A Clean View of Baseball

It’s fascinating to learn who allegedly/who is using performance enhancing drugs in baseball. From the extremely gifted such as Alex Rodriguez to Nelson Cruz who once had his career teetering toward oblivion, a fan will look back on certain days, weeks, and months of a season and wonder if the player was juiced. You want…

A Sports Marketing Blur

Have you ever heard Song 2 by Blur?  Whenever I hear it, I smile and chuckle. It was a celebratory song for me, and my coworkers—I guess.  Let’s flashback to when I was working for the Joliet JackHammers, a minor league baseball team in the independent Northern League.  The last time I celebrated to the…

The MLB Broadcasting Lottery

I won the broadcasting lottery twice.  The first lottery win was in 2005 when I was hired to be the radio pre/post game show host of the Chicago White Sox.  I grew up a Sox fan, and the Sox won the World Series in 2005.  The second lottery win, and one could say this was…