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Theo Epstein will be skipping the Fenway Park celebration on Friday, celebrating the ballpark’s 100th anniversary. Instead, the Cubs president of baseball operations will be at Wrigley Field, the second oldest Major League ballpark, to watch the Cubs play the Reds.
“I hope tomorrow is a great day for Red Sox fans and for the whole organization,” Epstein said Thursday. “I have plans to be at the Cubs game tomorrow, but I will take a moment to toast Fenway along with everyone else who loves that ballpark.”
— Carrie Muskat
Here’s a great last-minute gift idea — give someone a road trip with the Cubs. The 2011 Cubs Destinations packages provide fans a behind the scenes, VIP experience. The 2011 Cubs Destinations road schedule includes:
* Fenway Park, Boston. The Cubs will play the Red Sox May 20-22 for the first time in Boston since the 1918 World Series.
* Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, June 10-12.
* Busch Stadium, St. Louis, July 29-31.
All standard packages includes tickets to two Cubs games, first class hotel accommodations, a private pre-game reception with a current Cubs player, a VIP tour of the ballpark, a gift bag with Cubs merchandise, dedicated service from our on-site staff and more. You can also choose to include tickets to a third Cubs game, upgrade to a Majestic Replica Cubs jersey, or add additional discounted hotel nights. For more information, call 617-226-6550, e-mail email@example.com or visit http://www.cubs.com/cubsdestinations.
* If you can’t wait for the regular season, Cubs Destinations can help you get to Mesa, AZ, for Spring Training. The package includes hotel accommodations, tickets to Cactus League games, and a special Cubs event with select players. There will be a new program for Cubs Seniors and the exclusive VIP Batting Practice which allows you to take the field. To make reservations or get more info, call Cubs Destinations at 800-892-7687 or go online at cubs.com/springtravel.
— Carrie Muskat