Subscribe to the Newsletter

The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #111: All-Star Weak

Starring Jake the Snake. Plus: Breaking: Cubs Not Only Team With Great Players!; The Plan! The Plan!; White Sox (Sort Of) Winning; and Chicago Baseball Is Now Chew-Free.


-

SHOW NOTES

* 111.

:24: All-Star Weak.

* Haw haw.

* Jake Arrieta Was Too Tired To Pitch, Go To ESPYs To Get His Award.

* Verducci: The Year After Effect.

* Colbert Rubs Cubs.

I dunno, Coach, looks like Arrieta was just playing along!

* That All-Star Game Seemed Like A Lot Of Fun For Mets Fans!

9:40: Breaking: Cubs Not Only Team With Great Players!

* Cubs Flub (Item 3).

* Cameron's NL All-Star team: Kris Bryant, LF; Anthony Rizzo, DH.

20:34: Proposed: A Pension Plan For College Football Players.

22:15: The Plan! The Plan!

* Rhodes: The Fallacy Of How The Cubs Were Built.

vs.

* Morrissey: What Rhodes Said.

* Dave Dombrowski Has Been Good At Trading Prospects.

* Let's face it: This season will be a failure if the Cubs don't win the World Series.

* Scott Feldman's ERA (2.56) is now better than Jake Arrieta's (2.68).

* Internal options: Joe Nathan, Brian Matusz.

* Fagerstrom: The Hole In Jason Heyward's Swing Is Glaring.

38:54: White Sox (Sort Of) Winning.

* The Cubs Need Help.

* White Sox Activate Justin Morneau, Promote Carson Fulmer.

* The Cubs don't have to get on a plane for three weeks.

* A single Cubs game costs about as much as Rahm's property tax refund.

55:44: Chicago Baseball Is Now Chew-Free.

* Chris Sale Quit Chewing The Day Tony Gwynn Died.

1:03:02: Blackhawks Sign Mark McNeill!

1:03:09: Bulls Advance To Summer League Quarterfinals!

1:03:17: Chicago Fire Snuffs Out Sporting KC's Five-Match Unbeaten Streak!

1:03:32: Chicago Sky Wasting Elena Delle Donne In Prime Of Her Career!

-

STOPPAGE: 4:18

-

For archives and other shows, see The Beachwood Radio Network.

-

Comments welcome.

More from Beachwood Sports »

The NBA, China, The Score & You

Bernstein & McKnight shrug off China's dystopian authoritarianism because, hey, we're all guilty.

Continue reading "The NBA, China, The Score & You" »

Posted on Oct 11, 2019

'I Just Couldn't Be a Sellout' | Why Rihanna Turned Down The Super Bowl Halftime Show

"There's things within [the NFL] that I do not agree with at all, and I was not about to go and be of service to them in any way."

Continue reading "'I Just Couldn't Be a Sellout' | Why Rihanna Turned Down The Super Bowl Halftime Show" »

Posted on Oct 10, 2019

Jerry Reinsdorf Isn't In It For The Money (LOL)

In public, he says he just wants to bring joy to the fans who really own his teams. In private, he says finishing second is the best business model because it keeps fans hungry and hopeful.

Continue reading "Jerry Reinsdorf Isn't In It For The Money (LOL)" »

Posted on Oct 7, 2019

Breaking Beachwood Sports Feed!