Monday December 17 7:38 pm

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


RailCats acquire RHP Sinibaldi


The Gary SouthShore RailCats acquired right-handed pitcher Justin Sinibaldi from the Lake Erie Crushers of the Frontier League to complete an earlier transaction between the two clubs on Monday.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Opens Pop-Up Shop in The Wrigley Building on Michigan Avenue


Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced that Fire On The Mile, an experiential pop-up shop, opened in The Wrigley Building (400 N. Michigan Ave.), creating an exciting stop for Chicagoans and visitors alike on the historic Magnificent Mile. The store will be open for a two-month period on the ground floor of the iconic landmark, opening just in time for the busy holiday shopping season.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club to Participate in 2019 Carolina Challenge Cup in February


The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that it will participate in the 2019 Carolina Challenge Cup in February. As part of its 2019 preseason schedule, the Fire will play three matches in the Carolina Challenge Cup, facing USL side and tournament host Charleston Battery, 2019 MLS expansion side FC Cincinnati and an additional MLS team to-be-named at a later date.

Chicago Fire Soccer Club Names Kyle Sheldon Senior Vice President, Marketing


The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that longtime Seattle Sounders FC and D.C. United executive Kyle Sheldon has been named Senior Vice President, Marketing. He begins his new role today and will report to Chief Operating Officer John Urban.

Javier Báez wins NL Silver Slugger Award


Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Báez tonight won his first-career National League Silver Slugger Award. Báez is one of only two second basemen in franchise history to win this award, joining seven-time winner Ryne Sandberg (1984-85, 1988-92).

Anthony Rizzo wins NL Gold Glove


Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo tonight won his second-career National League Rawlings Gold Glove Award for defensive excellence. Rizzo was a co-winner at the position joining the Braves' Freddie Freeman.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s – Duneland Club Offering Teen Travel Basketball League


Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Duneland Club is offering a 2019 Teen Travel Basketball League. The league is open to all high school boys, freshmen to seniors. Tryouts for the Teen Travel Basket Ball League is December 4 from 6 to 7:30 pm at the Duneland Club’s gymnasium.