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Mike Quade shows substance over style

With bigger names available, Cubs give baseball lifer chance of a lifetime

Updated: February 20, 2011, 8:28 PM ET
By Howard Bryant | ESPN.com

MESA, Ariz. -- Mike Quade, the new Chicago Cubs manager, is sitting in his office at Fitch Park after a morning workout with pitchers and catchers, flipping through his photo album of thoughts, from Keith Lieppman, the Oakland executive who was key to his career, to getting fired in Scranton, Pa.

To the right of his desk is a framed photo of Vince Lombardi's most famous speech, the proud profile of the great coach shaded in the background behind the text. Winning is not a sometime thing. ...

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