It was a spring game against the Pirates in '83 and only 4-5,000 Cubbie fans were in attendance to watch the pathetic team get the crap beat out of them. After the game Cubs Manager (and former Sox player) Lee Elia had enough of the Northside and the Cub fans. Click Here to hear what he had to say!!! This is one of the greatest speeches of all time. Here's what being a Cubs fan was all about before it got hip to hang out at Wrigley Field.
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"85 percent of the fucking world's working, the other 15 [percent] come out here... a fuckin' playground for the cocksuckers."-Lee Elia on Cub fans