Most Chicagoans would jump at the opportunity to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before a
Gilford is a die hard
"(The Cubs) asked me to last week," Gilford said Thursday at West Town Bakery & Diner in Ukrainian Village. "I said no. My grandpa would have disowned me."
The Cubs confirmed that the organization did, in fact, ask Gilford to throw out the first pitch before this Sunday’s game against the
Gilford is currently filming "The Mob Doctor" in Chicago. The show premieres Monday on Fox.
To read the complete interview with Gilford, including why he has yet to watch the final season of "Friday Night Lights," click here.