It’s a fucking great time to be a Chicago baseball fan. With less than 10 games left in the season, Chicago is the home of two first-place teams in the respective divisions. The White Sox have already clinched their spot in the playoffs while the Cubs are soon to follow. Both clubs own one of the only two no-hitters thrown in MLB. The probable AL MVP, Batting Champ, and Rookie of the Year are on the South Side while the possible NL Cy Young and Comeback Player of the Year reside just 8 miles north.
Big news for the podcast as we unveil a new name and launch a goddamn t-shirt shop | #SFGiants seize control of the A*Hole standing as the only team above .500 | At least the #Cubs futility brings some clarity | #WhiteSox storylines are abundant | Miggy's iconic Opening Day blast and Baddoo's breakout mark fleeting fun start to #Tigers season | #Athletics dismal start compounded by major injuries | Bizarre Boston/Nike unis harbinger of strange looks to come in Chicago | Trevor Bauer's sticky balls are the talk of the town — just the way he likes it | Even the #Mets disapprove of their bullshit walk-off win | Asshole of the Week: Chris Young