Jake Fox

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Nov 19th, 2018
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    ~Dickie Noles 1956 (Cubs 1982-1984, 1987) He was one of Dallas Green’s favorites, and the Cubs got him from the Phillies along with Keith Moreland shortly after Green arrived in Chicago. Noles would have gotten along great with the 1930 Cubs, Hack Wilson and Pat Malone. He was a drinker and a b...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Jul 20th, 2018
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    ~Gary Woods 1954 (Cubs 1982-1985) He was a backup outfielder for the Cubs in the early to mid 80s, and hit in the .240s during his stay on the North Side, but we salute him here for his very respectable mustache. He also played for Oakland, Toronto, and Houston. (Photo: 1986 Fleer Baseball Card) ~Jak...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Weeks Historical Events
    Jun 19th, 2018
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    When the Rolling Stones came to Chicago in 1972, they were huge stars How huge? They stayed at the Playboy Mansion with Hugh Heffner. Robert Greenfield’s book, “S.T.P.: A Journey Through America with the Rolling Stones,” describes that Chicago trip this way… “The couches...