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Wrigley played well in the snow

Updated: August 6, 2009, 5:24 PM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

CHICAGO -- Some 90 minutes before the puck dropped at Wrigley Field for the 2009 Winter Classic, the security crew for the 94-year-old stadium was caught in a state of panic, unsure how to handle a situation it had never seen.

On the main concourse beneath the stadium's first-base stands, a group of Detroit players stood in a circle bouncing a bright orange soccer ball among themselves. They did this not in some hidden room or quiet tunnel beneath Wrigley but smack in the middle of ...

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