By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Weeks Historical Events
    Aug 7th, 2017
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    August 7, 1931. Former Cubs catcher Jimmy Archer adds to his legend. Jimmy was one of the best players on the Cubs during his decade in a Chicago uniform, being named to the “All American” team three years in a row (1912-1914). His throwing arm was the envy of the league. Chief Meyers, th...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Aug 7th, 2017
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    ~Don Larsen 1929 (Cubs 1967) When the MLB channel debuted, the first full game they showed was the only perfect game in World Series history. Everyone remembers that game, pitched by the immortal Don Larsen. Did you know that same Don Larsen also pitched for the Cubs? It’s true.He was known as ...