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Friday, March 29, 2019

Cubs, Rangers fans miss opening ceremonies due to long lines outside stadium

The final season at Globe Life Park in Arlington did not start the way anyone hoped. And that’s before the first pitch was thrown Thursday between the Texas Rangers and Chicago Cubs.

David Tarrant, a reporter with Dallas Morning News, intended to talk to fans about the final season to be played at the park. He was even there for opening day in 1994.

Instead, he listened to angry fans stuck outside as lines extended down the block from the third base side to the home plate side.

It turns out the problems with Rangers management extend beyond the product on the field….

QLE Posted: March 29, 2019 at 08:52 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: lines, opening day, rangers

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