Local Heros by Jamie Kirkpatrick

Chestertown is in the World Series! Well, sort of. Bill “Swish” Nicholson, born and raised down on Water Street, played for the Chicago Cubs, those most lovable of losers, from 1939-1948 and appeared in the 1945 World Series, the last time—until this year—the Cubs played in the fall classic. (The Cubs lost to the … Continue reading Local Heros by Jamie Kirkpatrick