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Just Manny being Manny-san

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Manuel Aristides Ramirez will be a Fighting Dog in 2017. From the Kochi Fighting Dogs official website: We have reached an agreement with Mr. Manny Ramirez We are very happy to announce all of you that we have reached an agreement with Mr. Manny Ramirez (Manuel Aristides Ramirez) who was active in Boston Red Sox etc.

Gentleman Jim Hickman

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This article was in the most recent Hall of Fame weekly newsletter. #CardCorner is a regular article and the writer, Bruce Markusen, shares stories about some of his favorite baseball cards and stories about the players featured on the cards.

Jimmy Buffett says he will play Wrigley Field in 2017

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Keeping a promise that he made in 2005, Buffett says he plans to return to Wrigley this summer.

NY Times article about Chapman

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Chapman discusses how Maddon used him in Chicago. If this was posted elsewhere I apologize. I didn't see it.

Jake Arrieta is a man of his word

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The Cubs starting pitcher was so sure his alma mater TCU would beat Coastal Carolina in the College World Series he made a bet with Tommy La Stella, and lost. Now he's sporting CCU initials, proving he's true to his word. Maybe next time make it a cash wager, Jake?

The Curse of the Billy Goat Redux and Shakespeare

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Hello, The Curse of the Billy Goat was always an interesting topic, and I've always wanted to see the story of it told in some way or another. I decided to combine the story of the curse with Shakespeare's Hamlet in an interesting combination explaining these two ideas. If you have an interest in either of these things you can see the comic on flikr in this link. https://www.flickr.com/photos/149703780@N03/albums/72157673456350104 Thanks

World Series Celebration at the North Pole

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Thought you guys might enjoy what I did to my Christmas Village this year. Wishing you all a Merry Christmas. : )

2016 Cubs Video Playlist

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If you all are anything like me you are still consuming any and all Cubs World Series related content. It just doesn't get old. I put together a playlist of my favorite videos so far. I seem to be allergic to this Cubs winning the World Series thing, water keeps randomly coming out of my eyes as I watch these videos. Just wanted to share and also ask you all what your favorite tribute, highlights, clips or mini-movies are. Hope you enjoy!

LeBron James Pays Off His Cubs Bet

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The NBA star had a bet with his friend Dwyane Wade on the World Series. The Cubs won, so this is what LeBron had to do to pay it off.

Seats behind home plate demolished

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Construction inside the stadium to build the new underground restaurant/bar.