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Nov 13, 2017

Chicago Cubs Rookie of the Year Award Winners

Chicago Cubs Rookie of the Year Award Winners, from 1961 with Billy Williams to 2008 with Geovany Soto. Cubs Poll questions

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Nov 10, 2017

Jody Davis, a great Cubs Catcher and popular fan favorite

Jody Davis has been a long-time great Cubs player and Catcher and has coached and managed at the minor league level for the team as well.

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Sep 18, 2017

October Baseball 2017. The Cubs playoff chase to repeat WS championship.

It's October Baseball in 2017. The Cubs are defending their 2016 World Series Championship

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Aug 27, 2017

Henry Blanco-2016 Chicago Cubs World Series Champion

Henry Blanco has both played and coached for the Chicago Cubs. He was part of Joe Maddon's 2016 coaching staff so he has a Cubs World Series Championship ring!!

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Jun 18, 2017

Rick Sutcliffe, a great Cubs pitcher for the 1984 Cubs playoff team

Rick Sutcliffe came to the Cubs in a trade by Dallas Green in 1984. He went 16-1 for the Cubs, winning NL Cy Young and helping the team get to just one win short of a World Series.

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Jun 11, 2017

Carlos Zambrano, a great pitcher for the Cubs who played on 2003 playoff team.

Carlos Zambrano had a turbelent time with the Cubs. His temper got the best of them on multiple occassions, but he was one of the best pitchers in Cubs history

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May 31, 2017

Randy Hundley, a great Cubs catcher in the late 1960's, early 1970's

Randy Hundley was a work horse catcher for some great Cubs teams in the 1960's. His Cubs career WAR of 12.8 is 5th behind Gabby Hartnett, King Kelly, Johnny Kling & Jody Davis.

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May 01, 2017

Keith Moreland, a key player for the 1984 Chicago Cubs, NL East Champions

Keith Moreland was one of the Cubs players brought in by Dallas Green from his former team, the Philadelphia Phillies. Moreland helped the Cubs win the 1984 NL East Title

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Apr 30, 2017

May 2, 1917. At Weegham Park, Hippo Vaughn & Fred Toney pitch double no-hitter

May 2, 1917. Hippo Vaughn & Fred Toney both pitch 9 no-hit innings. The Reds win the game in the 10th inning as Fred Toney completes a 10 inning no-hitter

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Apr 30, 2017

Hippo Vaughn was one of the great Cubs pitchers of all-time

Hippo Vaughn, pitched 9 seasons for the Cubs. He won 20 games in a season 5 times and took a no-hitter in the 10th inning while Fred Toney of Reds did also. The only double no-hitter in MLB history.

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