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Column: A teachable moment — and the true meaning of

Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson, wearing Jackie Robinson’s No. 42, yells after tagging out a baserunner at during a game at Guaranteed Rate Field on April 15, 2019. (Armando L. Sanchez, Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tri) Jackie Robinson was in headlines this weekend when New York Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson referred to […]Read More

Ira Winderman: Based on how balls bounced, is a rivalry

NBA Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum announces that the Orlando Magic have won the first pick in the 2022 NBA draft during the NBA basketball draft lottery Tuesday, May 17, 2022, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) (Charles Rex Arbogast, AP) As he walked off the Miami Heat practice court Monday, veteran forward and converted hockey […]Read More

Road to the Show: Top prospect Adley Rutschman joins Orioles

The 2022 season will be one in which many of the most significant products of the Orioles’ rebuilding project will arrive in Baltimore, where they’ll hope to add to the stories already told between being acquired and reaching the majors. That’s certainly the case for catcher Adley Rutschman, the Orioles’ and baseball’s top prospect. Drafted […]Read More

With Lucas Giolito back and Lance Lynn perhaps 3 weeks

The Chicago White Sox are a step closer to having a healthy rotation with Lucas Giolito’s return to the mound Wednesday against the Kansas City Royals. Giolito had been out since Friday, when the Sox placed him on the COVID-19-related injured list. His reinstatement was one of three roster moves the team announced. The Sox […]Read More

Jason Heyward goes on the IL, while the Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs infielder Christopher Morel has a laugh with Seiya Suzuki, right, during spring training at Sloan Park in Mesa, Ariz., on March 18, 2022. (Chris Sweda / Chicago Tribune, Chris Sweda / Chicago Tribune) When the Chicago Cubs drafted Brandon Hughes in 2007, the 16th-round pick hoped one day to roam the outfield at […]Read More