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Poor kid. Reports are that she’ll be okay. Albert Almora Jr and Kyle Schwarber and the Cubs stood tall. Classy, men.

Albert talks about it [ESPN VIDEO].

“It’s an awful moment,” Joe Maddon said. ”Albert is an emotional young man with children so that made it even more real to him. And I got it. I understood exactly what he was going through right there. I knew he needed somebody to walk up there.” — Dan Santaromita.

Cubs win but that incident overshadows the victory. Still... we’re here for the baseball. There are dozens of articles milking the misery. Let’s stay between the lines.

Oh damn. Albert went there.

I want to put a net around the whole stadium,” he said.

Here’s today’s Cubs News and Notes. As always, * means autoplay on, or annoying ads, or both (directions to remove for Firefox and Chrome).

Food for thought:

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