Results tagged ‘ Stephen Green ’

1000 Words: The Anthony Rizzo Show


(Photo by Stephen Green)

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo interviews a Cubs fan from Urban Initiatives, a Chicago-area health and education program, for the Cubs Community video at this year’s Cubs Convention. David DeJesus, Jeff Samardzija and Darwin Barney also helped with the interviews.

1000 Words: Banks and Billy


(Photo by Stephen Green)

Cubs Hall of Famers Billy Williams and Ernie Banks are introduced at the Opening Ceremonies of the 28th Annual Cubs Convention last Friday.

1000 Words: Rizzo makes an entrance


(Photo by Stephen Green)

The 28th annual Cubs Convention is in the books. Next stop: Mesa.

The Convention kicked off with the Opening Ceremony in the Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton Hotel and Towers. Fans got an opportunity to interact with players and alumni as they walked down a red carpet on their way to the stage at the front of the hall.

We’ll post pictures from the Convention all week here on the blog.

1000 Words: Cubs Caravan Day 2


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Students at Lakeview High School in Chicago gather to see the Cubs in person. For two days, the Chicago Cubs On the Move 2013 Caravan Tour has been delivering Cubs baseball to deserving individuals and organizations throughout the Chicago area and northwest Indiana. The annual tour features two busloads of players, coaches and front office personnel visiting more than 15 locations.

1000 Words: Harry and Ronnie


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The 28th Annual Cubs Convention kicks off Friday at a brand new location, the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers. The event will welcome Starlin Castro, Anthony Rizzo, Jeff Samardzija, Darwin Barney, and more than 50 former, current and future Cubs.

This got us thinking about some of the greats who have graced past Conventions, like Harry and Ronnie. So who are you excited to see this year?

1000 Words: Get ready to celebrate


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New Year’s Eve is right around the corner. Celebrate safely and happily this year.

1000 Words: Prepping for winter weather


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The grounds crew rolls out the tarp during an August rain delay at Wrigley Field.

This comes from our photos of the year archive. To see the rest of the shots, pick up the December issue of Vine Line.

1000 Words: Up for grabs


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What did you get for Christmas this year?

This is another of the extras from our December photos of the year feature in Vine Line. There were so many good ones, we couldn’t print them all. We’ll continue showing some of our favorites here through the New Year.

1000 Words: First snow at Wrigley


(Photo by Stephen Green)

The first snow of the season is due tonight in Chicago. Ernie’s ready. Are you?

1000 Words: Remembering summer at Wrigley


(Photo by Stephen Green)

With the Chicago area expecting its first big snowfall of the season, doesn’t it make you wish you could turn back the clock a few months?

This is another of our extra shots from our Photos of the Year feature. To see the rest of the photos, pick up the December issue of Vine Line.