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Wednesday, March 21

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Someone dropped off a a goat's head in a box, addressed to Cubs owner Tom Ricketts, at Wrigley Field yesterday afternoon. No word yet on whether it was meant as a creepy curse-breaker or more of a Godfather-style message regarding ongoing renovation negotiations.

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