Do the Chicago Cubs have two home stadiums? Michael
Hunt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel thinks they do
after what he's witnessed at Miller Park this week. By
his estimation, 80 to 90 percent of the crowd was
there to cheer on the Cubs in favor of the local nine.
Is this embarrassing for the Brewers, or are they just
glad to have the turnstiles clicking for a change?
Bob Wolfley of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel has been
leafing through the Brewers media guide and found
himself fascinated with some of the off-field pursuits
of major league umpires detailed therein. Everyone
knows Joe West sings country, but what about the rest
There's a lesson in this somewhere: Former Cy Young
winner Denny McLain is working in a 7-11 store
as part of a work release program. Angelique S.
Chengelis of the Detroit News reports that McLain must
do this and live in a halfway house as part of
finishing his eight-year prison sentence for
embezzlement. McLain has had one of the most
problematic post-playing careers in baseball history,
to say the least.