Chicago Cubs

  • News

    March 29, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 13, 2011

    Twitter Is Confused About Miami Marlins Name Change

    A fan-made "Miami" logo. (Yes, the Marlins have some fans.)​The condition that the Florida Marlins change their name to the Miami Marlins as part of the deal for their new stadium has been well known locally for years. But the baseball-loving world at large (which we assume does not care much abou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Jack McKeon Managing Against the Children of His Former Players

    McKeon managed John Mayberry back when chew was healthy.​A new chapter of the Jack McKeon Is Really Old Chronicles was written last night: The 80-year-old Marlins manager skippered a game against the son of a player he managed in the early 1970s.John Mayberry was the Kansas City Royals' hard-hitti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    Shard of Broken Bat Impales Cubs' Tyler Colvin During Marlins Game

    ​A freak accident at Sun Life Stadium Sunday has put the Chicago Cubs' rookie outfielder Tyler Colvin in the hospital with a season-ending injury. Colvin was on third base during the second inning when teammate Wellington Castro's maple bat broke and sent a large shard into Colvin's chest. Yeah, a ... More >>

  • News

    June 2, 2005

    Extra Innings

    The game of baseball isn't played against the clock, which is a good thing because Jack McKeon has lots of stories to tell

  • News

    October 22, 1998

    Lou's Last Pitch

    Nearly anyone can make it to the major leagues. All you need is a little talent and a lot of faith.

  • Calendar

    March 27, 1997
  • News

    October 3, 1996

    The Girl of Summer

    How did Tina Nichols become the first woman to play in the South Florida Baseball League? Simple: She's good.

  • Music

    March 16, 1994

    Smells Like Team Spirit

    Fist-pumping, crowd-rousing, and annoying as hell, the rock soundtrack to sporting events is becoming a genre of its own

  • News

    May 6, 1992