There’s a storm brewing between the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers. The teams have already engaged in conspiracy theories this year, but now the Brewers are really bringing the thunder. The Brewers aren’t buying that the Cubs canceled Saturday’s game due to poor weather. #Brewers definitely think Cubs postponed game yesterday for reason other than weather.
Twenty-two years ago, Theo Epstein dragged himself to the Old Campus at Yale on a Sunday morning. His professors and tutors were "somewhat bemused" that he had made it to his own Class Day. "So you've got to be downright horrified that I'm the one up here today," Epstein told the crowd of more than 10,000 assembled for Class Day, 2017. Kurt Schmoke, then mayor of Baltimore, spoke in 1995. "He talked about encouraging people to move to American cities and how people could live heroic lives in small ways," Epstein remembered. The day after graduating from Yale in 1995, Epstein boarded a plane for San Diego to begin his baseball career in the Padres front office. He was the youngest GM in major
The Texas Rangers put themselves in some impressive company with their 10-game winning streak — but if the season ended now, they wouldn't make the playoffs. The Rangers still face their share of challenges, especially since they're in the AL West, where Houston has baseball's best record and a 5 ?-game lead. Texas won 10 in a row before Saturday's loss at Detroit, but all that run did was help erase a poor start to the season. It was the eighth time since the start of 2015 that a major league team won at least 10 in a row within the same season. Seven different teams have accomplished it, with Toronto pulling it off twice in 2015. The six teams that did it besides the Rangers all went on to