It's a long winter in Chicago. But instead of spending the time indoors, some Chicagoans like to channel their creative side during the winter months, by building quirky snowmen. Chicago Tribune photographers have been capturing some of the Windy City's best snowmen being built on Chicago's sidewalks, yards and parks during the winter.
Image 1 of 18
Put me in, coach
A snowman hangs out on the baseball field at Benito Juarez High School in Pilsen. Warmer temperatures later in the week may be better for baseball, but not for Frosty.