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  1. Cubs face burden of history, expectations heading into Game 6 of NLCSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... , Bruce Springsteen singing "Show a little faith there's magic in the night"), a first pitch by 2003 ace Kerry Wood and "play ball" from actor Jim Belushi, all the Cubs had to do was play the game. "History doesn't really weigh on this club," ...

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  2. The Cubtober Diary: History is in the hands of HendricksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... drought is on the line and Hendricks joins Dennis Eckersley, Scott Sanderson, Rick Sutcliffe, Mark Prior and Kerry Wood as Cubs pitchers who've had the chance to send the team to the World Series since 1945. The previous five failed to get the job ...

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  3. A few Cubs links to KenoshaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Kenosha News

    ... said years later. Among the Cubs who have appeared in town at various events were Ernie Banks, Andre Dawson, Kerry Wood, Ron Santo, Randy Hundley, Milt Pappas, Steve Stone, Jose Cardenal, Bill Buckner, Dallas Green, Joe Girardi, Shawon Dunston, ...

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  4. Cubs Game 6 Notes For Saturday vs. Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... pitcher to lose a postseason game that pitched at least five innings and allowed just one or fewer runs since Kerry Wood lost to the Braves in Game 3 of the 1998 NLDS (5.0 IP, 1 run). * Clayton Kershaw will be pitching with the Dodgers facing ...

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  5. The Cubs are 0-6 in NLCS closeout games ... here's how it happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 8, Cubs 3. Game 7 : Again the Cubs grabbed an early lead; they were ahead 5-3 after three innings with ace Kerry Wood on the mound. But Wood gave up three runs in the fifth, with Rodriguez, Cabrera and Lee all driving in runs, and the Cubs never ...

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  6. Whicker: NLCS Game 6 evokes Cubs memories of Steve BartmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Fourteen years ago, the Chicago Cubs came home with a 3-2 lead in the National League Championship Series, with at least as much hope as the 2016 Cubs on Saturday night. Mark Prior and Kerry Wood, their two best arms, were pitching Games 6 and 7. "People talk about electricity, but this was like lightning bolts with thunder mixed in," said ESPN's Doug Glanville, then a Cubs outfielder who won Game 3 with a pinch-hit triple.

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  7. NLCS Game 6 evokes Cubs memories of Steve BartmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    Fourteen years ago, the Chicago Cubs came home with a 3-2 lead in the National League Championship Series, with at least as much hope as the 2016 Cubs on Saturday night. Mark Prior and Kerry Wood, their two best arms, were pitching Games 6 and 7. “People talk about electricity, but this was like lightning bolts with thunder mixed in,” said ESPN's Doug Glanville, then a Cubs outfielder who won Game 3 with a pinch-hit triple.

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  8. Baffoe: Attempting To Villainize The DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... of the 2003 NLCS. There would be some still sore for Baker maybe probably sort of grinding the arms of Prior and Kerry Wood into dust during Baker's tenure as Cubs manager from 2003-'06. There'd just be a general bitterness over Baker being the ...

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  9. 'Lovable losers'? That's not how young fans see the CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... "I knew and liked all the players in the late '90s and 2000s," said Cooper, now 26. "I loved [Sammy] Sosa, and Kerry Wood was a favorite." "My brother and I bugged our parents about a Chicago vacation," she said, angling for visit to Wrigley Field. ...

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  10. Cubs to Wood: Don't boast about HR on flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... a homer." It was a fairly historic blast. Wood is the third Cubs pitcher to homer in a postseason game, joining Kerry Wood (2003 NL Championship Series) and Rick Sutcliffe (1984 NLCS). He's only the "That was amazing -- nobody expects a pitcher to ...

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  11. Travis WoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Chicago Cubs

    After stranding a runner to finish the fourth for Hendricks, Wood came to bat in the bottom half of the frame and padded Chicago's lead with a solo home run. Wood matched Kerry Wood and Rick Sutcliffe as the only Cubs pitchers to homer in a postseason game.

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  12. Video: Relief pitcher Travis Wood hits first postseason HR in NLDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... hit in the majors so far. Per Twitter reports from MLB.com's Carrie Muskat , among others, Wood was listed with Kerry Wood and Rick Sutcliffe as the only Cubs' hurlers to homer in the playoffs, and the first to do so since 2003. Even more ...

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  13. Javier Baez home run gives Cubs 1-0 win over Giants in NLDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The Cubs kicked off the National League Division Series with a Game 1 win Friday night, beating the Giants, 1-0, thanks to Javier Baez's eighth-inning solo home run that broke up what had been yet another classic postseason pitching duel. With Bill Murray, Eddie Vedder, Dwyane Wade, Mike Ditka and Kerry Wood among the celebrity fans in attendance at Wrigley Field, Jon Lester and Johnny Cueto kept the crowd of 42,148 on the edge of their seats all night, not giving in against their formidable foes.

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  14. Williams, Ditka help open NLDS at WrigleyRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | Chicago Cubs

    ... Wayne Messmer delivered the national anthem as he so often does before Cubs home games. Former Cubs pitchers Kerry Wood and Ryan Dempster are slated to make appearances later in the evening when the two will lead the sellout crowd in the singing of ...

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  15. Chicago Cubs announce special guests for NLDS Game 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Cubbies Crib

    ... to sing the stretch faster than anyone has ever seen. Even Cubs' organist Gary Pressy couldn't keep up with him. Kerry Wood and Ryan Dempster will perform tonight's Seventh Inning Stretch. Both of these former Cubs have been a part of the franchise ...

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  16. Billy Williams To Throw Out 1st Pitch Ahead Of Game 1 Of Cubs-GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... pitch. It will be former Bears coach Mike Ditka yelling "play ball," while former Cubs pitchers Ryan Dempster and Kerry Wood will sing the seventh-inning stretch. First pitch comes at 8:15 p.m. Friday, and you can hear the hometown call on 670 The ...

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  17. Billy Williams, Mike Ditka to Play Key Roles in Cubs' Game 1Read the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | NBC Chicago

    ... stretch rolls around, two former Cubs pitchers will handle "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" duties, as Kerry Wood and Ryan Dempster will take to the microphones at the Friendly Confines. It's unclear if Dempster will do his Harry Caray impression from ...

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  18. See the '90s Cubs in a new light thanks to a photographer who broke gender barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... 300-plus games Giafaglione shot, she was sprayed with champagne in the Cubs' 1998 playoff-clinching celebration. "Kerry Wood in his rookie season with the 20-strikeout game, the home run chase, the [1998] wild card game, the miserable 1999 season, ...

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  19. Will the Cubs have a 2003 repeat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Daily Campus

    ... the Braves 19-15, in a thrilling series. The last game of the series, on Oct. 5, was a 5-1 Cubs victory as Kerry Wood won his second game of the series. After winning the series on the road, the Cubs got to go home to Wrigley Field for a chance to ...

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  20. 108 things every Cubs fan should knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... record that still stands. The "66 Sammy" flag and the "20 KW" flag commemorate Sammy Sosa's 66 home runs and Kerry Wood's 20-strikeout game in 1998, respectively. There are also flags honoring other Cubs greats, including the "8 Hawk" flag for Andre ...

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