Cubs Win! Cubs Win!

Cubs Win! Cubs Win!
The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series.  I’ll say it again, in case it hasn’t sunk in for you yet (also because I’m not sure it has for me). The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series. It’s been well over a year since I posted on my blog here.  Interestingly enough, one of... Read more »

Why Do We Hate LeBron James?

Why Do We Hate LeBron James?
““I feel confident because I’m the best player in the world. It’s that simple.” – LeBron James. Hoo boy. I mean he’s not wrong.  In fact he’s very much correct.  But that quote coming from that guy was sure to set off a Twitter firestorm. LeBron James and the Cavaliers are one loss away from... Read more »

Will a Triple Crown Winner "Save" Horse Racing?

Will a Triple Crown Winner "Save" Horse Racing?
For the first time in 37 years, and certainly for the first time in my lifetime, we have a Triple Crown winner in horse racing.  American Pharoah capped off his incredible accomplishment with a dominant win in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday. I wondered what the national reaction would be after we finally had a... Read more »
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Alabama Loses...Death to the SEC!!

Alabama Loses...Death to the SEC!!
I love Twitter. Twitter and sports are a match made in heaven.  From Vines to rumors to conversation. Last night after Ohio State knocked off Alabama, I tweeted this:   Everyone is condemning the SEC West. All but one of their games were exhibitions. Flawed theory. — Brady Stiff (@BradyStiff) January 2, 2015 It was... Read more »

Jon Lester Signs With Cubs

Jon Lester Signs With Cubs
I was literally just about to turn over and go to sleep.  I refreshed Twitter one last time…and there it was: Sources: Lester to #Cubs. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 10, 2014 Well hell yes!  Jon Lester chose the Cubs, after eliminating a couple of the other teams that had been after him. It’s reportedly... Read more »

Friday Morning Tea Shot--8/8/2014

Friday Morning Tea Shot--8/8/2014
Congratulations, you made it to Friday.  Bad news, though…it starts all over again in a couple days.  Time for your Friday morning Tea Shot. Baez-Mania Continues Javier Baez has played three games in the Major Leagues.  Javier Baez has hit three home runs in the Major Leagues.  That’s a pretty good positive correlation if you... Read more »
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Thursday Morning Tea Shot--8/7/2014

Thursday Morning Tea Shot--8/7/2014
We’re almost to Friday…Almost.  Time for the Thursday Morning Tea Shot. Cubs Fall to Rockies The Cubs got out to a 3-0 lead by the fourth inning, but the Rockies came storming back including a six run sixth inning.  They went on to win 13-4. Baez Watch: 0-4.  1-10 so far through two games. Also,... Read more »

Wednesday Morning Tea Shot--8/6/2014

Wednesday Morning Tea Shot--8/6/2014
Tuesday was not short of local headlines…Time for the morning Tea Shot! Martellus Bennett Suspended Indefinitely The Bears made quite the statement when they fined and suspended starting tight end Martellus Bennett indefinitely following his scuffle with first round draft pick Kyle Fuller.  The Bears said that bringing Bennett back would be a “process”.  As... Read more »

Tuesday Morning Tea Shot

Tuesday Morning Tea Shot
Yes, I know I spelled “tee” wrong. Most people drink coffee in the morning while they read the paper or whatever.  I drink tea.  Thus, this new round up of yesterday’s headlines will be called the Morning Tea Shot.  Deal with it. Locally… Javy Baez Gets The Call In perhaps the second biggest news of... Read more »
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