Originally Posted by TheVulture
The Cell should have merely been oriented to face downtown. Here you have one of, if not the, most iconic skylines in the world and you'd never know it sitting behind homeplate. If you had the skyline beyond the outfield walls that alone would probably enhance the perception of the Cell to an incredible extent.
I had heard that was the initial idea but the architects could not adjust for the wind currents off the lake if it had been done.
"I have the ultimate respect for White Sox fans. They were as miserable as the Cubs and Red Sox fans ever were but always had the good decency to keep it to themselves. And when they finally won the World Series, they celebrated without annoying every other fan in the country." Jim Caple, ESPN (January 12, 2011)
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