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Blogger Tom Loxas talks Chicago sports with local beat reporters and bloggers over beers.

Blogger Tom Loxas talks Chicago sports with local beat reporters and bloggers over beers.
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Blogger Tom Loxas talks Chicago sports with local beat reporters and bloggers over beers.

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Episodes

Mike Ferrin

11/22/2019
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Mike Ferrin of MLB Network Radio joins Tom for a beer and MLB Hot Stove talk. -Someone keeps taking Mike's good beer -White Sox jumping the market, will they still be big players? -Kris Bryant extension? -How much do we ding Astros success for "Bang The Can Slowly" scandal? -Why are big market teams trimming payroll? -Blockbuster trades coming? -Cubs FO changes, David Ross PLEASE SUBSCRIBE AND RATE! Following the link below lets Buzzsprout know we sent you, gets you a $20 Amazon...

Duration:00:42:57

Jared Wyllys

11/17/2019
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Jared Wyllys of The Sporting News, Forbes Sports, and Chicago Magazine talks hoppy beers, Yu Darvish/Christian Yelich Twitter beef, Astros competitive edge, Cubs and White Sox offseason plans. Following the link below lets Buzzsprout know we sent you, gets you a $20 Amazon gift card if you sign up for a paid plan, and helps support our show.https://www.buzzsprout.com/?referrer_id=464773 Thank you!

Duration:00:38:08

Patrick Mooney

11/6/2019
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Patrick Mooney of The Athletic joins Tom for a beer and Cubs talk. They dig into the recent Tom Ricketts radio appearances. They also discuss luxury tax issues, offseason expectations, Kris Bryant's value, and the what the Marquee network might look like. Buzzsprout podcast host offer: $20 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up here.

Duration:00:47:26

Matt Spiegel

10/31/2019
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Matt Spiegel host and columnist for WSCR 670 The Score joins Tom for some beer and Cubs offseason talk. Tom Ricketts putting it on the front office, Kris Bryant not open to suggestions. Matt Nagy's stubbornness, Jim Boylen's goofiness and more.

Duration:00:39:31

Tony Andracki

10/21/2019
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Tony Andracki joins Tom for a beer and talks about the real push Joe Espada is making for the Cubs manager job. Tony also gives his takes on the upcoming offseason and which core player he thinks will sign an extension.

Duration:00:35:44

Ross Read

10/9/2019
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Ross Read of the Mac and Read Podcast talks Chicago Bears with Tom. Ross tells us why not to give up on Mitch Trubisky just yet, why Kyle Long needs to step aside, and what Matt Nagy needs to give up to help his offense compliment his defense. Ross also talks about Roquan Smith not looking right and his favorite Netflix shows and Joker.

Duration:00:34:45

Luis Medina

10/4/2019
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Luis Medina of Bleacher Nation and NBC Sports Chicago's "Outside the Ivy" (Cubs postgame) joins Tom for a beer and some Cubs talk. They discuss the background of "Outside the Ivy" and how doing the show after many losses was cathartic for fans. They also tackle Theo Epstein's end of the year presser and how this offseason might be different. Luis gives Tom his offseason wishlist, his opinion on dealing Kris Bryant and his pick for the Cubs next manager.

Duration:00:44:11

Dan Pompei

9/26/2019
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Dan Pompei of The Athletic and WSCR 670 AM the Score joins Tom to discuss his views on the Chicago Bears. Dan speaks to the continuing development of QB Mitch Trubisky and whether he thinks he can provide enough at the position for the Bears to make a deep playoff run. They discuss Michael Lombardi's harsh takes on Trubisky and what concerns Dan most about the young QB. Dan also gives his takes on whether the Bears defense is truly special, Ryan Pace's roster construction and if Khalil...

Duration:00:25:17

Gordon Wittenmyer

9/25/2019
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Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times joins Tom to discuss how the Chicago Cubs FO views this 2019 collapse. They talk about how ownership stopped funding a team with needs in a narrowing competitive window. They also discuss how long Theo Epstein might stay, and if Kris Bryant and Nick Castellanos are expected to return. They look at whether Joe Maddon should have returned for the '19 season and if he still could come back in '20. Gordon also talks about his new found favorite, yet...

Duration:00:34:55

Johnathan Wood

9/20/2019
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Johnathan Wood of DaBearsBlog.com talks Chicago Bears with Tom. Johnathan talks about the limitations of Mitch Trubisky and what his current ceiling might be. Johnathan also gives his takes on some of Matt Nagy's offensive schemes thus far, and how they can use the running game more effectively. They also discuss if Leonard Floyd is becoming another defensive star.

Duration:00:17:56

Michael Ernst

9/14/2019
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Michael Ernst of Cubs Den talks with Tom about the Jason McLeod news and how it affects the Cubs organization moving forward. Michael also addresses the Cubs philosophical shift on drafting and developing pitching. They also discuss the arrival of Nico Hoerner, his potential role next season, and which other prospects might make a major impact on the Cubs soon. Other topics include Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer's future, and what type of manager the Cubs might hire next.

Duration:00:54:09

Andy Dolan

9/5/2019
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Tom talks Cubs with Andy Dolan of The Athletic and Desipio.com. They get into some big picture Cubs thoughts, Theo Epstein’s hands being tied when it comes to fixing the holes on the roster. The perceived lack of the fire and the passion, Joe Maddon’s future, rumors surrounding the future of the Cubs broadcasting team, and bracing for a whole lot of Ryan Dempster on the Marquee network.

Duration:00:37:22

Brendan Miller

8/22/2019
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Tom is joined by Brendan Miller of Cubsinsider.com and Cubs Related Podcast. They discuss the effects that Tommy Hottovy and the pitching infrastructure has had with Jose Quintana and Yu Darvish. The possible bullpen role upgrades for Rowan Wick and Tyler Chatwood, Anthony Rizzo bringing his power back, and the surprising Iowa shuttle.

Duration:00:39:12

Jesse Rogers

8/10/2019
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Tom is joined by ESPN Chicago's Jesse Rogers to discuss the Cubs road woes, the much needed energy Nick Castellanos has brought to the team, which core player the Cubs might move in the offseason, and the resurgences of Ian Happ, Yu Darvish, and Jason Heyward and if they are sustainable.

Duration:00:32:05

Evan Altman

7/30/2019
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Tom talks with Evan Altman of Cubs Insider and WSCR 670 AM's Cubs podcast "Into the Basket". They talk about Evan's beer subscription, the Cubs financial constraints at the deadline and the angst at Cubs Twitter.

Duration:00:46:33

Jordan Bernfield

7/26/2019
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Tom has beers with local broadcaster Jordan Bernfield. They discuss New Glarus beer, Cubs news including the Addison Russel demotion, Ian Happ promotion, and possible budget issues facing the FO at the trading deadline.

Duration:00:50:01

Marc Silverman

7/11/2019
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In this first episode, Tom has beers with Marc Silverman of ESPN AM 1000 Chicago. They get into the state of the Chicago Cubs, the future of the Chicago Bulls and discuss Marc's interactions and takes on the front office types in town.

Duration:00:54:33