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Fitzgerald, Zook are Buehrle fans

Updated: July 29, 2009, 2:08 PM ET
By Nick Friedell

Like so many other White Sox fans, Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald stayed up late with his wife Stacy on Monday night to watch Mark Buehrle's appearance on the "Late Show with David Letterman."

"It was just like Mark," Fitzgerald told me on Tuesday morning. "Humble, uncomfortable, didn't want to do it. Mark's just a ballplayer."

A ballplayer who Fitzgerald absolutely adores.

The 34-year-old coach gushed to a small table of reporters about how much he enjoys watching Buehrle ...

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