CHICAGO (CBS) — CBS 2 sports reporter Megan Mawicke has your front-row ticket for the Cubs’ visit to the White House on Monday.
She will be traveling to Washington to join the team as they meet with President Barack Obama before he leaves the White House. Her reports begin Sunday, the day before the Cubs will meet with Obama on Monday.
After the Cubs won the title last year, Obama, a longtime White Sox fan, tweeted an invitation.
President Obama leaves office on Jan. 20, when President-Elect Donald Trump is sworn in as the nation’s 45th president.
Cubs owners and most players are expected to be in Washington for the meeting with Obama.