Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.
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Kevin Frandsen had two hits and scored two runs after entering in the sixth, helping Philadelphia bounce back from Thursday’s 11-3 loss to the New York Mets. Chase Utley added a key two-run triple.
While it may not be realistic to visit every single stadium in the country, one solution is to select a few stadiums that have legacies that are forever etched in time and feature some of the biggest cultural icons in the history of American sports.
The Cubs agree on details of a $500 million facelift for Wrigley Field, including an electronic video screen.
Terry Harmon was a popular member of the Philadelphia Phillies who served as a key utilityman for the squad from the lean years of the late ’60s and early ’70s to the division championships in 1976 and 1977.
Vance Worley dominated over eight innings, Jimmy Rollins homered from both sides of the plate and the Philadelphia Phillies pounded Ryan Dempster and the Chicago Cubs 9-1 on a scorching Wednesday at Wrigley Field.