Sports - Sauk Valley

MLB: Junis enjoys first trip to Wrigley as a player

Rock Falls native grew up a Cubs fan, enjoyed spending time with parents this weekend in Chicago

Giants pitcher Jakob Junis poses in front go the iconic Wrigley Field scoreboard on Friday, Sept. 9, 2022. The Rock Falls native,  who grew up a Cubs fan, was at Wrigley Field for the first time as a player.
Giants starter Jakob Junis pitches against the Brewers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. The Rock Falls native has had a solid season in his first year with San Francisco.
Giants starter Jakob Junis pitches against the Brewers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. The Rock Falls native has had a solid season in his first year with San Francisco.
Giants starter Jakob Junis stands in the dugout during a game against the Brewers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. The Rock Falls native has had a solid season in his first year with San Francisco.
Giants starter Jakob Junis pitches against the Brewers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. The Rock Falls native has had a solid season in his first year with San Francisco.