1. Good Night St. Louis

    The Chicago Cubs found a much needed series win on the road this weekend, taking two out of three from the Cardinals in Busch Stadium. Although this year the St...

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  2. Open Mic: NCAA, It's Time to Step Up

    Fool you once, shame on me. Fool you twice, shame on you. Maybe this is what the NCAA needs to realize. For the second time in the past three years, one of the most noted athletes on the USC ...

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  3. MLB Division Leaders: Who's Contending...and Who's Just Pretending?

    As Sunday's games ended, the Major League Baseball Playoffs would be set as follows:Boston from the AL East, Minnesota from the AL Central, and both Oakland and the Angels from the West.In the NL, it would be Florida, Arizona, St...

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  4. Easy, Ozzy!: Detroit Goaltender Chris Osgood Strikes Stars' Mike Ribeiro

    When I should have been paying attention to my girlfriend during our dinner date last night, I was instead focusing intently on Game Two of the Western Conference finals...

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  5. Detroit Red Wings Continue to Fly

    Another game and another dominating win by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2008 edition of the Stanley Cup Playoffs...

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  6. Cedric Benson: You're Free to Go...Away

    How idiotic can one guy be? I honestly do not understand. I am frustrated by Cedric Benson in a Chicago Bears uniform, sure. However what he did this past weekend is simply inexcusable. If a police officer tells you to do something, you do it...

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  7. NFL Draft: A Tale of Two Days for the Chicago Bears

    The Bears draft on Saturday went exactly how any Bears fan should have expected. Sure, Jerry Angelo could have decided to go after a wide receiver or quarterback on day one, but he went directly after what this team needs to get better right away...

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  8. Sports Radio Meatball Callers

    I can honestly say that I love my job and there is pretty much nothing else I could see myself doing in life. I have a job that allows me to express humor, sarcasm, be arrogant at times, as ...

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  9. Chicago Cubs: Marty Brenneman Was Right, and Alfonso Soriano Proved It

    A day late, sure, but Alfonso Soriano proved how stupid Cubs fans really are on Friday night. After botching two fly balls that should have been easy outs, Soriano was the only one ...

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  10. 2008 White Sox: You're Not Fooling Anyone

    The 2008 Chicago White Sox shot out of the gate to lead the American Central Division for the first month of the season, something no experts thought they were capable of doing...

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  11. Chicago Cubs Struggled on Thursday

    Thursday at Wrigley Field will be looked back upon in October. Cubs’ fans will either see it as a hiccup against division rival Milwaukee, or they will see it as a turning point where things started to go south...

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  12. Baseball Often Makes You Ask: Did I Just See That?

    I have always been under the impression that attending a baseball game is like attending no other sporting event. To me, baseball has more obscure things happen more consistently than any other sport...

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  13. MLB: Did I Just See That?!

    I have always been under the impression that attending a baseball game is like attending no other sporting event. To me baseball has more obscure things happen more consistently than any other sport...

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  14. Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions: Bet on the Penguins

    I know I'm a few days late, but I only update this when I work overnights on the weekend. With me being a full-time college student, I hope you understand.These were my predictions long before the first puck dropped on Wednesday night...

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  15. March of the Penguins: Pittsburgh Is the Team to Beat

    Like it or not, the Pittsburgh Penguins have arrived. You have heard over the last couple of years this was a dynasty in the making, a team with as much young talent as there has been in recent memory...

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  16. Chicago Cubs Still Have A Long Way to Go

    The entire North Side of Chicago would like to think this year is magical and there is no reason the Cubs aren't going to win a World Series for the first time in 100 seasons...

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  17. Detroit Rocked City

    Maybe someone forgot to tell the Detroit Tigers but this past Monday marked opening day for nearly every team in baseball for the 2008 season...

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  18. Windy City Rivals: Have the Blackhawks Passed the Chicago Bulls?

    Maybe I am completely wrong when I say this but during the winter months, the City of Chicago has become a Blackhawk town...

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  19. Kansas City Royals: On the Rise...

    Insignificant, irrelevant, and hopeless. Those words pretty much sum up how the Kansas City Royals have been since I began paying attention to baseball roughly 15 years ago. With only one ...

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  20. Cubs Closer: Kerry Wood

    Kerry Wood was officially named closer of the Cubs entering 2008. Although this was widely speculated by many for the majority of the offseason, was it the right move by the Cubs?I have backed ...

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  21. Cubs: Team Cannot Win Title Without Legitimate No. 2 Pitcher

    Call me crazy, Cubs fans, but counting on Ted Lilly to have a repeat performance of his 2007 campaign will only wind up ending ugly. Lilly had a career year in 2007 for the Northsiders; 15 wins, 3...

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  22. Chicago Bears Offseason: Free Agency Won't Fix This Mess

    "We need Michael Turner!""How didn't we get Faneca?!!?""We can't survive next year without Berrian!"If you tuned into sports radio in Chicago over the past couple days, then this is only the tip of the iceberg to what you will hear...

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  23. Notre Dame Football: Offseason Offensive Blues...and Golds

    Obviously, coming off of an abysmal 3-9 season, there are major reasons for concern for the Fighting Irish headed into the 2008 campaign...

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  24. Super Bowl XLII: Upset? Yes; Greatest Ever? Not Even Close

    Sunday's Super Bowl will be remembered forever because of how it finished. Two touchdowns in the final three minutes and when it was all said and done the Giants had beaten the unbeatable...

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  25. New York Mets, 2008 NL Champs? Not So Fast

    As you all know by now, one of the best pitchers in the game is headed to Queens to be part of the Metropolitans' pitching staff in 2008...

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