat Hughes has been the Cubs radio play-by-play broadcaster since 1996, but for someone like me who was born in 1999, Hughes has been there... Continue Reading →

In Joe We (Must) Trust

Through the past five years, we've heard "In Theo We Trust" when the Cubs President of Baseball Ops makes a front office decision deemed questionable by the fan base. He's been given the benefit of the doubt and rightfully so. He promised the Commissioner's Trophy in five years and that's exactly what Cubs fans got. Now... Continue Reading →

Stadium Series Sweaters: Hit or Miss?

With another Stadium Series match-up wrapped up and in the books, questions, polls and firm statements find their way onto Twitter about the jerseys used in the action. For the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins, gripes about the color scheme the teams opted for surfaced on the web. Rarely will you find somebody posting about... Continue Reading →

NOT a Time for a Change

People that know me know I'm an old man when it comes to appreciating American's pastime. I love watching a baseball game, regardless of how long or possibly painful the game may be (see all of my ticket stubs and scorecards from Chicago Cubs – the Starlin Castro-Era). People that don’t know me, read Baseball:... Continue Reading →

Who wants to go to Nashville anyways?

   If you are from Chicago, New York or the District of Columbia and you have interest in attending a hockey game in Nashville while they play your squad, you are going to find trouble entering Bridgestone Arena. In fact, if you do not possess a Nashville Predators season ticket holder “passport” or a Tennessee-area... Continue Reading →

College hoops are back!

Well thank goodness. I’ve stated it before, but I’ll remind you; I’m not the biggest Bulls fan. I find myself upset with the team more than I actually celebrate their victories. I’ve never really been high on the NBA, but darn it, I just absolutely love college hoops. For the first week or so, matchups... Continue Reading →

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