Cubs end season-opening 14-game losing streak on this day in 1997


Twenty three years ago April twentieth nineteen ninety seven the Chicago Cubs finally won their first game of the season after dropping fourteen straight cubs center fielder Brian McRae remembers the feeling it was a relief to get a win but you know in something and wanted something seem like the same after we've gone almost three weeks into the season and and I want to ball game against the New York Mets the cubs first win of the season didn't seem to matter with ms will come to the ballpark we we got a lead we blew it when we hit we didn't pitch when we pitched we didn't hit it wasn't we didn't play real bad baseball as far as booting the ball and throwing the ball run air what we just got beat the cubs finished last in the National League central I'm Greg Echlin

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