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Unfriendly confines: Did racial discrimination start the Cubs' slide? 

Cubs fans line up for tickets at the Wrigley Field box office before a September 1945 game with the Saint Louis Cardinals. The following month, the north-siders played in the World Series—their last appearance, to date.

Image credit: SUN-TIMES PRINT COLLECTION

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