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World Series Dreaming:
“Everybody… LET me hear ya…. A one, A two, A three…. ” It doesn’t matter if it’s Ozzy Osbourne, Jeff Gordon, or even Da Coach who is in the booth at Wrigley in between the top and bottom of the 7th inning, I don’t hear them as Gary Pressy hits those chords on the organ at Wrigley. I hear Harry. I hear Harry as loud as I did when I was a kid, even though it has been 15 years (today) since he passed away and left a HUGE void in Cub fan’s lives.
When I was growing up, Harry Caray was just as much a part of the Cubs and Wrigley as the ivy, scoreboard, and even Ryne Sandberg was. His humor and sometimes, downright silliness helped me get through some pretty tough seasons. It didn’t matter what was going on between those white lines, if you had Harry on, you were guaranteed a good time! Season to season, players, managers, coaches all came and went, but the one constant that we could always rely on was that Harry was going to be in that booth entertaining us from pregame to post gam
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