Perhaps it is because the Milwaukee Brewers made a voodoo doll of Javier Baez, or maybe it was because I tempted fate one too many times in making light of the dwindling NL Central lead, but the Chicago Cubs just got swept in a series against their closest division rival, Continue reading Slumps, Inconsistency, and Urgency
Rivalries…. When you think of the greatest rivalries in sports, which ones get the juices flowing? Yankees-Red Sox Cubs-Cardinals Celtics-Lakers Bears-Packers Blackhawks-Red Wings North Carolina-Duke Ohio State-Michigan Just to name a few. There are many more. But the ones above are some of the biggies. Deep-seeded rivalries. These teams Continue reading Natural Born Rivals?