Goat completes long journey to Wrigley Field

The 2000-mile, 95-day journey from Mesa, Arizona to Wrigley Field ends Tuesday for five guys and a goat.

Now comes the hard part: getting the goat inside the ballpark he’s named after.

The group left Mesa on Ron Santo’s birthday in February and walked to Wrigley Field with a goat named Wrigley to help raise money for the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.

“Our first big donation was from Mr. Ricketts,” spokesman Philip Aldridge said, referring to Chicago Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts. “We got on the radio with him on opening Day, and he matched our (then current total of) $2,600.

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