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Road to Wrigley, Part II

The Iowa Cubs will play Toronto’s Las Vegas 51s at Wrigley Field on Aug. 9 in an official PCL game — the second “Road to Wrigley” Minor League game to be played at the Cubs’ home park. Last July 29, the Class A Peoria Chiefs played the Kane County Cougars at Wrigley. Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg was the Chiefs manager, and that game marked his return. Tickets start as low as $5, and are available at

— Carrie Muskat

Border battle

The Class A Peoria Chiefs will play the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on April 24 at Miller Park in Milwaukee. The Timber Rattlers are beginning their first year as a Brewers affiliate after 16 seasons with Seattle. The Chiefs played at Wrigley Field last year, the first Minor League game at the ballpark. Tickets for the game at Miller Park are $10 each and will go on sale March 4.

— Carrie Muskat