Chicago Cubs mark 97th anniversary of 1st game at now-Wrigley Field

April 20, 2013 9:43:12 AM PDT
Saturday marks the 97th anniversary of the Chicago Cubs' first game at what is currently Wrigley Field.

The North Side baseball players debuted against the Cincinnati Reds on April 20, 1916.

The game was held at then-Weeghman Park, which is now Wrigley Field.

The Cubbies won against the Reds in 11 innings 7-6.

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