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Facebook Starting To Want Jim Hendry Fired

By Beachwood Reporter on Monday, July 5, 2010

"Fire this page up," says Pastor Sonny Thomas.

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Pennant Fever

By Rick Kaempfer on Saturday, May 8, 2010

One game with the stud rookie at shortstop and Cub fans are once again afflicted with pennant fever. A word of historical caution . . .

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Second Sackers

By Rick Kaempfer on Wednesday, May 5, 2010

It's hard to remember after watching Mike Fontenot and Jeff Baker man the position, but the Cubs have had three Hall of Fame second basemen.

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Supreme Cubs Fan

By Beachwood Reporter on Tuesday, May 4, 2010

"In one of his last public speeches before retiring, Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens on Monday bypassed talk of the court's deep ideological divide and the battle to replace him and instead talked to a Chicago legal group about his beloved Cubs," the Tribune reports.

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Oh No-No

By Rick Kaempfer on Sunday, May 2, 2010

Two pitchers, one Cub and one Red, go the full nine innings without giving up a hit. Guess which one lost?

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The Card Who Was A Cub

By Rick Kaempfer on Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Great hitter, terrible manager, compulsive gambler, incredibly unpleasant personality, and birthday boy.

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Radio Daze

By Rick Kaempfer on Friday, April 23, 2010

How long ago was 1908? Sixteen years before the first Cubs radio broadcast (April 23, 1924).

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