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Cubs to raise World Series banner Monday night

Cubs to raise World Series banner Monday night

This is the team's home opener, and it's also the night that the Cubs will be given their World Series championship rings, which feature an incredible 108 diamonds that represent every year of the team's 108-year championship drought. Here is a look at the three-game series. Rich Hill was supposed to start this game but had to head to the disabled list with a blister injury.

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Tolstedt is losing stock options worth about $47.3 million in addition to the $19 million she already gave up, the report said. Senate Banking committee on September 28, drawing criticism from the committee for "failing to answer many questions".

It is going to be a historic night at Wrigley Field and you are not going to want to miss the nonstop action.

Chief: 2 adults dead, 2 students hospitalized
He also said that preliminary information was that 4 victims were being treated and "suspect is possibly down as well". Jonathan Martinez, the 8-year-old, was airlifted to a hospital and died soon after arriving, Burguan said.

While Schwarber was ruled out for the remainder of the season, rumors were that he could return if the Cubs made a deep run in the playoffs. The Cubs last won the World Series in 1908.

Trump nominee Neil Gorsuch confirmed to U.S. supreme court
The Senate on Friday confirmed , Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's nominee to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court. The vote was 54-45, as three Democrats voted for Gorsuch, Sen.

Wednesday's broadcast is the third of 10 games that will simulcast the SportsNet LA broadcast on KTLA, making for three straight games (beginning Sunday) of televised games for those in Los Angeles without SportsNet LA. Hyun-jin Ryu gets the start for the Dodgers, against Brett Anderson for the Cubs.


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