Archive for March, 2007

Another Overlong Post RE: Blogs Vs. Newspapers

Saturday, March 31st, 2007

Cub Town posts about a new book decrying elitism in sports coverage and the WSJ reviewer that skewers it, defending sports blogging in the process. The real gem comes in the comment by Ken Arneson, author of the Catfish Stew and Humbug blogs where he states:
Baseball news is about money. It’s not about some […]

SWOBODA

Friday, March 30th, 2007

Scott Long over at Baseball Toaster’s Juice Blog comes up with a baseball prediction formula that even Murray Chass would love.

Bricks

Thursday, March 29th, 2007

They have begun installing the ‘message’ bricks into the side walk.
I have added a few more pics to my brickpaver photo page.

Prior Sent Down

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007

“I told Mark that there’s a marked difference from what we’re seeing now and what we saw much earlier in the spring. He’s come a good ways. He just needs to continue to work. It wasn’t easy [to tell him]. At the same time, this is good for his career.”
So sayeth Lou Pinella as Mark […]

Waveland

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007

Testing out the displays…
…and I have added a few more pics to the brickpaver photo page.

Police @ Wrigley Tickets On Sale Monday 03/26

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

Tickets for the Police at Wrigley go on sale on Monday for the July 5th show through Tickets.com. Here’s the link and the seating guide. There will be another show on the 6th which will go on sale at a later date (after the first show sells out).

Beer Me

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

Sprucing Up The Old Park

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

SI Reaches Out To The Unwashed Masses

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

SI.com has a web poll up asking Cub fans to vote for the fan blog that has the best Cubs info. The Choices are Bleed Cubbie Blue, View from the Bleachers, Cub Town, and Desipio.
I’m not quite sure who was determining who the candidates were, but not to include Cub Reporter is […]

LaRussa Arrested

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

ESPN just reported that Tony LaRussa was arrested for suspicion of DUI this morning after he was found asleep at the wheel at a traffic light.
Here’s a link to a Sun-Sentinel story. Apparently he had a .093 blood alcohol level.