XRT Morning Show – Lin Brehmer & Mary Dixon

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Lin’s Grateful Dead Survival Tips

Are you going to see any of the 3 XRT Shows with The Grateful Dead at Soldier Field? Consider yourself fortunate. In 30 years at...

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Lord Stanley Takes A Tour Of Chicago

Have you touched the Cup yet?

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Len & Lin: Cubs Take Two from the Twins [Listen]

Len is back from the American League road trip that ended in Minnesota yesterday. His partner on Cubs broadcasts, Jim DeShaies recounted to Len about his days pitching in Minnesota’s old ballpark. What a depressing […]

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Len & Lin: In Defense (Kinda) of the Designated Hitter [Listen]

The latest Cubs call-up has opened some eyes and wowed fans with early glimpses of his potential. Kyle Schwarber appears to be headed back down to triple-A after the weekend interleague series in Minnesota, though. Pressed for the possibility that he could remain with the big team, manager Joe Maddon said that it’d only be possible if the Cubs moved to the American League for him to DH. The Cubs want Schwarber to continue work in the minors on his catching, but it certainly appears that his bat is ready to go. Hmmm, maybe the DH isn’t such a bad idea after all.

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Len & Lin: ‘Hawks Make for Entertaining Rain Delay Theater [Listen]

The Cubs are seven games over .500 and lead the league in one-run wins. They’ve made their share of mistakes, but have been able to bounce right back to win those close games. People were […]

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Len & Lin: Upstart Cubs Starting to Heat Up [Listen]

While Wada wasn’t lights-out yesterday, the Cubs bullpen bailed out the team to help defeat the Reds on the first night the right field bleachers were open. Miguel Montero chipped in a three-run homerun, on […]

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No More Playoff Beard?!?!?! Say It Ain’t So [Listen]

The Blackhawks host the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. The head of NBC Sports thinks the guys need a shave – no more playoff beards!?!
Lin and Mary think you shouldn’t mess with a streak.

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Len & Lin: Jason’s Got The Mottes [Listen]

The Cubs have been on the road for a week and have two more games in Detroit before returning home to a finally-completed Wrigley Field against the Reds. They took three of four from the […]