(CBS) – No surprise: Security was extra tight around Wrigley Field Friday, as Game 3 of the World Series drew near.
More than 1,000 law enforcement officials were bused in from Soldier Field and Chicago Police Department headquarters to flank the Friendly Confines.READ MORE: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works In Kids Ages 5 To 11; Will Seek U.S. Authorization
The Chicago Cubs also hired at least four bomb-sniffing dogs to wander through the crowds.
Streets could be shut down as the innings come to a close. Barricades were expected.READ MORE: Three-Car Crash In West Rogers Park Shatters Nearby Bus Stop
“It’s going to be crazy,” Cleveland Indians fan Terry Walker says. “This place is gonna be packed, so I came up here early.”
The Cubs and the Cleveland Indians are tied 1-1 in the series.