from Left field:

As American as baseball, hot dogs and … cancer

August 3, 2009

hotdog1A non-profit organization is linking cancer to hot dogs outside one of the most iconic U.S. sports parks.

Step aside, here comes Google

January 23, 2009

Google just keeps on truckin’. The Internet powerhouse posted results yesterday that show advertisers haven’t completely¬†cut their spending — at least not on search.

Cuban sees the Cubs in a whole new way

May 29, 2008

mark-cuban.jpgDallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban went on Dan Patrick’s radio show on May 22 to talk about all sorts of things, but what got us interested were his comments about the Chicago Cubs, which he wants to buy (You can read about his thoughts on smoking marijuana here). No one seems to have picked up on what he said until an excerpt ran in the latest edition of Sports Illustrated magazine, which came out Wednesday. Here are his verbatim answers, with Patrick’s questions paraphrased by us:

Cuban and the Cubs, a slam dunk?

May 17, 2008

cuban.jpgIt was a case of baseketball at the Sports Lawyers Association annual conference in San Francisco this week when the Chicago Cubs came up in conversation.