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The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #220: Worst 95-Win Team Ever!

Offense cold as The Freeze. Plus: Judging Joe; Back To The Future; Joe's Job (In)security; Jason Benetti's Awesome Statcast; The 2018 Cubs Lacked Killer Instincts; Dr. Theo & Mr. Epstein; Bring Cole Hamels Back; White Sox Season In Verse; State Of The Bears; Blackhawks Should Get Used To Winning Ugly; Bulls Set To Open Most Boring Season Yet; There Is Nothing To Say About College Football; TrackNotes, Racing Luck; Ugly Light-Up Christmas Sweaters Now With Audio!; and Tempered Expectations For 2019 Cubs.


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SHOW NOTES

* 220.

* Coffman: "My god, someone get a freakin' hit!"

* Theo's State of the Cubs Union: "Our offense broke."

8:40: Judging Joe.

* Rhodes: "It's possible for both of the following statements to be true . . . "

* Terrance Gore's Other Job:

* When you don't want to see Jason Heyward or Kyle Schwarber in a pinch-hit situation.

* FanGraphs: Kyle Chokeber.

16:43: Back To The Future.

* Get Manny!

* Get rid of Addy!

* Rhodes: "Theo is the Ryan Pace of the Cubs!"

* Worst 95-win team ever!

24:05: Maddon's Job (In)security.

* Joe Thibodeau!

* Now we know why Maddon was so defensive this year.

* Theo: "Launch angle is not a fad."

37:30: Jason Benetti's Awesome Statcast.

39:59: Theo: 2018 Cubs Lacked Killer Instinct.

* Lester: Team was complacent, arrogant.

* Rhodes: Maybe Maddon's Game 3 and getaway day lineups were complacent . . .

* Javy: We paid too much attention to other teams.

50:16 Dr. Theo & Mr. Epstein.

* Terrible offseason, great midseason.

54:11 Bring Cole Hamels Back.

54:52: White Sox Season In Verse.

55:19: State Of The Bears.

* Coffman: "Jordan Howard better get over himself."

* Trubisky? How 'bout Mahomes!

* Next up: Fins, Pats.

* Smokin' Jay Cutler.

1:04:53: Blackhawks Should Get Used To Winning Ugly.

* Analysis Of A Roof Shot.

* Cam Ward Overcomes Rough Start For OT Win: 'Needed to take a deep breath.'

1:07:47: Bulls Set To Open Most Boring Season Yet.

1:08:05: There Is Nothing To Say About College Football.

1:08:12: TrackNotes: Racing Luck.

1:08:17: Ugly Light-Up Christmas Sweaters Now With Audio!

1:12:15: Tempered Cubs Expectations For 2019?

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STOPPAGE: 12:42

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