That 400-pound Wrigley Field cake? It wound up in the trash

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You'll recall that during Wrigley Field's recent 100th-anniversary celebrations, a 400-pound baked good was made, presumably not from a Duncan Hines boxed mix. Witness ... 

Lovely and brimming with both icing and craftsmanship!

Well, here, via CBS Chicago, is what became of said 400-pound cake ... 

Well, then. That would be a dumpster with a 400-pound Wrigley Field cake in it. 

History teaches us that the Founders forged this fine republic on the guiding principle that cakes are for eating. Let us not forget this dark day. 

CBS Sports Writer

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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