World Series winners aren’t always the ‘best teams.’ History shows that chemistry, and sheer luck, are often more important.
Imagine, if you will, the Chicago Cubs firing Joe Maddon 10 months after winning their first World Series title in 108 years. Picture the Cleveland Cavaliers dumping Tyronn Lue not a year since celebrating the city’s first major championship in more than a half-century. Now consider what happened in England this past week when Leicester […]
The commemorative gloves come courtesy of Wilson
Championship tattoos can be tempting to get, and understandably so — for a sports fan, it’s one of the most permanent and hardcore ways to show one’s fandom and to celebrate a championship win. It’s also a little puzzling when fans get...Show More Summary
The sense of urgency in D.C. is the highest in MLB, but they might be in position to do something about it
Did you know the Cubs won the 2016 World Series? Javier Baez's left shoulder is here to remind you
British Lionhearts win their Group B World Series of Boxing match against France Fighting Roosters.
Curt Schilling once pitched his way into a World Series on a busted ankle and later tweeted his way out of a job at ESPN with an offensive post about transgender rights. On Thursday, he took his rightful place at CPAC, hosting his Breitbart radio shows from the hallway of the Gaylord Hotel. “I’ve never […]
Four straight NL West titles have yielded zero pennants for the Dodgers
Cubs manager Joe Maddon is featured on HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" where his unique manner of managing brought the Chicago Cubs to their first World Series Championship in 108 years.
Here's the inside story of the Chicago Cubs' team meeting during the 10th inning rain delay in Game 7 of the World Series.
Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts has never made a secret of his love of bowling—he’s said that he watches the game every Sunday when he can, he competed in the 2015 World Series of Bowling and he’s bowled two perfect games in the past four years. The guy has a profile on the U.S. Bowling Congress website. Read more...
For the first time in Snyder's tenure, the two World Series teams enter the next year 1-2
As if a wedding day isn’t enough to celebrate on it’s own, this duo had a little extra to cheers for on their Big Day. Hello, Chicago, World Series winners! The city that brought these two gorgeous love birds together—so what better place to say their I do’s? A Bride as radiant as ever (thanks to Nika […]
Thursday’s Say Hey, Baseball includes Yu Darvish’s future, the favorites to win the World Series, and Carter Capps’ absurd delivery. In 2017, the Rangers figure to be competing in a tough American League West race along with the Astros and Mariners. Show More Summary
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) has just lost a champion in two weight classes in one fell swoop... David Branch, World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 185- and 205-pound champion, has vacated both titles and accepted an offer to return to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) after going undefeated during his four-year tenure, according to MMA Fighting. Show More Summary
Well… okay, fine! Chicago-based, um, “rapper” Chance the Rapper totally WAS planning on hanging it all up and returning to his true calling of trimming nails and draining anal glands at the local Petco (totally a real thing). BUT, as...Show More Summary
Chicago Cubs star Anthony Rizzo says he's an athlete -- not a politician -- and would NOT have boycotted a visit to Donald Trump's White House. The World Series champ was at LAX wrapping up a quick L.A. vacation when we asked how he felt…
The Yakuza series is enjoying a surge of long overdue popularity. We blame the chicken. Yakuza 0 seems to have reignited interest in Sega’s cult-favourite open world series. Yakuza games have always been beloved of their fervent fanbase, but have never really found mainstream appeal – and so Sega generally takes its time localising them, […]