It’s A Family Affair

The 1971 #1 single It’s A Family Affair by Sly and the Family Stone’s was about the highs and lows of family life. Playing on a professional…

From Zero to Hero: The 2014 Lake County Captains

If you had told me four months ago that I’d still be writing about the Lake County Captains this late in the year, I would have laughed….

Lake County Loses Momentum as Kane County Sweeps Captains to Win Midwest League Championship; Cougars 7, Captains 2

The lights dimmed over Classic Park and the gates locked for the final time this season on Saturday evening, as the curtain also closed over the Captains’…

Justin Brantley as Humble as Cousin is Smooth

Justin Brantley has every right to have an ego. The 23 year-old from Hudson, New York, is spending his first professional baseball season on a team that…