Chicago is a great sports town and during the summer Wrigley Field is the place to be. I’ve been watching the Chicago Cubs play baseball since I was a child. My parents were both great Cubs fans watching games on TV into their old age. We must take time out from our sight seeing, shopping, and oh my, eating, and take the ‘L’ out to the ball park for today’s game.
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Come back in the fall to watch the Chicago Bears play football. In this logo you find Mike Ditka, famous coach of the Bears, who can be seen in the youtube video leading a terrible few bars of Take Me Out.., Everyone’s a Black Hawk Hockey fan come winter. A piece of Stepheny trivia: The first time I ever heard the name Claire was when I met the wife of the Black Hawk coach. Later I named my daughter Claire because I loved the name ever after.
A Chicago tradition is the lions at The Chicago Art Institute wearing a Chicago team helmet during important playoff games. When people think basketball -The Chicago Bulls – they think Michael Jordan. He was the face of the team for years.