Thread: Rosemont Cubs?
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Old 03-31-2013, 06:28 PM
Red Barchetta Red Barchetta is offline
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Originally Posted by Lip Man 1 View Post

The Cubs were closing the upper deck at the park as late as September 1983. Have the video to prove it.

I'm sure they did, but their mystique changed in 1984 when the Cubs went to the playoffs. I remember pictures of Bob Dernier running down a flyball in centerfield and there were fans in the bleachers wearing shirts w/ties. After that, it seemed Wrigley was marketed in an entirely new way.
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