Cut Mitch a little slack

All offseason the Bears media and Bears fans were aligned in their proclamations to give Mitch...

Same old Dusty

The old Dustbag, Johnnie B. Baker Jr. sat down (presumably without his large adult son Darren...

Tweetbag! Who is to blame for the Cubs’ shitty starting pitching?

You'll be shocked to hear that Twitter doesn't always foster the most nuanced discussions.  Our...

Oral History: Neifi saves the season

The 2016 Cubs created a new generation of Cubs legends with guys you will never forget for all the...

Spoiler alert: They’re going to do it again

Two years ago the Cubs were indisputably the best team in baseball.  They won 103 games and they...

2018 MLB Over/Unders

t's a tradition unlike any other.  No, it's not Jim Nantz creepily giving his tie to a player...

Cut Mitch a little slack

All offseason the Bears media and Bears fans were aligned in their proclamations to give Mitch Trubisky some time to settle into the quarterback job before they freaked out one way or the other. That was never going to be true, and sure enough panic buttons were...

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Same old Dusty

The old Dustbag, Johnnie B. Baker Jr. sat down (presumably without his large adult son Darren sitting on his lap) with The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal to talk about...well, let's just say Dusty's nothing if not consistent.  Everything is always everybody's else's fault,...

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Oral History: Neifi saves the season

The 2016 Cubs created a new generation of Cubs legends with guys you will never forget for all the best reasons. But lost in the glow of a world's championship are the Cubs who paved the way.  The greats who toiled in the obscurity of losing. Those who should never be...

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Spoiler alert: They’re going to do it again

Two years ago the Cubs were indisputably the best team in baseball.  They won 103 games and they somehow toted 108 years of baggage all the way to the finish line and, maybe you've heard this, won the World Series.  They did it with an impossibly young team, and they...

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2018 MLB Over/Unders

t's a tradition unlike any other.  No, it's not Jim Nantz creepily giving his tie to a player after the national championship game.  It's time to check out the Bovada over/unders for wins and figure out which side to get on. Arizona D'bags 85.5 The D'bags rode a deep...

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An oral history of the Mitch Trubisky trade

Bears fans booed.  Mike Glennon wept.  John Fox looked confused.  John Lynch's CTE subsided just long enough for him to act smug and get kudos from the sycophantic NFL media.  And that was just when they found out that Chris Berman wasn't going to host the draft...

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In defense of Joe Maddon

So crazy Joe Maddon wandered into a boutique shop and saw some awful mashup art on the wall and commissioned the "artist" to make four posters showing how to put "the art in baseball?"  Coming off last year's lame "D-Peat" theme, Joe needed a good one this year and we...

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Joe’s new motivational idea is a real work of art

So, Joe Maddon has decided to put "the art back in baseball" with some commissioned artwork of dubious quality.  The pieces are mash ups of famous works of art with some lame baseball imagery and graffiti on them. I personally prefer the one that didn't make the cut. ...

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