Release the Hawk

Stop being so provincial, Cubs fans, and let Dawson go in as an Expo

Updated: January 8, 2010, 7:58 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

As it I write this, it's Day 4 of Hawk-Watch. Thankfully, we've had our first Storm of the Decade to keep us occupied. Otherwise, how would much of Chicago have gotten through the past couple days?

We would have been tossing and turning in our flannel sheets, soaking through our pillowcases with worry and fear, our paranoia running rampant as Andre Dawson and the Baseball Hall of Fame try to figure out which hat will be perched on Hawk's long-awaited plaque in the sleepy ...

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