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Old 09-04-2012, 03:21 PM
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Default Campaign for one more at-bat for Adam Greenberg

http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/09/...rg-one-at-bat/
Would this even be a story if it wasn't an ex-Cub?
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Old 09-04-2012, 03:39 PM
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I just saw this today. What do the Cubs have to lose? Market it properly and they sell a couple thousand extra tickets to an otherwise meaningless and empty early October game.
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Old 09-04-2012, 03:51 PM
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I just saw this today. What do the Cubs have to lose? Market it properly and they sell a couple thousand extra tickets to an otherwise meaningless and empty early October game.
MLB doesn't do one-day contracts. I don't know what they'd be, but I'm sure there would be some MLBPA issues to resolve regarding what they'd have to pay him.
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Old 09-04-2012, 04:07 PM
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http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/09/...rg-one-at-bat/
Would this even be a story if it wasn't an ex-Cub?
Yes.
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Old 09-04-2012, 04:50 PM
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According to the Tribune the Cubs are going to take a pass on him.

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Old 09-04-2012, 04:52 PM
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Odd fact: Both Greenberg and Moonlight Graham are University of North Carolina grads.
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Old 09-04-2012, 05:57 PM
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Odd fact: Both Greenberg and Moonlight Graham are University of North Carolina grads.
Did they major in African and Afro American Studies?
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Old 09-04-2012, 09:53 PM
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Did they major in African and Afro American Studies?
Huh?
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