Home Opener

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - APRIL 16: A baseball sits on the field before the game between the Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on April 16, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois
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Rob Hart
April 08, 2019 - 7:41 am
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- What started as an April Fool's prank, is now a business opportunity at Wrigley Field. The Chicago Cubs' April Fool's Day prank this year was an ad for “Scents of Wrigley” cologne - a parody of the old Calvin Klein cologne commercials. Video of Scents of Wrigley The...
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Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras forces out Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Corey Dickerson during the third inning at Wrigley Field. (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)
April 10, 2018 - 5:12 pm
Not even the presence of Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, the 98-year-old chaplain of the Loyola basketball team, could help the Cubs. She threw out a ceremonial first pitch at Wrigley Field.
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Wrigley Opening Day Preview
Wrigley Field was being prepped Friday for its Home Opener, next week. (WBBM Newsradio/Lisa Fielding)
Lisa Fielding
April 06, 2018 - 5:07 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- The sound of lawn mowers, hammers and the smell of fresh paint waft through Wrigley Field as dozens of grounds keepers and construction workers hurry to put the finishing touches on the ballpark ahead of Monday's home opener. "Opening Day is like Christmas Day and...
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