Cake for Wrigley's 100th tossed!

Published 04/23 2014 04:17PM

Updated 04/24 2014 05:31PM

Update: 4:00 pm, 4/24/14, Thursday
CHICAGO -- A lot of Cubs' fans may find this hard to swallow. The 400-pound cake created for Wednesday's 100th celebration ended up in a dumpster.

The Cubs issued this statement:

        The Chicago Cubs are disappointed in how our Wrigley Field display cake was
        disposed following a charity event. The team made a decision not to serve the
        edible portion after the cake was on display outside most of the day. Though
        the cake was mostly made up of non-edible material, it certainly doesn't
        excuse how it was handled.
Original: 4:17 pm, 4/23/14, Wednesday
CHICAGO -- A major milestone was celebrated at Wrigley Field Wednesday. It's the park's 100th birthday. Here's a look at the official cake on display outside the park. Festivities for the afternoon game against the Arizona Diamondbacks included 30,000 retro jersey giveaways, 10,000 cupcakes and special guests.

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