1. Fredi Gonzalez Fired by Florida Marlins, Along with Members of Staff

    The Florida Marlins have fired manager Fredi Gonzalez, naming Edwin Rodriguez his replacement, but only on an interim basis. Rodriguez has spent the past one-and-a-half seasons as manager of Triple-A New Orleans...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 289 reads 11 comments

  2. Chicago White Sox Call Up 21-Year-Old Prospect Dayan Viciedo

    Before the 2009 season, the Chicago White Sox signed the then 19-year-old Dayan Viciedo to a four-year, $10 million contract...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 518 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers vs. Celtics Game 7: Kobe Wins Fifth While Proving He Isn't Close To 23

    Please stop comparing Kobe Bryant to Michael Jordan. It is unfair to Bryant, disgraceful to Jordan and a waste of time. There simply is no comparison...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 1,896 reads 63 comments

  4. Wrigley Field Becoming Just Another Stadium

    No matter how bad the product was on the field, people flooded to Wrigley Field to see...well...the field. It brought baseball fans to what seemed like a different decade or even a ...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 631 reads 10 comments

  5. Chicago White Sox Starting Pitchers Show Up Late to 2010

    Going into the 2010 season, the White Sox starting staff of Mark Buehrle, Jake Peavy, John Danks, Gavin Floyd, and Freddy Garcia was thought to be a top-three pitching staff in all of baseball...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 410 reads 6 comments

  6. MLB Draft Results: On Second Day, White Sox Said, "Let There Be Pitching"

    The gameplan for the Chicago White Sox has not been hard to follow in this MLB Draft; pitching and lots of it. The first three picks on Day 2 for the White Sox were college right-handers...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 631 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Bulls Offer Head Coaching Job To Tom Thibodeau

    The Chicago Bulls have reportedly offered the team's head coaching job to Boston Celtics assistant coach Tom Thibodeau. Thibodeau has no head coaching experience, but is known around the league as a defensive guru...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 232 reads 12 comments

  8. Top 10 Most Memorable Ken Griffey Jr. Plays

    As always, Ken Griffey Jr. did not need a giant "Look at me" sign while deciding to step away from the game Thursday, even though most of his career we couldn't look away...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 1,152 reads 32 comments

  9. Armando Galarraga Game: It Was One Bad Call, Baseball Fans...Get Over It

    Jim Joyce blew the final out of what should have been a perfect game for Armando Galarraga and the Detroit Tigers. The man made a bad call in an important spot...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 586 reads 0 comments

  10. Could Paul Konerko Be Headed To the Los Angeles Angels

    Paul Konerko has had his bags packed to head to the Los Angeles Angels on more than one occasion. Now, however, it seems as though Konerko could actually be getting on the plane...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 1,999 reads 22 comments

  11. Ozzie Guillen Signs "Bye Bye LeBron" On Ball For Cleveland Indians Fan

    Before the Chicago White Sox 5-4 win over the Cleveland Indians, one in which umpire Joe West once again did his best to get on T.V. by calling two balks on Mark Buehrle, who had one balk in his previous 692...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 1,204 reads 53 comments

  12. White Sox Hurlers J.J. Putz and Bobby Jenks: Phillies Among Others Show Interest

    Like vultures surrounding a dead carcass, teams are flying overhead of the Chicago White Sox, hoping for some scraps to add to their contending team as the White Sox slowly waste away in the American League Central race...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 560 reads 3 comments

  13. MLB: Texas Rangers Interested in A.J. Pierzynski

    Sources of the Chicago Tribune have said the Texas Rangers are interested in acquiring 33—year—old White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski via trade...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 653 reads 2 comments

  14. LeBron James, Enough of This Cleveland Nonsense...Come To Chicago

    The choice has been simplified over whether or not to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers for LeBron James after yet another early exit from the NBA playoffs. It is time to leave...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 882 reads 18 comments

  15. Oakland A's Starter Dallas Braden Keeps Grandma Away from His Mound (Satire)

    In front of dozens of Oakland Athletics fans at the Coliseum, Dallas Braden threw the 19th perfect game in MLB history and second in team history Sunday. Afterward, Braden was a little annoyed when his teammates ran across the mound to celebrate with him.

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 219 reads 2 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball's Top 10 Underachieving Pitchers of 2010

    Is there anything more annoying than watching a pitcher on your fantasy team who seems unable to get outs? Getting an out suddenly becomes the easiest thing in the world, and you almost want to go to the mound and steal the ball from him...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 978 reads 4 comments

  17. Chicago Bulls' Head Coaching Candidates

    The Chicago Bulls have officially announced the firing of Vinny Del Negro today. Let's a take a moment to mourn him...and now let's move on...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 1,588 reads 11 comments

  18. MLB's National League: Where Mediocre American Leaguers Go To Live

    Attention mediocre American League pitchers and hitters. If you'd like to build Hall of Fame numbers, it would be in your best interest to transfer to the National League as soon as possible...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 789 reads 12 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball's Top 10 Underachieving Hitters of 2010

    We have nearly a month of baseball in the books, and many hairs have turned gray (if they haven't been pulled out) on fantasy owners of these 10...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 1,180 reads 22 comments

  20. Chicago Bulls: Taj Gibson Makes NBA All-Rookie First Team

    Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson has been named to the NBA All-Rookie first team. The rookie out of USC played in all 82 games this season, averaging 9 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 1.3 blocks per game all while shooting 49...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 413 reads 1 comments

  21. NBA: Could Dirk Nowitzki Be Done in Dallas?

    The entire NBA community has been under the impression Dirk Nowitzki is going to stay in Dallas after this season. Reports, however, are saying something different...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 247 reads 0 comments

  22. The Chicago White Sox' Shaky Start to 2010: Good and (Mostly) Bad Surprises

    The White Sox are awful. There are a few other adjectives and nouns to describe the White Sox so far in the 2010 season, but those would be bleeped out...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about 4 years ago 414 reads 4 comments

  23. Chicago White Sox Offense Simply Doesn't Make Sense

    The White Sox begin a six-game road trip in Texas tonight and are currently on a three-game winning streak, winning the team's first series of the year against the Seattle Mariners...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about over 4 years ago 283 reads 0 comments

  24. 2010 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears Draft Grades

    Now that the dust has settled and three long days of drafting and using words like "long," "disciplined," "speedy," "lengthy," and so on are finished, it is now time to grade each team...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about over 4 years ago 4,139 reads 9 comments

  25. Hey NFL, Have You Ever Heard of an Offseason? Please Go Away for a While

    Nothing like a two-hour post-draft wrap-up after the three-day draft to make you excited for the NFL season...which is in four months. Forget the fact there are NHL and NBA playoffs going on...

    Chris Murphy Written by Chris Murphy about over 4 years ago 83 reads 0 comments