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Cubs fire Dale Sveum

Cubs fire Dale Sveum

After a few weeks of speculation, the Cubs fired manager Dale Sveum on Monday after two seasons with the North Siders.

After two years and nearly 200 losses, the Dale Sveum era is over at Wrigley Field. Theo Epstein, the Cubs President of Baseball Operations, said it was a difficult decision to relieve Sveum of his duties and said he handled the past two years with "strength and dignity." In a prepared statement Epstein said, "In his own authentic and understated way, Dale always put the team first and never... Recommended Stories

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