Cut Mitch a little slack

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...
Same old Dusty

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...
Oral History: Neifi saves the season

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...
Spoiler alert: They’re going to do it again

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...
2018 MLB Over/Unders

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...