• EveryCubEver

    Rabbit

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Jul 11th, 2019
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    ~Jimmy Slagle 1873–1956 (Cubs 1902-1908) One of the wily old veterans on the last Cubs team to win the World Series (1908) in the 20th century. Slagle was 35. He was known as Rabbit (because of his speed), and Shorty (because of his height — 5’7″), but most of his teammates referred to him as [...