“I’m Hoping This Gets Me Some Endorsements:” A TDQ Q&A With Sports Writer Ed Sherman

Ed Sherman

Apparently there is only a single postage stamp size photo of Ed Sherman on the internet. (At least that’s all this illustrator could find.)

In this week’s TDQ Q&A, we talk to sportswriter Ed Sherman. Ed talks to us about his time covering sports in Chicago, his website, The Sherman Report and how he continually re-lives the 1997 Masters tournament. Here is this week’s TDQ Q&A with sportswriter Ed Sherman:

The Daily Quarterly: How did you hear about thedailyquarterly.com?

Ed Sherman: From somebody named Brian. Do you know him?

TDQ: How excited were you that The Daily Quarterly asked you for an interview?

Sherman: Shocked is a better word. Must be a slow day.

TDQ: Would you say writing on The Daily Quarterly is peerless or superlative?

Sherman: Shocked is a better word.
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Chicago T-ball Coach Suspended For Saying He Admires Ozzie Guillen

Reaction of the parents of players on the Little Cubs was mainly a mixture of anger and sadness, as evidencd by Marcy Kowalski, 29.

Chicago—North Side Athletic Association Cubs T-ball Coach Kris Harris has been suspended for five games after comments he made lauding former Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen.

At a news conference following a parents-only meeting, Harris again apologized and said he’ll do whatever he can to repair relations with parents six year-olds and the community angered by the remarks.

“I’m very sorry about the problem, what happened,” said Harris, 24. “I will do everything in my power to make it better. … I know it’s going to be a very bumpy ride.”

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