Originally Posted by Milw
Packers at Bears is the most important date on the calendar of the city's most popular team. Hopefully Sox executives aren't so stubborn as to say "heck with" those of us who are fans of both the Sox and Bears, because there's no reason to make us choose when you can just as easily have the ceremony a day earlier. Konerko deserves the spotlight one last time, and the simple fact is that having his ceremony concurrent with Bears-Packers will rob him of it, and for no good reason.
No, it robs YOU of it, not him. There'll be plenty of us there showing him the love.
And really, they'll probably do something both games that weekend, so there is likely nothing to worry about in that regard.