Losing Sports Teams

Losing Sports Teams

Grant DePorter jokes that Harry Caray’s Restaurant in Chicago, named after the famed Chicago Cubs announcer, has the market cornered on turning lemons into lemonade, given the team’s heart-breaking track record. So his last big promotion for weary Cubs fans turned a baseball into smithereens.

But this was not just any baseball.

DePorter, president of Harry Caray Restaurant Group, spent nearly $114,000 to buy the “Bartman ball” in an online auction. The last time that Cubs fans sa

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