Chicago Sports Recap: Theo Epstein May Leave Cubs After 2021 Season

Cubs President Theo Epstein is hinting that his days in Chicago may be numbered.

Chicago Sports Recap: Theo Epstein May Leave Cubs After 2021 Season
FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein speaks at a media availability during the Major League Baseball general managers annual meetings in Scottsdale, Ariz. Epstein appears to be gearing up for one more go-around as the Cubs' president of baseball operations. Epstein said Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, his expectation is the “status quo” when it comes to the team's leadership and anticipates remaining on the job for at least one more season, with his contract set to expire in 2021. Matt York, File / AP Photo
Chicago Sports Recap: Theo Epstein May Leave Cubs After 2021 Season
FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein speaks at a media availability during the Major League Baseball general managers annual meetings in Scottsdale, Ariz. Epstein appears to be gearing up for one more go-around as the Cubs' president of baseball operations. Epstein said Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, his expectation is the “status quo” when it comes to the team's leadership and anticipates remaining on the job for at least one more season, with his contract set to expire in 2021. Matt York, File / AP Photo

Chicago Sports Recap: Theo Epstein May Leave Cubs After 2021 Season

Cubs President Theo Epstein is hinting that his days in Chicago may be numbered.

Remember last week when Chicago was all giddy about sports? The Cubs and White Sox were in the playoffs and Nick Foles and the Bears were undefeated.

Fast forward to this week and the Cubs and Sox are out of the playoffs and the Bears were brought back down to earth with a dismal offensive performance. WBEZ’s Cheryl Raye Stout breaks down the latest sports news.

GUEST: Cheryl Raye Stout, WBEZ sports contributor