• EveryCubEver

    Ted Savage

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Feb 21st, 2024
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    Adam Greenberg 1981– (Cubs 2005) His Cubs career was undeniably unique. On July 9, 2005, the Chicago Cubs called him up to the big leagues. They were in Miami facing the Florida Marlins. Greenberg’s entire family flew down to Florida from Connecticut to watch his first major league series...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Nov 7th, 2023
    ~Joe Niekro 1944–2006 (Cubs 1967-1969) His brother Phil was already a star pitcher for the Braves when Joe Niekro was drafted in the third round by the Cubs in 1966. In his rookie season in Chicago (1967), Joe won 10 games. He won 14 games for the Cubs in 1968, but manager Leo Durocher, never [...