Daily Dose: Bucknell? Really? Oh, that’s rich.

I’m not one of those Illini fans who is mad at Bill Self for leaving Illinois for Kansas. At the time though, I wondered why he was so sure that he had a better chance of winning a national championship in Lawrence. Sure, there’s the whole “Rock,...

Daily Dose: I just want to be positive

On a day when most of us were preoccupied with NCAA basketball and pondering the inevitable question, “What color will our stool be after we drink all this green beer?”, baseball was having one of those days that starts with a root canal and ends with a...

Daily Dose: Hey, this stuff is easy!

64 games. 65 teams. And as of this writing, 66 guys in the Desipio Tournament Challenge. Who knew? I don’t want to brag, but I whizzed right through my bracket. I wish somebody was having one of those tournament challenge things where if you got every game right...

Daily Dose: Ow! My arm! I think it’s broken!

Do you think the Cubs understand that even if they’re telling the truth about the injuries to Mark Prior and Kerry Wood that we’re not going to believe them? They repeatedly undersold the severity of injuries to Prior, Wood, Todd Hollandsworth, etc. last...