By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Week in 1908
    Sep 22nd, 2018
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    How long ago was 1908? The Cubs are in New York to play the biggest series of the year. If they lose the series against the Giants, they will be all but eliminated from the race, and the Giants will win the pennant. The Cubs win a double header on September 22nd. Mordecai Brown saves […]...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Sep 22nd, 2018
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    ~Lou Johnson 1934 (Cubs 1960, 1968) His nickname was Sweet Lou or Slick. Lou played for the Cubs in two different seasons, his rookie year and his second to last season in the big leagues, and neither of those seasons were particularly remarkable. Lou is probably better remembered for what he did aga...