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Join Us For The XRT/Coors Light Opening Night Live Broadcast!

It’s a tradition that is legendary! Join Lin Brehmer and Mary Dixon for the Opening Night Live Broadcast, starting at 4PM Sunday, April 5th live from YakZie’s (3710 North Clark Street) in Wrigleyville. Live performances include Ivan & Alyosha, Waco Brothers, Ting Tings, and Rhett Miller of Old 97’s, plus a special guest appearance from Len Kasper & The Resin Bags feat. Matt Spiegel, along with XRT’s Regular Guy!


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Personal Bracketology

It’s March Madness again as college basketball fuels the pools across the workplaces of America. Televisions appear in the break room, people who have never even picked up a roundball get frantic and productivity takes […]


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5 Photos From Will Ferrell’s Foray Into Spring Training Baseball

While Ferrell wasn’t offered a contract, he certainly played the role of a big leaguer


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Will Ferrell Will Suit Up For The Cubs, White Sox, And Other MLB Teams Tomorrow

According to a CBS Sports report, Will Ferrell is planning to play all nine positions in five Cactus League Spring Training games tomorrow. The actor will make appearances at both the Cubs and Sox spring training games tomorrow, as well as three other games across Arizona.


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Your Complete 2015 Chicago Baseball Season Preview (We’re Relevant Again!)

Our professional baseball teams knocked out this offseason and left it on the canvas begging for air. The Cubs went out and signed Jon Lester, brought in a top 5 manager in baseball and solidified their offense. The White Sox added some quality additions on offense, but really focused on pitching; and as a result in my opinion they have the best pitching in the American League. It’s an extremely exciting time to be a baseball fan in this city, we deserve winning baseball and I truly believe this summer both clubs will produce just that.