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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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Apr 23, 2017

Glen Hobbie was a regular member of the Cubs rotation for 8 years with Cubs.

Glen Hobbie was a teammate of Ernie Banks and was a regular member of the Cubs rotation in the late 1950s and ealry 1960s.

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Apr 23, 2017

Rick Monday rescues American flag at Dodger Stadium on April 15, 1976

Rick Monday rescues American flag on April 25, 1976. Rick Monday flag burning video

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Apr 12, 2017

Walt "Moose" Moryn, a great outfielder for the Cubs in the 1950's

Walt Moryn, who has one of my favorite Cubs nicknames (Moose) was a productive outfielder for the Cubs of the late 1950's. He played with Cubs great, Ernie Banks

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Apr 04, 2017

The Cubs are World Champs!! Here is how it began in April of 2016

Cubs World Champs. Here is how it all began in April of 2016

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Feb 22, 2017

Hank Wyse, a 20 game winner for the 1945 Chicago Cubs World Series team

Hank Wyse had some great seasons with the Chicago Cubs from 1942-1947.

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Feb 12, 2017

hall of fame catcher

gabby hartnett

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Feb 07, 2017

Mark DeRosa. A great hitter and fan favorite for the Cubs in 2007 and 2008.

Mark DeRosa played just 2 seasons with the Cubs, but he helped take both Cubs teams to the playoffs.

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