NBC Sports Chicago baseball insider Doug Glanville came on with Laurence to talk about the Cubs great weekend in Cincinnati and the return to form of Jose Quintana & Yu Darvish. Former Score guy Chris Rongey came on later in the hour to talk about the Cardinals and how much he misses Chicago
Mixed Martial journalist Luke Thomas came on with Laurence to talk about how the sports gambling decision affects MMA, the controversal corner that sent their fighter back out after she said she was done and the great boxing action that happened over the weekend
MLB sent Cubs utility man Ben Zobrist and letter saying he would be fined if he kept wearing his black cleats, as they violate the uniform rules. Zobrist hasn't been happy about this and has taken to the media and voiced his displeasure with this ruling. Laurence discussed his feelings on the subject and provided prospective.
Update anchor/Host Joe Ostrowski joined Laurence live in studio to talk about the Supreme Court's decision to allow states to legalize sports gambling. Very informative hour of what this decision means for you.
With the rookie mini camp starting tomorrow at Halas Hall, we took a listen back to the Bears Roundtable Laurence hosted yesterday with JJ Stankevitz and Mark Grote. Later in the hour Cubs GM Theo Epstein came on with Bernstein and McKnight and he had good answers about how they're working on fixing Yu Darvish and Addison Russell.
Rick Hahn spoke before today's Sox game about the latest setback of Jake Burger, how the '18 Sox are doing and other prospects progress. Later in the hour, Laurence discussed how it would go down if the two sports talk radio stations went at it.
Sports Illustrated writer Michael Beller came in studio with Laurence to have a longform discussion about the Cubs (Yu Darvish), Bears and Fantasy sports. Very fascinating hour with an intelligent mind.
Ed Lynch was on Hit & Run this past weekend speaking about how pitchers aren't the same as when he pitched. Laurence went into detail on that and the recent explosion of players using launch angle in their swings. Even the greatest hitter of all time talked about launch angle back in the day
Former Bears RB Thomas Jones came on with Laurence to talk about his years with the Bears, advice that he would give to young players and about his burgeoning acting career. Later in the hour, Ourlads GM and National Scout Dan Shonka came on with Laurence Holmes to talk about the Bears draft picks and the 2018 season outlook
Hub Arkush (sitting in for Laurence) checked in with the Score's Senior Baseball Reporter Bruce Levine to see if the sky is falling on the Northside. Also spoke about Tim Anderson and why Perez and Verlander have had problems with him.