White Sox Bribing Fans To Vote Jake Peavy To The All-Star Team

It's time again for the stumpin' and campaignin' of the All-Star Game Final Vote, which I reluctantly capitalize since it's not a particularly creative branding (No "Plus One?" Or "Let's Get The Japanese Fans On Our Mailing Lists?"), and it's not particularly final, since most of these guys will get on as injury… » 7/02/12 6:20pm 7/02/12 6:20pm

Hey, It's Jake Peavy Partying At A Bar In Wrigleyville

White Sox right-hander Jake Peavy was known for doing plenty of partying (see here and here) back when he was with the Padres. From the looks of these photos, taken last night at the Houndstooth Saloon near Wrigley Field and sent to us by a reader named Erick, not much has changed. As of March 2011, Peavy was still… » 4/16/12 6:50pm 4/16/12 6:50pm

Jake Peavy Would Prefer to Run And Hit And Sing and LAUGH AND LOVE!

The rumours about Jake Peavy's longing to stop wearing camouflage continue to churn along. The Padres ace, who went 10-11 last year despite having an era of only 2.85 (in case you were wondering why he wouldn't mind a trade), has apparently shortlisted his, um, list of desirable teams to five » 10/18/08 2:30pm 10/18/08 2:30pm: the Braves, Astros,…

The NL's Best Pitchers Hunt And Hit College Bars Together

When we were the sports editor at the Daily Illini, Illinois head coach Lou Henson and his wife Mary invited us into their home, and we drank hot tea and ate chocolate on their porch while we discussed Jerry Hester, Kiwane Garris and next year's team. We are realizing today that we were sports editor of the Daily… » 11/29/07 4:00pm 11/29/07 4:00pm