There are two baseball teams in
Chicago. One of them is the Cubs, and the other is the
Chicago White Sox.
The Cubs were originally called the
White Stockings. The Chicago Cubs have been playing since
1876. The Chicago Cubs have been the only team in the
National League to stay in the same city for more than
The Cubs' baseball park is called
Wrigley Field. In 1920 Wrigley Field was called Weeghman
In 1926 William Wrigley, the creator
of Juicy Fruit Chewing Gum, bought Weeghman Park and
named it Wrigley Field after himself.
In 1981 William Wrigley sold Wrigley
Field to The Tribune Company for 20.5 million dollars.
William Wrigley and his family had owned it for 65
The Cubs won the World Series in
1907-08 and they haven't won ever since. They won10
National League Pennants and have 30 former players in
the Hall of Fame.
The Chicago Cubs are a very important
part of history and have been big part of people's lives
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