Lee Elia

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Listen: It’s The 31-Year Anniversary Of The Lee Elia Tirade

(CBS) Today marks the 31-year anniversary of one of the greatest tirades in the history of sports, and because it will never get old and because it may be impossible to ever match, we once […]

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014

Manager Lee Elia talks to the pitcher Kevin Gross during a game in 1990.  (Photo by: Rick Stewart /Getty Images)

Listen: Lee Elia’s Famous Cubs Rant

It’s been exactly 30 years since former Cubs manager Lee Elia shocked Wrigley Field with a profane rant after an early-season loss.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2013

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Cubs’ Lee Elia’s Rant Remembered, 28 Years Later

Today marks the 28th anniversary of an obscenity-laden rant by then-Cubs manager Lee Elia, after misbehaving fans drove him to his breaking point.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011