Heyward has been an offensive plus for the Cubs with peripheral numbers that reflect changes in his game.
And who is Willson Contreras, in his second full season as a big-league starting catcher, to point out publicly what Darvish is doing wrong?
Horned grebe to a really big saugeye to concerns on kayakers on Chicago River, there’s a bunch of notes around Chicago outdoors.
Courtland Sutton is athletic enough to have suited up with SMU’s basketball team. He’s sort of like Alshon Jeffery, without the soft-tissue injuries.
An ongoing project with frogs and salamanders in Lake County is shedding some light on restoration impacts and other aspects of amphibians.
Even if you think his national-anthem protests are objectionable, surely you can see a sliver of valor in his perseverance. Don’t close your eyes.
The IDNR surveyed a saugeye nearly a pound heavier the Illinois record on Evergreen Lake, as well as some really big muskie.
Baseball’s unwritten rules have helped govern the game for decades, but do they still have a place in 2018? Rick Morrissey and Rick Telander discuss.
The warmest weekend in half a year should draw people out for all kinds of outdoors pursuits for this Wild Weekend Wandering around Chicago outdoors.
Before there was Pat and Eddie, there was Pat and Billy. Pat Foley and Billy Gardner were the voices of the Blackhawks from 1998 to 2002.
The Cubs are 7-8, and what are we supposed to do with that? Ignore it? Pretend it never happened? In Joe Maddon’s world, the answers are yes and yes.
Dan Renkosiak had a one-fish day Friday, but it was the right one to earn Fish of the Week honors.
Whether by land or water, the wintry spring has the normal rhythms of the wild world around Chicago outdoors screwed up; and it keeps on going.
Back in the 1990s, the Bulls’ Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and Ron Harper often would gamble on long shots they’d attempt before and after practice.
Spring sorta comes in, while fishermen braving the wintry weather are rewarded in this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report for Chicago fishing.