Photos: Cubs Fans Revel In Home Opening Game Despite Rain Delay
By Rachel Cromidas in News on Apr 11, 2017 3:16PM
Rain delays hardly dampened the revelry at Wrigley Field as the Cubs won their first home game of 2017, thanks to a walk-off hit from Anthony Rizzo.
The Cubs' 3-2 home opening game against the Los Angeles Dodgers started almost two hours behind schedule due to rain, which also delayed the celebratory raising of the Cubs' 1907 and 1908 World Series' flags and the 2016 National League Championship banner:
Coming off their first World Series win in over a century, the Cubs have a hotly anticipated season ahead of them, and even more for fans to look forward to: Wrigleyville and the Field have been under extensive renovations, and the new plaza The Park At Wrigley opened this month. Our photographer was there to capture some of the sights and festivities through the rain and dropping temperatures Monday night.