jskidder wrote:also, with wrigley being in the middle of a neighborhood the city has some say as to when the games take place. the cubs are only alloted a certain number of night games per year, so those are typically always on mondays and tuesdays. night games destroy traffic and parking in the neighborhood, and i know this 1st hand because i live 2 blocks from the stadium. with the nightlife in the area and a cub night game on a thursday-saturday, it would be an absolute mess.
exactly. the cubs are only allowed 18 night games a year. and that's actually up from the previous years.
btw, i went to that first ever wrigley field night game, pretty cool.