By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Week in 1908
    May 19th, 2017
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    This week (May 19 – May 25) in 1908 How long ago was 1908? The 1907 Championship flag is raised amid great fanfare at West Side Grounds in front of sold out crowd. Cubs owner Charles Murphy thinks it’s a bad omen when the flag gets stuck halfway up the flagpole. A who’s who of [&hel...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    May 19th, 2017
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    ~Curt Simmons 1929 (Cubs 1966-1967) He was a three time all-star that led his team to a World Series title, but of course, that team was not the Cubs. Curt Simmons was only two seasons removed from taking the Cardinals to the 1964 World Series when the Cubs acquired him in 1966. They hoped they [&hel...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Every Cub Ever (A-Z)
    May 19th, 2017
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    Today we feature EVERY CUB EVER beginning with the letter M. This is #1 letter for Cubs last names–everyone from John Mabry to Richie Myers–217 entries in all. What will you find there? Three Hall of Famers, 36 classic baseball cards, 23 videos, eight celebrity fans, five executives, five...