The Standard: Theo is gone, and so is my soul.


By Conor Durkin ‘21

Theo Epstein, the smartest man in all of sports, has decided to resign as the President of Baseball Operations for the Chicago Cubs. I’m dead on the inside and outside.

Theo held the position for the past nine years. In those nine years, he took a 100 loss baseball team and made them World Series Champions.

Instead of sitting here and sobbing about how my favorite team’s future is up in the air, I’m going to take you guys on a joyful journey to better times. It will be like that first time you walked out onto the concourse at […]