Two players from Chicago will be representing the National League: Cubs 3rd baseman Kris Bryant and his teammate 1st baseman Anthony Rizzo. And a player from the White Sox -- pitcher Chris Sale -- will be playing for the American league.
We recap the week’s news including the developing scandal surrounding former Speaker of the House, Dennis Hastert; the latest developments from Springfield; and the ups-and-downs for the Chicago Bulls, Bears and Blackhawks.
We review the year's biggest and best sports stories with help from WBEZ Sports Contributor, Cheryl Raye Stout. And, we discuss the shooting death of Dontre Hamilton as Wisconsin protesters come to Chicago to raise awareness.
We check in with Gabe Klein to assess the Divvy bike share program. What are the hits and misses? Also, journalist Alison Flowers discusses her new WBEZ series "The Exoneree Diaries", and one of the exonerees she profile shares his story.