Arismendy Alcantara Honors Darwin Barney’s Memory With A Home Run

In case you were still wondering why Darwin Barney was designated for assignment. When the choice is fatherhood or dingers, I’m taking dingers every time.

That little man has some pop in his bat.

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The Mailbag: Let’s Get Pissed Off At Some Letters


Welcome to The Chicago Homer’s Mailbag. It runs once a week unless it doesn’t, and in it I answer questions from readers via Twitter or email. The questions can be about any damn thing you please, and there likely isn’t a question I won’t answer. There may be questions I can’t answer, but I’ll try.

If you’d like to submit a question for the next edition of the mailbag it’s pretty simple. Either ask the question on Twitter using the #AskTCH hashtag — as long as you use the hashtag I will see it — or send an email to

And now that you know how to do it, let’s get to the this week’s questions.

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