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David Ross Goes Skydiving at Air and Water Show

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    All eyes were on the skies in Chicago on Saturday as the Air and Water Show captivated the city. NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi reports. (Published Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017)

    Former Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross has appeared on “Saturday Night Live” and showed off his moves on “Dancing With the Stars,” but he added another item to his resume this weekend.

    Ross, who was a member of the 2016 Cubs’ World Series title winner, jumped out of a plane to kick off Chicago’s Air and Water Show on Saturday morning. Ross jumped with the Golden Knights, and his thrilling jump was captured on video:

    The Cubs had to get used to the Air and Water Show noise this week, as the Blue Angels repeatedly buzzed the stadium during games at Wrigley Field.

    All of the noise hasn’t seemed to bother the Cubs lately, as they’ve picked up back-to-back wins against the Toronto Blue Jays. 

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