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1000 Words: Will and Zach’s mound party


(Photo by Stephen Green)

Former Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster participates in perhaps the first-ever pizza delivery to the Wrigley Field mound, courtesy of Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis. We’re not sure who got stuck with the bill.

This is another shot that didn’t make it into our 2012 photos of the year feature in the December issue of Vine Line. All month, we’ll be posting some of the extras here on the blog.

Cast your vote for the best of 2012

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Santo’s induction? Rizzo’s walk-off? Kerry’s farewell? Even though this season has been a struggle in the standings, there’s been no shortage of memorable Cubs highlights. Which events from the 2012 season made you stand up and take notice? This month, Vine Line is letting you decide on the best of 2012. Cast your vote and see the results in the October issue.

1000 Words: Joking Around

Comedians Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis stopped by Wrigley Field on Wednesday, July 18. Prior to throwing out the first pitch, the duo spent some time in the Cubs dugout, talking with Matt Garza, Travis Wood and much of the team.
(Photo by Dave Durochik)

Seventh-inning stretch lineup

Jay Cutler and Khalil Bell of the Chicago Bears both gave memorable seventh-inning stretch performances over the weekend. If you’re headed out to Wrigley for the three-game set with the Marlins, here’s your seventh-inning stretch lineup:

  • Tuesday, July 17 – Jim Belushi / actor, Chicago native
  • Wednesday, July 18 – Andre Dawson / Cubs great, Hall of Famer and State Farm ad star (First Pitch: Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis / actors, stars of the upcoming film The Campaign)
  • Thursday, July 19 – Gary Sinise / actor and Chicago native

While you’re at the park, pick up the July issue of Vine Line, detailing the fans’ picks for the greatest Cubs players of all time at each position.