By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    May 30th, 2017
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    ~Turk Lown 1924 (Cubs 1951-1958) His real name was Omar Joseph Lown, but everyone called him Turk because he loved to eat turkey. The Cubs thought he was a starter, but after his 16-27 record as a starter—with an ERA over 5, they moved him to the bullpen once and for all in 1956. They […]...