After Thursday's loss to the Brewers, several Cubs players and team president Theo Epstein took the popular "Ice Bucket Challenge," dumping cold water over their heads to raise money and awareness for the ALS Foundation. Unfortunately, a few of the players are now suffering from hypothermia and may miss the rest of the season.
Javy Baez promises to follow in footsteps of previous can’t-miss Cub prospects Mark Prior and Corey Patterson
"This is not a responsibility I take lightly," Baez told reporters. "I know that when Mark Prior and Corey Patterson got this call, they felt the same pressure that I do now to elevate this team to the next level and hopefully give Chicago fans everywhere a championship."
In the closed door, media-only demo the phone clearly said "Hello, Ochocinco" when thrown to Montreal Alouettes superstar Chad Johnson. In addition to traditional information like missed calls, text messages and a calculator, the ball will record the distance it was thrown and YAC.
News of Lynch’s impressive stat has led to many around Chicago to rush to their local sporting goods stores to snag his jersey, but Lynchmania apparently has a stranglehold on the area as there are currently no Lynch No. 36 Bears jerseys in stock in any stores.
It's that time again. Training camp is well underway for the Chicago Bears and that means that players need to stay as focused as possible. That's why GM Phil Emery decided to schedule a tune-up game this weekend against a team from the Penal Football League (PFL).
Bears’ backup quarterback Jordan Palmer left a crowd of 60,000 fans breathless completing two of his seven passes during a scrimmage at the team’s Family Night at Soldier Field.
“Oh man, this is worse than the ACL tear,” said Rose, as he writhed on the locker room floor at the Thomas and Mack Center. “Where’s Reggie [Rose]? Can somebody get Reggie in here? And I mean quick.”
"We're looking to get these kids from the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhoods here to the games," said president of baseball operations, Theo Epstein. "We wanna see more handlebar mustaches and Buddy Holly glasses. Any woman wearing suspenders or leg warmers will get a discounted price. Bring your vintage cameras and satchels. Unicycles are welcome."