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Tuesday, February 14, 2017 12:00 AM by Amy Bizzarri
Friday, November 4, 2016 12:00 AM by Desmond Penn
The weekend is finally here, and it's a historic one to say the least! With a Chicago Cubs victory to make them the World Series champions, all are celebrating this historic win! Friday's parade kicks off the fun, but it doesn't stop there. Chicago hosts The Rugby Weekend — an international 2-day matchup at Soldier Field/Toyota Park — plus we have mega art fair SOFA Chicago at Navy Pier, Mac & Cheese Fest, Beerhoptacular and much more. Chicago is the place to be!
Thursday, November 3, 2016 12:00 AM by Brooke Bjorklund
Chicago and Cubs fans around the world are celebrating this epic World Series win—the first since 1908!—and enjoying every thrilling moment. When dreams come true, words can't even describe the feeling. As we tip our caps to this incredible Chicago Cubs team, we share with you just some of our favorite snapshots that capture the excitement, pride and joy of the fans, the players and the entire city.
Thursday, August 6, 2015 12:00 AM by Tab Bamford
On Saturday, August 15, the best young baseball players in the country will be at Wrigley Field to show off their incredible skills.
On Sunday, April 5, the 2015 Major League Baseball season will begin when the Chicago Cubs host the St. Louis Cardinals before a national television audience. And this year, there will be a new look for the Cubs both in the field and ... well, the field itself.
Thursday, April 2, 2015 12:00 AM by Katie Karpowicz
Most baseball fans immediately think of Wrigleyville when it comes to finding places to show off their Cubs pride. Historic Gold Coast establishment The Lodge Tavern might be just the experience you're looking for though.
On Jan. 23, Chicago lost one of its finest.
Ernie Banks passed away late on a Friday night, with news breaking around 9 p.m. local. The news exploded on social media and overwhelmed the sports conversation on a night that saw the NHL host their annual All-Star Game fantasy draft and an NBA player - Klay Thompson - break a league scoring record.
That's because people respected Mr. Cub.
Friday, August 15, 2014 12:00 AM by Tab Bamford
On August 16, the best prep baseball players in the country will get their chance to play where Babe Ruth called his shot, Ernie Banks hit his 500th home run and Kerry Wood struck out 20 batters in one game.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:00 AM by Julian Zeng
The Chicago Cubs finish the last 10 days of July with as many home games, kicked off today by a three-game historic 1970s homestand versus the San Diego Padres. The Cubs then face division rival St. Louis Cardinals, July 25-27, and then cap their stay at home with a four-game series against the Colorado Rockies, July 28-31. Make sure to head over to Wrigley Field for these three great home series and celebrate the Friendly Confines' 100th birthday.