• EveryCubEver

    Jim Gleeson

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Mar 5th, 2024
    1 Comment
    ~Doug Bird 1950– (Cubs 1981-1982) Bird was an important part of the Kansas City bullpen throughout most of the 1970s, but when he was acquired by the Cubs (from the Yankees) in 1981, they thought he would make a better starter. They were wrong. He started 45 games for the Cubs in 1981 and 1982,...