What We’re Reading (7/19)

Actor Will Ferrell eats a slice of deep-dish pizza before he throws out the first pitch before Wednesday’s game at Wrigley Field. Photo Courtesy: Chris Sweda, Chicago Tribune

By Roger Hoover / Smokies Radio Network

Following Wednesday’s off day, the Tennessee Smokies are back in action tonight, beginning a four-game series against the Chattanooga Lookouts at AT&T Field.

This will be the first leg of Tennessee’s road trip that will also include a trip to Jacksonville to face the Suns next week.

It’s time for today’s What We’re Reading, but keep checking the blog and our Facebook and Twitter pages for more info throughout the day on tonight’s games at AT&T Field.

– Bleed Cubbie Blue: Cubs Minor League Wrap: July 18

– Chicago Tribune: Guillen believes in Epstein’s game plan

– Chicago Tribune: Pitching prospects needed but Cubs open to position players

– Chicago Sun-Times: No-decision for solid Jeff Samardzija, but Cubs top Marlins 5-1 in rain-shortened game

– CSN Chicago: No big fixes in free agency for Cubs

– ESPN: Stephen Strasburg limit decided

– Yahoo’s Big League Stew: Chipper Jones and Braves bristle at Melky Cabrera’s cross-chop celebration

– The New York Times: Ideal Leader in Washington to Carry Youth Movement

– Ballpark Digest: Forgotten Ebbets Field plans surface; will be displayed in NYC

Categories: What We're Reading


The Smokies Radio Network is the official radio network for the Chicago Cubs AA affiliate, the Tennessee Smokies. Daily broadcasts begin with the Pilot-Oscar Mayer pre-game show airing 15 minutes before every game. Following the game the broadcast concludes with the Edward Jones Investments post-game show. The Smokies Radio Network staff includes the Director of Broadcasting Mick Gillispie, Sr. Broadcast Assistant Greg Young, Broadcast Assistant Keith Brake and Broadcast Intern James Rowe.


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