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Old 04-17-2013, 12:05 PM
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Originally Posted by kittle42 View Post
That absolutely cannot be an accurate figure. 40%?! I'd even find half that to be implausible (I think).
Depends if you include Wisconsin and NE Indiana. They also have a large fanbase in Iowa and draw well with visiting team fans. Heck most summer series against St. Louis are about 30% or more Cardinals' fans. That's before you factor in casual tourism. I agree the number is probably high, but like it or not Wrigley is a place of destination for tourists too.

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