By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Sep 24th, 2018
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    ~Rafael Palmeiro 1964 (Cubs 1986-1988) Two incredibly bright prospects came up to the Chicago Cubs around the same time. Unfortunately, both Mark Grace and Rafael Palmeiro played the same position (first base). To get both of their bats into the lineup, Palmeiro was moved out to left field. His 1988 ...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Weeks Historical Events
    Sep 24th, 2018
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    September 27, 1876 The last game of the first official National League season is played. The Chicago White Stockings (today’s Cubs) beat the Hartford Dark Blues 16-10. Because Chicago ends the season seven games ahead of the second place St. Louis Brown Stockings, they are declared the champion...