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|BIG BILL LEE - CHICAGO CUBS
Button with pennant attached. Button shows photo of Big Bill Lee wearing the Chicago Cubs baseball cap. Felt pennant reads "Chicago Cubs" on faded blue with white trim. Arched text reading "Big Bill Lee" is at bottom of pin.
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William Crutcher "Big Bill" Lee was a right-handed pitcher for the Chicago Cubs from 1934-1943, and again in 1947. He led the Cubs to the World Series in 1938. His 139 wins with the Cubs are still ranked ninth in franchise history.
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