Nothing hits like a payday Friday during the summer in Chicago.
And it certainly hits differently when you’re Justin Fields.
Fields signed his Bears rookie contract today:
Blessed 🙏🏽. https://t.co/1IlNVz1QH8
— Justin Fields (@justnfields) June 11, 2021
This put the quarterback-of-the-future in the fold on an officially official basis. And to celebrate the occasion, Fields (and other Bears draft picks) did what any warm-blooded Chicagoan would do in that situation by spending the afternoon enjoying day baseball at Wrigley Field:
Soldier Fields is in the house. pic.twitter.com/pxufHzP7IK
— Jordan Bastian (@MLBastian) June 11, 2021
Look who it is! 👀 pic.twitter.com/M0WyO8r05n
— Cubs Talk (@NBCSCubs) June 11, 2021
Iconic Chicago Fields pic.twitter.com/inF1J8tcnM
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) June 11, 2021
Look at that awesome "Holy sh*t this city" smile Justin Fields has on 😍 https://t.co/Kamse0pgH5
— Elias Schuster (@Schuster_Elias) June 11, 2021
Fields and friends are watching a doozy, too. Not only is it a classic Cubs-Cardinals matchup, but also a see-saw tilt that is tied at 5-5 after six innings.