• EveryCubEver

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    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Sep 9th, 2018
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    ~Frank Chance 1876 (Cubs 1898-1912) His real name was Frank Chance, but even his teammates called him “The Peerless Leader.” (Sometimes they just shortened it to “PL”). He was the undisputed leader of the best Cubs team in history, the Cubs of the ’00s. With the Peerless...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Aug 30th, 2018
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    ~Kiki Cuyler 1898 (Cubs 1928-1935) His real name is Hazen Shirley Cuyler. Cuyler was called “Cuy” by his school teammates. It was while winning the MVP title of the Southern Association with Nashville in 1923 that he acquired the Kiki nickname. Fans heard the players shout for him to take...