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Pesky Fuld on a Tear

Fuld has been on fire (PHOTO/LARRY WOOLIS)

DES MOINES – Outfielder Sam Fuld has been on a tear at Class AAA Iowa. The 27-year-old Fuld, drafted twice by the Cubs out of Stanford University, including the 10th round in 2004, has especially been swinging the bat well in the month of June. In 22 games this month alone, the Cubs' starting centerfielder is batting .405 with five doubles, 18 runs scored and 11 stolen bases atop the order.

Fuld has been equally as busy off the field, too. The Cubs had a day off on Monday, June 22, and Fuld married his fiance, Sarah, in Des Moines. "It was great," Fuld said of the ceremony. "I think [being up in front of] family and friends was more stressful [than batting in front of thousands of fans]. Even though it was a small crowd, I had some nerves going." In Thursday's 5-4 Iowa win over...

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