Chicago professional some of the worst disorders Wednesday as a polar vortex swept via the Midwest with temperates reaching additional than 20-down below zero. Most Chicagoans would not dare to action out of their homes and people that did donned multiple levels and some even wore ski goggles.

Meanwhile, Cubs 1st baseman Anthony Rizzo expended his working day on a golf training course savoring 73-degree temperature in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Rizzo participated in this year’s Squander Administration Phoenix Open’s Annexus Professional-Am. Other attendees of the star-studded event bundled Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, Diamondbacks relievers Archie Bradley and Yoshihisa Hirano and supervisor Torey Lovullo, Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps and Eagles receiver Golden Tate among quite a few other individuals.

Rizzo signed a jersey and baseball for a youthful Cubs lover. He also threw a couple of baseballs into the crowd between holes.

Anthony Rizzo participated in this year’s Squander Administration Phoenix Open’s Annexus Professional-Am. | Courtesy of Tim Ring/CBS5 Phoenix

It’s unclear how very well Rizzo swung, but a smile on his deal with implies he was having enjoyable.

Below are some of Rizzo highlights from the event:

With Chicago experiencing these types of brutal temperatures, here’s a pleasant reminder that spring instruction is ideal all-around the corner: Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 12 (or in 13 days) and the 1st full-team exercise routine is scheduled for Feb. 18.