By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Weeks Historical Events
    Apr 17th, 2017
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    April 21, 1986 It’s hard to imagine a more heavily hyped television program than Geraldo Rivera’s broadcast on April 21, 1986 from the former Al Capone headquarters (1928-1931) at the Lexington Hotel in Chicago. The hotel was about to be renovated, but not before Geraldo was allowed to in...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Apr 17th, 2017
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    ~Cap Anson 1852 (White Stockings 1876-1897) He still holds Cubs career records for most hits, most runs, most doubles, most RBI, and highest batting average (with 2000 or more at bats). Only Ernie Banks has played in more games and had more at-bats. Only Jimmy Ryan has had more triples. Only Stan Hac...