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Wrigley Field"s Last World Series

The Wartime Chicago Cubs and the Pennant of 1945

by Charles N. Billington

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Published by Lake Claremont Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Influence,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History,
  • Baseball - Specific Teams,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • United States,
  • History: American,
  • Baseball - History,
  • World Series (Baseball),
  • Baseball - Statistics,
  • (1945),
  • Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndy Pafko (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8720807M
    ISBN 101893121453
    ISBN 109781893121454

      The last World Series game played at Wrigley Field was on Oct. 10, The Cubs lost Game 7 to the Tigers by the score of The Cubbies were done in by Detroit's five-run first inning. Chicago Cubs World Series on Canvas, Picture has been digitally painted and restored with photoshop. Marquee adds just the right amount of color for a dramatic look. Size (as shown) is more than 6 ft. wide and 4 feet tall! Or Choose from a variety of size including my 3 panel sets or as single5/5(K).

      So, no, nothing like the last World Series at Wrigley Field. The Fall Classic returns to one of baseball’s iconic ballparks on Friday when the Cubs and Indians face off in Game 3 .   Rain Barrels on Parade Kickoff April 18 from 1 to 2 p.m., Elizabeth Berg to present May 11 at 7 p.m. to talk about her new book "Home Safe" and author Charle.

      For the first time in 71 years, Wrigley Field will host a World Series game. Wrigley Field is packed with facts, stories, and surprises that will captivate even the most fair-weather fan. From dollar signs (the Ricketts family paid $ million for the team and stadium in ), to exploding hot dog carts (the Cubs lost that game 6–5), to the name of Billy Sianis’s curse-inducing goat (Sonovia), Shea uncovers the.


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