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Cat? Scratch (Playoff) Fever

The (semi) satirical sports website Deadspin takes a look at the incident from yesterday's Cubs-Cincinnati Reds game at Wrigley Field, namely the feline that scurried onto the field and the curse-related implications of the intrusion (i.e., not making the World Series AGAIN). Nevermind the cat; isn't having Dusty Bakerwrigleycat.jpg back in the ballpark a harbinger of bad tidings in itself?

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