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    By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Weeks Historical Events
    Jul 10th, 2019
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    July 13, 1977 The New York City Blackout of 1977 was an electricity blackout that affected most of New York City from July 13, 1977 to July 14, 1977. New York was already feeling tense because the economy was tanking and the unsolved Son of Sam murders were taking place, and the blackout seemed to [&...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Apr 22nd, 2019
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    ~Mickey Morandini 1966– (Cubs 1998-1999) The Cubs acquired the Indiana University graduate for Doug Glanville before the 1998 season, and Morandini stabilized the infield and the lineup for the Cubs team that made the playoffs that season. He reached career highs in homers, RBI, and average in ...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Sep 27th, 2018
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    ~Don Schulze 1962 (Cubs 1983-1984) Schulze was a local high school hero (Lake Park High School in Roselle) when he was drafted in the first round (11th overall pick) by the Cubs in 1980. (Future Cubs manager Ricky Renteria was picked later in that round, as were fellow current managers Terry Francona...