CHICAGO — Were you aware that the Cubs beat the Pirates on Wednesday night in Pittsburgh in the NL wild card game (CHC 4, PIT 0)? Chicago was certainly aware, as the following images of the Wrigleyville neighborhood are about to amply demonstrate …
That’s Clark Street, just down the block from Wrigley Field. What you see above, I assure you, surpasses typical levels of pedestrian traffic.
It’s Wednesday. It’s also the wild card game. Ponder the smoking embers of this city should they win it all.