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Searching for lovable losers? Sixteen-inch softball is the answer 

The Cubs curse is broken, but there’s still a way to recapture the spirit of those languid losing days.

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John Garrison

For north-siders who miss the sweet nadir of the Chicago Cubs—those glory decades when the team's inferiority meant you could haggle a scalped ticket down to five bucks and later drape your legs over the empty seat in front of you—there's a…

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