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Last Member of 1945 WS Team Article in NY Times

Interesting article about Lennie Merullo, at 97 he's the last living member of the 1945 Cubs World Series Team. He still has a scar from being spiked in game six taking a throw while playing second. He will return to a home game in June (no date in the article) and throw out the first pitch.

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/20/sports/baseball/cubs-last-link-to-world-series-is-still-proud-of-his-scars.html?src=twrhp&_r=0

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