How the Cubs impact Chicago high school baseball

By John Alfes
Medill Reports

From yearly scholarships to inner city leagues to Kerry Wood Cubs Field, the Cubs’ contributions to Chicago high school baseball are widespread. In this edition of Medill Newsmakers, America’s pastime takes a trip beyond the ivy walls of Wrigley Field.

Photo at top: The Lake View High School Wildcats baseball team is one of many programs that benefit from the Chicago Cubs’ contributions. (John Alfes/Medill)