Jesse Rogers joins Buster to discuss free agency, the official dismantling of the Cubs World Series core, the Yankees tendering Gary Sanchez and Charlie Morton’s one-year deal with the Braves (2:50). Then, Dan Shulman hops on to talk about what the Blue Jays will do this offseason, which free agents would fit the best in Toronto and Vladimir Guerrero Jr.’s weight loss (17:48). Later, Hembo stops by to hit on Kyle Schwarber, frontrunners in NL East and Central and if there’s any hope for the Angels under new management (26:44).
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The Cubs non-tendered 2016 World Series hero Kyle Schwarber on Wednesday, making him a free agent after six seasons in Chicago, while tendering contracts to third baseman Kris Bryant, shortstop Javier Baez and catcher Willson Contreras.
Eric and Tristan evaluate the recent news around the league, talk the value of 2020 production and answer your questions!
A group of athletes across several sports bought and tore down a liquor store, replacing it with a fresh market in the "food desert" Austin neighborhood.
From how he compares to Theo Epstein to how he'll make his mark in Chicago, here's what his peers inside the game are saying about Hoyer.
New Cubs president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer agreed to a five-year contract, the team announced Monday.
Seven years after filing the paperwork, Wrigley Field has been given federal landmark status in the National Register of Historic Places.
Keyshawn Johnson, Zubin Mehenti, and Bart Scott begin the show wondering what in the world is up with Jerry Jones? Jerry made comments saying he is expecting more fans at his stadium as the season continues. However, Texas has 1 million positive covid cases so is it smart at all? The guys break it down and wonder if the focus is right. Buster Olney joins the show to discuss Theo Epstein stepping down.
Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon discuss the Bears' rough MNF performance, James Harden reportedly turning down $50 million per year from the Rockets, Theo Epstein leaving the Cubs, and much more.
Tony Reali and the national panel discuss how much better the Bucks are after acquiring Jrue Holiday, if the transaction will convince Giannis Antetokounmpo to sign long-term, James Harden reportedly wanting out of Houston, Theo Epstein's decision to step down from the Cubs, and much more.
2-time Super Bowl Champion Mark Schlereth starts the hour to discuss the Saints, Bears, NFC East and more. Then... The Lowe Post's Zach Lowe on James Harden's future. ESPN Baseball Insider Jeff Passan has the latest on Theo Epstein and if he could head to Queens. Plus, Greeny finishes with some NBA trivia.
Theo Epstein is leaving the Cubs after nine seasons, including winning the World Series in 2016.
Chicago Cubs reliever Ryan Tepera, who was 0-1 with a 3.92 ERA this season, received a single 10th-place vote for NL MVP when a voter clicked on his name on accident.
Freddie Coleman explains why the White Sox are doing whatever they can to keep LaRussa