Today’s Feature

    By Rick Kaempfer
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    May 13th, 2017
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    Today we feature EVERY CUB EVER beginning with the letter I. There are only six entries in all, but one of them is a Hall of Famer, another is the player acquired for Greg Maddux, plus there’s a classic baseball card and a song. Check it out here....
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    In Every Cub Ever (A-Z)
    May 12th, 2017
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    Today we’re featuring EVER CUB EVER beginning with the letter H. Everyone from Eddie Haas to Herb Hutson–168 entries in all. What will you find there? Four Hall of Famers, 25 classic baseball cards, 12 videos, seven classic audio clips, five celebrity fans, two broadcasters, four executiv...
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    In Every Cub Ever (A-Z)
    May 11th, 2017
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    Today we feature EVERY CUB EVER beginning with the letter G. From Gabe Gabler to Jose Guzman–125 entries in all. What will you find there? Five Hall of Famers, 14 videos, 24 classic baseball cards, four celebrity fans, two classic audio clips, two managers, a song, an executive, a psychologist,...
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    In Every Cub Ever (A-Z)
    May 8th, 2017
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    Today we feature EVERY CUB EVER beginning with the letter F. From Jim Fanning to Mike Fyhrie–80 entries in all. What will you find there? Two Hall of Famers, six videos, seven classic baseball cards, two managers, two celebrity fans, two classic audio clips, a Cubs broadcaster, a Cubs scribe, a...
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    In Every Cub Ever (A-Z)
    May 7th, 2017
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    Today we feature EVERY CUB EVER beginning with the letter E. From Don Eaddy to Scott Eyre–44 entries in all. What will you find there? Four Hall of Famers, six classic baseball cards, two videos, an incredibly memorable audio clip, two managers, an executive, two Cubs scribes and a publishing h...
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    In Every Cub Ever (A-Z)
    May 5th, 2017
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    Today we feature EVERY CUB EVER beginning with the letter C. From Cabrera to Cvengros–161 entries in all. What will you find there? Three Hall of Famers, 17 videos, 26 classic baseball cards, two Cubs scribes, three Cubs broadcasters, three classic audio clips, three songs, three celebrity fans...
    By Rick Kaempfer
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    Apr 29th, 2017
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    A tribute to Bushes, Forrests, Trees, and Woods in honor of Arbour Day… ~Guy Bush 1901 (Cubs 1923-1934) The Mississippi Mudcat got his nickname because he came from Mississippi and had a very strange delivery. It was described like this by F.C. Lane in Baseball Magazine (1930): “On the hu...
    By Rick Kaempfer
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    Apr 18th, 2017
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    In Boston, the third Monday in April is known as Patriot’s Day. We don’t generally celebrate the holiday in Chicago, but this year we’ll make an exception by honoring two Cubs who shared names with our Founding Fathers… ~George Washington “Zip” Zabel 1891 (Cubs 191...
    By Rick Kaempfer
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    Apr 16th, 2017
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    There haven’t been any Easter Bunnies that played for the Cubs, but there have been a few rabbits… ~Rabbit Maranville 1891 (Cubs 1925) Nicknamed for his speed and rabbit-like leaps, Rabbit Maranville was always a great fielder, but he was even better known for his partying. One time when ...
    By Rick Kaempfer
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    Apr 14th, 2017
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    On Good Friday we tell you about former Cub Wilbur Good… ~Wilbur Good 1885 (Cubs 1911-1915) Wilbur came to the Cubs in the trade that sent popular catcher Johnny Kling to Boston. His nickname was “Lefty” and he played for the Cubs in the years after their dynasty (1906-1910) and bef...