"And That's The Cubs? My Fuckin' Ass!": Lee Elia's Famous Rant Is 30Dom Cosentino4/29/13 4:45pm213EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkOn April 29, 1983, the Cubs lost by a run to the Dodgers at Wrigley Field, dropping them to 5-14, last place in the National League East. Afterward, a reporter asked Cubs manager Lee Elia a question about fan support. Elia responded with an unrivaled fusillade of profanities.