By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Week In Wrigley History
    Mar 4th, 2017
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    March 31, 2008 The Cubs opened their 2008 season at Wrigley Field by unveiling the statue of Mr. Cub, Ernie Banks. The statue was given a place of honor on the corner of Clark and Addison right by Wrigley Field’s main gate. Ernie was on hand to commemorate the honor, and so were a bevy [&hellip...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Mar 4th, 2017
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    ~Clyde McCullough 1917 (Cubs 1940-1948, 1953-1956) Clyde actually had three different stints with the Cubs. The pre-war stint (1940-1943) when he was a young gun catcher with a great arm, the post war years after his military service (1945-1948) which began with one at bat in the World Series (a stri...