The Cubs are visiting the White House on January 16, 2017, Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is a fitting date for a baseball salute!
1/16/2017 = 1+16+20+17 = 54 (Baseball = 54) (Illinois = 54)
Obama was 54-years old when the Chicago Cubs 2016-season began.
Today also marks 75-days since the Cubs won the 112th World Series on November 2, or 11/2.
World Series = 57/66/75/147
Also interesting, from today to the start of the season is 76-days, April 2, 2017. From the World Series to today, January 16, 2017
There are two MLB teams with '76' name gematria.
Saint Louis Cardinals = 76
Cleveland Indians = 76
The Cubs just defeated the Indians.
Master = 76
America = 76 (Francis Bacon Gematria) (1776)
White House visit to Opening Day of 2017 MLB season, April 2, 2017:
World Series Game 7 to White House visit, a span of 76-days.