The best way to get to the 9/16 match against the South Side Irish: Take I-294 south to 95th St. Exit on the 95th St. EAST exit. Take 95th east to Southwest Highway and turn left. Take Southwest Highway until 87th street and turn right. Take 87th street east until Western Ave. and turn left. The park entrance is then about two blocks north of 87th on th right (east) side of the street. Address is 8500 S. Western Ave., Chicago, 60620. Please give yourself at least 1 hour, 15 minutes for this trip.
- Written by Paul Bergman