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Another Day, Another Dinger: Albert Almora Gets the Cubs Started Tonight (VIDEO)

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I joked this morning about the Cubs’ new analytics-based “just hit dingers” strategy, but, hey, it does work.


Tonight, Albert Almora got things started against Wade Miley, sending one way out to center field (via @Cubs):

Almora has been raking against lefties this year, hitting a whopping .352/.462/.537 against them this year coming into tonight’s game.

And then he added this crush shot to the slate:


Brett Taylor

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