Alex Campbell: Hey everyone, welcome to the first ever Soup of the Week Chat! With the White Sox and the Cubs playing the first of two crosstown series this season at Wrigley Field over the weekend we wanted to discuss the series separately from the usual “This Week In…” column so this could be exclusively […]Read more "Crosstown Chat"
White Sox At the time of writing, the White Sox are in a rain delay of the second game of this weekend’s Crosstown series with the Cubs. After the Cubs’ 11-2 win yesterday in which Carson Fulmer lasted just 1 ⅔ innings in which he gave up five earned runs, and two Sox errors led […]Read more "This Week in Chicago Sports"
White Sox In the last week the Sox took 3 of 5 from a marathon series in Kansas City, dropped both games they played against the Cardinals, and walked-off Thursday night in a return home against the Twins thanks to a Trayce Thompson solo shot before dropping the next three games over the weekend. I […]Read more "This Week in Chicago Sports"
Almost a week removed from the NFL Draft, I thought this week I would take a look at who the Bears drafted and signed and give my take on how I think the Bears did. Draft Picks Round 1, Pick 8: Roquan Smith (Linebacker, Georgia) As I mentioned in my brief draft update last week, […]Read more "Bears Draft Review"
Dear America: Stop Treating Politics Like a Sport There is perhaps nothing that unites people across the globe quite like sports. Thousands of people, filling stadiums, all cheering on a common cause, whether that be simply as a community or as an entire country. In general, sports are a largely positive pillar of modern culture. […]Read more "Dear America: Stop Treating Politics Like a Sport"
Bears and Notre Dame Ok, so the Bears did not get Notre Dame offensive guard Quenton Nelson like seemingly every single mock draft said they would. Honestly, while I hoped this would happen I was always skeptical of this. Given how much hype he’s been getting over the past several weeks as one of the […]Read more "NFL Draft Round 1 Thoughts"
White Sox At the time of writing, the White Sox have this week been swept by the Angels and lost the first game of a series with the Astros, giving up 40 (!!!) runs in the process. That’s absolutely terrible. I don’t really want to even talk about this team this week, so I’m not […]Read more "This Week in Chicago Sports"