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Friday, July 3

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Twenty-eight years after his infamous rant about Wrigley Field fans (e.g., "Eighty-five percent of the fuckin' world is working. The other 15 come out here.") former Cubs manager Lee Elia can laugh about his place among the great meltdowns in baseball history.

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