Chicago - Aug. 3, 2020
Music TV Politics Sports Books People Places & Things
 
Beachwood Sports Archive
A monthly look back.
Beachwood Sports Video
Please Stop Believin'
99 Years of Cub Losses
The 1908 Song
Blame It On Bartman
We Can't Wait 100 Years
Dusty Must Get Fired
Beachwood Sports Audio
100 Seasons in the Sun
Eddie Elia
We Can't Wait 100 Years
Let's Call The Crosstown Off!
Louuuuu!
Ode to Ozzie
Dusty Must Get Fired
The 12 Days of Cubness
The Hester Man Can!
I'm Sammy
Calendar Bears

Beachwood Sports Links
Negro Leagues
Hanson Brothers
Onion Sports
ESPN Baseball
Live Odds
Moe's Tavern
North Dallas Forty
Semi-Tough
Hoops High

Beachwood Sports Blogroll
Bleed Cubbie Blue
South Side Sox
The 35th Street Review
Swings Both Ways
RosenBlog
Foul Balls
Awful Announcing
Grochowski
Baseball Think Factory
Bats
Cool Standings
Lester Munson
Daily Racing Form
Cubs Trade Rumors
White Sox Trade Rumors
Heave The Hawk Fangraphs

T-Ball Journal
Big game, tiny players.

July 20 | June 20 | May 20 | April 20 | March 20 | Feb 20 | Jan 20 | Dec 19 | Nov 19 | Oct 19 | Sept 19 | Aug 19 | July 19 | June 19 | May 19 | April 19 | March 19 | Feb 19 | Jan 19 | Dec 18 | Nov 18 | Oct 18 | Sept 18 | Aug 18 | July 18 | June 18 | May 18 | April 18 | March 18 | Feb 18 | Jan 18 | Dec 17 | Nov 17 | Oct 17 | Sept 17 | Aug 17 | July 17 | June 17 | May 17 | April 17 | March 17 | Feb 17 | Jan 17 | Dec 16 | Nov 16 | Oct 16 | Sept 16 | Aug 16 | July 16 | June 16 | May 16 | April 16 | March 16 | Feb 16 | Jan 16 | Dec 15 | Nov 15 | Oct 15 | Sept 15 | Aug 15 | July 15 | June 15 | May 15 | April 15 | March 15 | Feb 15 | Jan 15 | Dec 14 | Nov 14 | Oct 14 | Sept 14 | Aug 14 | July 14 | June 14 | May 14 | April 14 | March 14 | Feb 14 | Jan 14 | Dec 13 | Nov 13 | Oct 13 | Sept 13 | Aug 13 | July 13 | June 13 | May 13 | April 13 | March 13 | Feb 13 | Jan 13 | Dec 12 | Nov 12 | Oct 12 | Sept 12 | Aug 12 | July 12 | June 12 | May 12 | April 12 | March 12 | Feb 12 | Jan 12 | Dec 11 | Nov 11 | Oct 11 | Sept 11 | Aug 11 | July 11 | June 11 | May 11 | April 11 | March 11 | Feb 11 | Jan 11 | Dec 10 | Nov 10 | Oct 10 | Sept 10 | Aug 10 | July 10 | June 10 | May 10 | April 10 | March 10 | Feb 10 | Jan 10 | Dec 09 | Nov 09 | Oct 09 | Sept 09 | August 09 | July 09 | June 09 | May 09 | April 09 | March 09 | Feb 09 | Jan 09 | Dec 08 | Nov 08 | Oct 08 | Sept 08 | August 08 | July 08 | June 08 | May 08 | April 08 | March 08 | Feb 08 | Jan 08 | Dec 07 | Nov 07 | Oct 07 | Sept 07 | August 07 | July 07 | June 07 | May 07 | April 07 | March 07 | Feb 07 | Jan 07 | Dec 06 | Nov 06 | Oct 06 | Sept 06 | August 06 | July 06 | June 06 | May 06 | April 06 | March 06 | Feb 06

Remember The '85 Bears? Actually, No You Don't

By David Rutter
That Super Bowl year was closer to the year Eisenhower decided to build a national highway system than 2021 will be to that game. The CD was invented in 1985.

Posted on June 30, 2020

Tip Your Cap To The Negro Leagues

By The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
The Beachwood, too, tips its collective cap.

Posted on June 30, 2020

Service Time

By Roger Wallenstein
Altogether, approximately 500 ballplayers who appeared in a major league game served in World War II. Two didn't come back.

Posted on June 28, 2020

TrackNotes: A Tale Of Two Tracks

By Thomas Chambers
Each on the cusp of very different fates.

Posted on June 28, 2020

The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #310: Baseball Is Back! (But Is It Really?)

By Jim Coffman and Steve Rhodes
The virus doesn't care how much you want to watch a game. Plus: Other Sports Are Also Back Pending Death; Pandemic Baseball Sucks; Hub Bubs; Hall Of Fame Hossa; The Mystery Of Mitch's Motivation; Choking On Chalk; and It Was Unmistakably A Noose.

Posted on June 26, 2020

Dear Media: Stop With The Racist Mascots And Team Names

By The Native American Journalists Association
The continued portrayal of racialized mascots in news media directly violates fundamental tenets of professional journalism.

Posted on June 25, 2020

Safely Reopening High School Sports Is Going To Be A Lot Harder Than College And The Pros

By Tamara Hew-Butler and Phillip D. Levy/The Conversation
An important point to remember is that the safety bubble of professional sports is a pipe dream for amateur sports.

Posted on June 24, 2020

SportsMonday: Ride, Sherman, Ride!

By Jim Coffman
Time to teach the South another lesson - starting in Alabama.

Posted on June 22, 2020

The Mystery Of Mitch's Missing Motivation

By David Rutter
Trubisky requires what the equally unsolvable predecessor Jay Cutler also could have used - a rewired network of mental operational connections.

Posted on June 22, 2020

TrackNotes: Single Crown

By Thomas Chambers
The operating BS of the majority is that if one horse wins all three of the races this year, it will be a Triple Crown. No. And. NO!

Posted on June 21, 2020

TrackNotes: Baby Belmont

By Thomas Chambers
When is the Belmont Stakes not a real Belmont? 2020.

Posted on June 19, 2020

The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #309: Life In The Fast Lane

By Jim Coffman and Steve Rhodes
Walls are falling. Plus: Rob Manfred Is A Cop; Wet Hot American Long Gone Summer; Bubble Life; Better At It Than Baseball; and Belmont Betting.

Posted on June 19, 2020

How To (Pretend To) Negotiate A Labor Deal

By David Rutter
The secret is to not really negotiate at all.

Posted on June 16, 2020

SportsMonday: Pro-Millionaire

By Jim Coffman
Baseball's billionaire owners are terrible people.

Posted on June 15, 2020

The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #308: We're All NASCAR Now

By Jim Coffman and Steve Rhodes
A moment when everything seems possible. Plus: MLB Draft's Dizzying Heights Of Hype; We Blame The (Lying) Owners; The Neverending Sammy Sosa Saga; and NBA & NHL Flux.

Posted on June 12, 2020

And Now, Your Hoffman Estates Bulls!

By Jim Coffman
This will be a one-time situation unless it works so well that players and owners agree on having consolation tournaments for non-playoff participants at the end of future seasons. Not likely but also not impossible.

Posted on June 10, 2020

What Being A White Sox Fan Taught Me

By Roger Wallenstein
Even today, as recently as last season, you can find a conversation on Yelp initiated by, "Is the White Sox Neighborhood Safe?"

Posted on June 9, 2020

Why Crowd Noise Matters

By Alex Russell/The Conversation
It heightens the excitement of the game, as well as bonding fans together to share the experience.

Posted on June 9, 2020

The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #307: Black Lives Finally (Might) Matter

By Jim Coffman and Steve Rhodes
Cancel culture. Plus: Defund Baseball; Bring On The Blackhawks; Bulls Miss Playoffs; Coffman Wish Granted; and Biggs Time.

Posted on June 5, 2020

TrackNotes: Triple Crown Tomato

By Thomas Chambers
Fans, and people in general, exist only to be exploited by the fewer and fewer lords who have bought, stolen and fashioned their power purely for their own malignant aims. Racing is no different.

Posted on June 3, 2020

The NFL Should Do This One Simple Thing

By Jim Coffman
Well, three, really.

Posted on June 3, 2020

SportsMonday: Blinders

By Jim Coffman
It isn't just that that kid could be your kid. That kid is your kid.

Posted on June 1, 2020

MUSIC - Who Mourns For Basie?
TV - How America Doesn't Teach History.
POLITICS - The Remote Learning Divide.
SPORTS - Remembering Baseball's Historic 2020 Season.

BOOKS - Go Ahead, Eat Those Cheetos.

PEOPLE PLACES & THINGS - Suffering With Stoics & Cynics.


Search The Beachwood Reporter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter
Email:

Follow BeachwoodReport on Twitter



Beachwood Radio!










Flying Saucer Restaurant