Let’s hear it for the Cubs! The Chicago Cubs are an American professional baseball team based in Chicago, Illinois. One of two Major League clubs based in Chicago (the other being the Chicago White Sox), the Cubs are a competitive force in the Central Division of the MLB’s National League. The cubs are also one of the two remaining charter members of the National League, along with the Atlanta Braves.While travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars can’t help but love the Cubs, they certainly wouldn’t mind if the team started winning! The Cubs are notorious for having the longest championship drought of all North American professional sports teams, with their last World Series win happening in 1908.
Travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars can purchase individual tickets to a Cubs game in a variety of ways. If you’re an online shopper, please surf over to www.cubs.com or to www.ticketmaster.com. Season ticket holders also sell extra tickets on TicketExchange, so don’t forget to view available seats there as well. Tickets can also be purchased from the Wrigley Field Box Office during Box Office Hours. Individual game tickets start at just $8 for Bronze level upper deck seats. Club Box seats, which are the best seat in the house, cost about $112 per ticket for Marquee section tickets. Travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars should note that all tickets are subject to an additional 12% amusement tax.
Travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars will see a number of legendary Cubs jersey’s hanging from the foul poles at Wrigley Field. These include Ernie Banks’ number 14, Ron Santo’s number 10, and Fergie Jenkins’ number 14 on the left filed pole. The right field pole is home to Billy Williams’ number 26, Ryne Sandberg’s number 23, and Greg Maddux’s number 31. Jackie Robinson’s number 42 is also displayed in the stadium, as his Brooklyn Dodgers jersey was retired for all clubs.
Join the Cubs Club
Want to get even more out of your trip to Wrigley Field? Then why not join the Cubs Club? This exclusive fan club entitles you to big discounts and cool bonus features, and all for just a few extra bucks! For just $19.95, travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars will enjoy a Standard Membership, which gives them exclusive access to the Cubs Club e-newsletter, a subscription to MLB.com’s Game day Audio for your personal computer, and an opportunity to receive a 30-day free trial to the MLB Insiders Club. The Bleacher Crew Membership entitles members to the same discounts as the Standard Membership, along with $20 in Cubs Bucks, a Bleacher Crew T-Shirt, special ticket opportunities throughout the season and access to special VIP entrances on game day, along with other deals. Finally, there’s the Marquee Membership, which entitles travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars to all of the benefits of the Bleacher Crew Membership, as well as a one year subscription to the Wine Line, access to an exclusive on-field event for Marquee Members only, a personalized marquee photograph, and an autographed player photo.
Watch for the white flags at Wrigley
If you can’t make it to a game at Wrigley Field during your trip the Windy City, don’t worry travelers in Chicago luxury rental cars can still check to see if the Cub’s won simply by driving by the stadium. Beginning in the days of P.K. Wrigley back in the mid 1930s, the stadium has always flown a white flag with a “W” or an “L” from the top of the scoreboard masthead, indicating the day’s results. If you’re traveling past the stadium at night, look for the blue and white lights. These lights were installed in 1978 for the benefit of nighttime traffic. The white lights symbolize a win, while the blue lights denote a loss.
The Chicago Cubs baseball team is one of the oldest and most cherished professional sporting teams in North America. For more information on the current team and upcoming events, please contact the club at 773-4040-CUBS.