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Now Playing: Stretching Out with Robbie Gould

Robbie Gould knows a thing or two about playing in front of an enthusiastic fan base. The longtime Bears kicker, who has called Chicago home for the last decade, has quietly become one of the NFL’s greatest special teamers of all time. Vine Line caught up with the 32-year-old before a chilly, early-May showdown against the White Sox to talk about the similarities between the Bears and the Cubs, playing football at Wrigley Field and the pressure that comes with his chosen profession.

Coming up: Seventh-inning stretch singers as Cubs host the White Sox

John Cusack singing the stretch in 2009. (Photo by Stephen Green)

Here’s a current listing of the seventh-inning conductors for this week:

  • Friday, July 1. John Cusack / Actor
  • Saturday, July 2. Robbie Gould / Bears kicker
  • Sunday, July 3. Ernie Banks / “Mr. Cub”

While you’re at the ballpark this weekend, don’t forget to pick up a Vine Line Game Day Edition, the Wrigley Field program and scorecard that’s just $2.