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101-Year-Old Chicago Cubs Fan Hopes Beloved Team Grants Her Birthday Wish

Centenarian Virginia Wood has a birthday wish — a World Series title for her Chicago team. But they'll have to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers before they compete for the top prize.

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