Greatest Moments, No. 4: The Sandberg Game

By Chris Rewers on Sunday, March 13, 2011

The Cubs' season was at a crossroads when the St. Louis Cardinals visited Wrigley Field for a three-game series, June 22-24, 1984.

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1984: Trout Pushes Padres to Brink

By Chris Rewers on Tuesday, October 12, 2010

While I was sitting in my freshman year world history class on the morning of Oct. 3, 1984 - while my teacher, Mr. Kelly, discussed the Hammurabi Code - my mind far too easily wandered from the subject matter ("an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth") to how I would be spending my afternoon.

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The Times They Are a-Changin'

By Chris Rewers on Monday, August 23, 2010

The Cubs on Monday announced that Ivan DeJesus would shift from first-base coach to third-base duties and that Bob Dernier would join the major league coaching staff as the new first-base coach.

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A Herculean Relief Effort

By Chris Rewers on Wednesday, July 21, 2010

It was great to see Scott Sanderson at Wrigley Field on Tuesday night as the guest conductor for "Take Me Out to the Ballgame."

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Cubs 3, Reds 1

By Chris Rewers on Saturday, July 3, 2010

Hero: Randy Wells (4-6) took a no-hitter into the seventh inning en route to his first victory since April 30. Wells surrendered one earned run on five hits while walking one and striking out five in 7 2/3 innings.

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