• EveryCubEver

    Manny Alexander

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Mar 20th, 2024
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    ~George Altman 1933– (Cubs 1959-1962, 1965-1967) Big George, as he was known, had a few great seasons in the big leagues, and he was wearing a Chicago Cubs uniform when he did it. He joined Chicago after completing his military service and had an immediate impact. His two best seasons came duri...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Aug 27th, 2023
    ~Emil Verban 1915–1989 (Cubs 1948-1950) Verban was a second baseman for the Cubs. They called him the Antelope because of his speed early in his career, but by the time Verban played in Chicago, he wasn’t exactly tearing up the base paths. In his three seasons with the Cubs he stole a total of ...