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Chicago Cubs broadcaster Bob Brenly says he won't return to the team next season.
WGN-TV and Brenly released a joint statement Wednesday announcing his departure from the Cubs. Brenly says he's looking for another baseball broadcasting position. Brenly leaves the team after eight years and a 101-game losing season.
Brenly first worked for WGN radio in 1990, spending time...
Now that the Cubs have locked up Starlin Castro with a $60 million deal, Chicago needs to give the same kind of treatment to Darwin Barney. Not the $60 million part of Castro’s contract, but the five year length. By providing some kind of stability up the middle of the defense, the Cubs can move [...]
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There has been a lot of discussion on the intertubes in the last day about who can possibly replace Bob Brenly. Alvin has helpfully compiled a list of candidates from various sources and included his opinion of the probability that they are hired. You can go over to see his commentary if you want, but [...]
It is over. The New York Yankees season is over. The Yankees were swept out of the American League Championship Series by the Detroit Tigers following an 8-1 loss in Game 4 at Comerica Park in Detroit. In the deciding game of the series the vaunted Yankees offense managed just two hits.The noise surrounding the Yankees in this series far exceeded anything they did on the field. In...
Since replacing Steve Stone as the Chicago Cubs television color commentator in 2004, Bob Brenly has been a fan favorite. However, with Mark Grace leaving the broadcast team for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Brenly saw the perfect opportunity to reunite with the team he on a World Series with as a manager. He will be missed [...]