By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Week in 1945
    May 31st, 2017
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    This week (May 31-June 6) during the last year the Cubs went to the World Series (before 2016)… World War II *The Allies capture Nazi loot and criminals… *The U.S., Russia, England and France agree to split occupied Germany. *The Allied Control Council, military occupation governing body ...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    May 31st, 2017
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    ~Kenny Lofton 1967 (Cubs 2003) Lofton is a local kid, born in East Chicago. He wasn’t on the Cubs for long, just half a season (2003), but he might have been the key acquisition that propelled the Cubs into the NLCS. Lofton was the leadoff man and centerfielder for the Cubs after Corey Patterso...