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Apr 06, 2020

David Bote has become known for some big late inning hits

David Bote has become an important player, primarily off the bench, for the Cubs. He has had some big late inning hits for the team.

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Apr 01, 2020

Jon Lieber. A 20 game winner with Cubs in 2001

Jon Lieber, a very consistent starting pitcher for the Cubs

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Jan 30, 2020

Chicago Cubs Opening Day Countdown 2010s. Opening Day shutout

Chicago Cubs Opening Day Countdown 2010s. An Opening Day shutout in 2016 and many more

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Jan 19, 2020

Cubs Birthdays March. Kyle Schwarber & Starlin Castro

Cubs Birthdays March. A Cy Young Award Winner, Jake Arriet. An MVP, Hank Sauer and great pitchers Charlie Root & Lon Warneke

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Jan 18, 2020

February Chicago Cubs Birthays. Joe Maddon, Ron Cey, Ron Santo

February Chicago Cubs Birthays. Joe Maddon, Ron Cey, February 25th is quite a day for Cubs birthdays with Ron Santo, Andy Pafko & Jorge Soler

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Dec 26, 2019

Chicago Cubs January Birthdays. Ernie Banks, Kris Bryant & others

Chicago Cubs January Birthdays. Ernie Banks, Kris Bryant, Don Zimmer and many other Cubs greats have birthdays in January.

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Dec 21, 2019

The Cubs won their first World Series championship in 2016

Which Cubs player stole the most bases, had the highest batting average and more trivia questions

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Oct 23, 2019

Chicago Cubs November birthdays. Jody Davis, Mitch Williams

Chicago Cubs November birthdays. A few Cubs players from the past with November birthdays include: Jody Davis, Mitch Williams & Johnny Schmitz

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Sep 18, 2019

Cubs battle the Cardinals, Brewers & Nationals for 2019 playoffs

Another close pennant race for the Cubs in 2019. they are locked in a close struggle with the Nationals, Cardinals & Brewers for NL Central & wild card

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Sep 01, 2019

Cubs History September 30. Babe Herman hits for Cycle in 1933

Cubs History September 30. Cliff Chambers pitches 1-hit shutout vs Reds in 1948. Babe Herman hits for Cycle in 1933

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