Posts tagged "cubs '11"

Cubs Announce Opening Day Festivities

The Cubs announced Opening Day festivities today for Friday, April 1 1:20 p.m. versus the Pittsburgh Pirates.   Ron Santo, Jr., the son of the Cubs legend, will lead the crowd isinging the seventh-inning stretch; Academy Award winning director Robert Redford will throw out a ceremonial first pitch. Wayne Messmer will sing the National Anthem... Read more »

Visiting with Mr. Cub Ernie Banks

It’s true what they say about Mr. Cub Ernie Banks- indeed he really is that charming. 80 years young, and still the heart and soul of the Chicago Cubs franchise. He was on hand yesterday for the unveiling of the new State of Illinois Cubs license plate, just the second of its kind in the... Read more »