Couch: Cubs’ No-Hitter Suggests Sticky Stuff May Not Be The Problem After All

Let’s call this Revenge of the Pitchers. Earlier this week, baseball pitchers were throwing a tantrum over the idea that they were all cheating. I mean, they were, in fact, all cheating by putting sticky stuff on the ball. They don’t seem to deny that. But the indignity of having umpires check their gloves, hats […]

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Written by Greg Couch

Greg earned the 2007 Peter Lisagor Award as the best sports columnist in the Chicagoland area for his work with the Chicago Sun-Times, where he started as a college football writer in 1997 before becoming a general columnist in 2003. He also won a Lisagor in 2016 for his commentary in RollingStone.com and The Guardian.

Couch penned articles and columns for CNN.com/Bleacher Report, AOL Fanhouse, and The Sporting News and contributed as a writer and on-air analyst for FoxSports.com and Fox Sports 1 TV. In his journalistic roles, Couch has covered the grandest stages of tennis from Wimbledon to the Olympics, among numerous national and international sporting spectacles. He also won first place awards from the U.S. Tennis Writers Association for his event coverage and column writing on the sport in 2010.