Kerry Wood


Eberflus receives first-pitch tips from Kerry Wood

In preparation for throwing out the ceremonial first pitch Saturday at Wrigley Field, Bears coach Matt Eberflus turned to an expert for advice. Former Chicago Cubs star pitcher Kerry Wood met with Eberflus Friday at Halas Hall to offer some pointers and evaluate the coach's throwing motion. "His coaching was...

Column: Here’s a list of 23 candidates for the new Chicago Cubs Hall of Fame — including José Cardenal, Bill Madlock and Kerry Wood

The Chicago Cubs on Thursday inducted 56 members into their new Hall of Fame, and there’s no arguing over the ones who made the cut. But naturally, the Cubs being the Cubs, the organization courted controversy by ignoring its all-time home run leader, Sammy Sosa, without explanation. Sosa has been persona non grata with the Cubs since he walked out of the final game of the 2004 season, and the ...