Archive for October 18th, 2008

  • [ALCS] Game Not On TBS; TBS Won’t Tell Us Why

    [ALCS] Game Not On TBS; TBS Won’t Tell Us Why

    October 18, 2008 at 8:14 pm 10 comments

    [UPDATE: 11:23pm] (just because we want to yell at somebody right now. The TBS deal with MLB won’t expire until after the 2013 season with TBS retaining exclusive rights to televise the ALCS in even-numbered years and the NLCS in odd-numbered years…In the end, we all lose. [UPDATE: 10:50pm] Sox […]

     
  • [THE GHOST OF BUCCO BRUCE] Big News From Across The Bay

    [THE GHOST OF BUCCO BRUCE] Big News From Across The Bay

    October 18, 2008 at 1:00 pm 9 comments

    We have been in a bit of a funk for the last 36 hours. Not so much despondent as we are angry. With about 7 hours to go before game 6 at The Trop tonight, we needed a pick-us-up and Joe Bucs Fan delivered big time. As Joe is sure […]

     
  • [SCOOP JACKSON] Scoop Jackson Would Like To ‘Clarify’ His Idiocy

    [SCOOP JACKSON] Scoop Jackson Would Like To ‘Clarify’ His Idiocy

    October 18, 2008 at 11:59 am 0 comments

    Earlier this week we took exception to some comments made about BJ Upton by Scoop Jackson of ESPN.com. Among the most egregious statements made by Mr. Jackson was the suggestion that inner-city kids will relate better to Upton because he is occasionally “lazy”. At some point yesterday, a “clarification” was […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Cubs Writers Once Again Desperate For Stories In October

    [THE HANGOVER] Cubs Writers Once Again Desperate For Stories In October

    October 18, 2008 at 11:10 am 6 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… With the Cubs once again home without a World Series trophy, Phil Rogers of the Chicago Tribune is desperate for a story. How desperate? “Of course, if we had won it, we’d be in the World […]