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Kyle Korver’s big adventure as a Wrigley Field groundskeeper

Sep 19, 2011, 11:47 AM EDT

Kyle Korver Wrigley

Kyle Korver isn’t above a day of hard labor.

Well, so long as that labor doesn’t involve trying to play defense in transition. But he’s willing to work at other stuff. Which is exactly what he was doing on Sunday at Wrigley Field, where he worked as a groundskeeper and concessionaire serving ice cream.

Tribune Bulls reporter K.C. Johnson tweeted the photo you see to the right (and Ball Don’t Lie picked up the story). Apparently this is tied to charity work for Seer Outfitters, which helps underprivileged children. So basically Korver was cutting the grass for the kids. Which is a good thing.

I like the idea, although now that he has food service experience I think Korver should have to work a lunch shift at the Billy Goat Tavern (cheezborger, cheezborger, cheezborger). For charity, ideally, but I just want him to do it anyway.

  1. stayhigh_247 - Sep 19, 2011 at 11:38 PM

    “hey, i told you 2 ice cream samiches, and a pepperoni slice, you bonehead! what is this crap? fetch me your manager, chop chop!” ” and learn how to play defense, were’ tryna win a ring here!”

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