Yesterday, the Cubs hosted a wiffle ball home run derby in downtown Chicago for Cubs fans to win tickets to the upcoming season, and it looks like it was a lot of fun:
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) February 24, 2016
Even Clark the Cub got in on the action, but, my man, where’s the bat flip?
— Clark the Cub (@ClarktheCub) February 23, 2016
Ah ha! There’s the bat flip:
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) February 23, 2016
I want to know who that hero is. You are a champion, sir.
Fans who hit homers won tickets, but the rest of you will just have to buy them when they go on sale on Friday at 10am CT.
Elsewhere in stray fun from which I desperately hope we get video:
Also on #Cubs schedule is bunting competition for pitchers, organized by Bosio
— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) February 24, 2016
You may recall the Bunt Tournament, organized under former manager Dale Sveum, which pitted all players against each other (and some execs, too) in a fun, silly, bunting competition. It was great. Here’s hoping that’s the kind of thing Bosio, who came in with Sveum, has in mind.