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Cubs Calendar 4/4/12- African American


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#1 Fishin Phil

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 04:23 AM

Cubs Trivia:

In 1953, who was the first African American player to join the Cubs?
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#2 SirCub

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 05:47 AM

Ernie Banks?

#3 Fishin Phil

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 05:52 AM

Correct Sir!
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#4 Stinky Pete

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 06:08 AM

Bonus: (Apologies, Phil, if this is ever a question) Who was made up the first Cubs African American middle infield?

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 05:18 PM

My (imperfect) memory is that secondbaseman Gene Baker joined the Cubs at the same time as Banks.

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 08:55 PM

That's what my imperfect memory tells me too so if you think it and I think it, it must be true!!




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