A couple of months ago an on-line poll asked Chicago sports fans to rank the owners of the city’s four big-time professional teams. The hockey Blackhawks’ Rocky Wirtz won in a walk, with more votes than the other three combined. …
The Arizona Fall League, which holds forth in the Valley of the Sun, is baseball’s—and Arizona’s—best-kept secret, and persists in that distinction even though it’s regularly advertised as such. That’s just how Fred Klein likes it
Cade McKown, Mike Tomczak, Steve Fuller, Vince Evans, Mike Phipps, Bob Avellini, Gary Huff, Jack Concannon, Jim Miller, Kent Nix, Brian Griese, Jim Harbaugh, Greg Landry, Virgil Carter, Rusty Lisch, Kyle Orton, Rex Grossman…where do all these guys come from?
Instead of fading into oblivion like other over-paid ballplayers, Soriano has a special opportunity to not only drastically improve the chances of the Cubs franchise, but also to go down in history as one helluva mensch.