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Make the Friendly Confines friendlier!

It's past time for the Cubs and the rooftop owners to compromise on Wrigley

Originally Published: May 31, 2013
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Thomas Edison invented the light bulb in 1879. That it took until 1988 for the Cubs to finally install lights at Wrigley Field might help explain the slow pace of the team's proposed renovations to the 99-year-old Friendly Confines.

Partly due to restrictions involving the park's landmark status and plans for increased night games, the long negotiations with the city have been … well, involved. The owners of the neighboring rooftops oppose the plans because one of the proposals includes ...

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