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Crosstown Classic

With two Chicago teams as rooted in history as the Cubs and White Sox, there's bound to be a rivalry between the two. Explore this century-old feud by traveling between Wrigleyville and Bridgeport along the Red Line train and learn about the moments and landmarks that have made an impact on our great city!

  • 1.

    For The Love of The Ward

    For The Love of The Ward

    Mayor Daley, political power and the original "L" train

  • 2.

    Ideal For Sunset

    Ideal For Sunset

    Wrigley Field and it's ivy-covered walls, an exemplar of a bygone era of ballparks

  • 3.

    The Old Ballgame

    The Old Ballgame

    Wrigley Field's bleachers and the world of diehard fans

  • 4.

    McCuddy's

    McCuddy's

    The White Sox watering hole where ball players roam free

  • 5.

    Mr. White Sox

    Mr. White Sox

    Meet Minnie Miñoso, "the Cuban comet" and the first Black player on the White Socks

  • 6.

    The Exploding Scoreboard

    The Exploding Scoreboard

    Pushing the boundaries of tradition with home runs & fireworks at the home of the White Sox, from old Comisky Park to Guaranteed Rate Field

  • 7.

    North Side vs. South Side

    North Side vs. South Side

    An introduction to the Red Line rivalry

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