Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo hoists starting pitcher Jake Arrieta aloft after he finished a complete-game shutout of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the National League wild card game Wednesday in Pittsburgh. Arrieta struck out 11 while giving up four hits and no walks. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

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Let's Play Two! Remembering Chicago Cub Ernie Banks

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Remembering Ernie Banks, A Fan Favorite Whose Favorite Was The Fans

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Chicago Or Cleveland: Whose Teams Had More Downs Than Ups?

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