Eric Karros


Get ready to cry, Cubs fans.


Maybe it was an ex-teammate’s prank, one last gag after he had been traded, but Adam Eaton thought there was no way Paul Konerko was on the other end of his phone that December day.


Not two minutes after stepping in front of the microphone, where hell replace Bob Brenly next season as the Cubs television color commentator, Jim Deshaies started to tell a story.


NASHVILLE, Tenn. After more than two decades with the Houston Astros, Jim Deshaies is heading to the broadcast booth at Wrigley Field.