'Best of' Columns
October 22, 2005
This is a Cubs town, and even the White Sox, playing in their first World Series in 46 years tonight, acknowledge that.
"The Cubs always get most of the attention," said White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen.
Which means this city has some very misguided loyalties, because...
August 5, 2005
When Lee Mazzilli gets a call on his cell phone, the tone that rings is the theme from "The Godfather."
Yesterday when his phone rang, it was very appropriate because he was getting whacked as manager of the Baltimore Orioles.
The Orioles fired the man to whom, near...
June 10, 2005
Tensions are running a little high as we get closer to the Mellow Mike Tyson-Irish Kevin McBride fight tomorrow night at MCI Center.
Not between the fighters, mind you. Mike is still mellow, and Irish Kevin is still catatonic, though he did show some emotion yesterda...