The Cubs completed a doubleheader sweep over the arch rival St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field on Tuesday.
But the Cards weren’t the only birds that needed handling on the field.
A wayward duck made its way into play and players and umpire Angel Hernandez had to get quacking to dispatch it. Does this finally negate the Black Cat Game?
Home plate umpire Angel Hernandez shoos a duck from the field during the second inning in the second baseball game of a doubleheader between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals, Tuesday, July 7, 2015, in Chicago. | David Banks / AP