Cubs president Theo Epstein thanked Cubs fans for their decades of patience and support, especially in the first few years when he was running the team, as the team focused on developing young prospects, while sacrificing wins at the major league level. Friday, November 4th, 2016 marked the first World Series victory parade for the Cubs. On Friday, she brought a goat mask with dynamite in its mouth and let other fans pose for photos wearing it outside Wrigley Field.
"It's just a cool experience that anybody who lives close to Chicago should experience", Corrigan said.
Tens of thousands of fans waited at Grant Park for the rally. Meanwhile, millions of Cubs fans stood in ideal weather, enjoying the entire thing. As noticed in the article, FanSided will reveal 10 nominees at a time.
Audra Martin made Cubs-themed cupcakes for her Whipped Sweet Shoppe on South Poplar Street in the city.
On December 6th, FanSided will have the official rankings. One of my favorite bands, Umphrey's McGee, is from Chicago, and I have a unique kinship with that group, so I wanted to see those guys get one. (But) this was a nice one, I actually enjoyed being there because of John being as good as he is and as relaxed as he was. There were 68 years of pent-up demand for the fans in Cleveland; and it's been 108 years for Chicago's North Side.
A dream 108 frikkin long years in the making.
Speaking through his friend Frank Murtha, a Chicago lawyer who has served as Bartman's unofficial spokesman since the 2003 incident, Bartman said he was thrilled with the World Series title. "It doesn't matter. We're all one today". It wasn't easy, which makes it just as special.
Events get underway Friday morning at Wrigley Field. It can be as simple as a Georgia football game on a Saturday in the fall, or as severe as spending the holidays away from my family and friends back home in Atlanta. Lids, part of Hat World Inc. and the biggest hat seller in the USA, has 1,300 shops across North America, but today, Chicago is the priority. "I'm forever grateful for him, and he's going out a champion forever". "He sacrificed everything for the Chicago Cubs and this city, and it only feels right for me to hand this ball over to Mr. Ricketts".
What this is, is passion. If you play bad, you're going to hear about it until you redeem yourself.
And it's true. Cubs fever has caught Maddon's hometown. If said player returns to Wrigley Field in another uniform, you'll receive a standing ovation. We've gone through the most absurd election in the history of elections.
Later, once my mind started to wander on the search for a deeper meaning to this World Series, I found it. Especially Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas, and Kardashian fans.
Are you kidding me?
Harry Caray never got to see his beloved Chicago Cubs in the World Series.
The barricades lined Addison Street, Cubs fans waiting outside storefronts to cheer, hold up their phones to take pictures and wave at strangers as dozens of trolleys rolled past on the way toward Lake Shore Drive.
Before we wrap this up, I'd like to salute the fans of Cleveland and Oakland.