SB Cubs to embrace Latino culture, become los Cabritos Maldichos for select games

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) – The South Bend Cubs are embracing Latino culture and will call themselves los Cabritos Maldichos, or the Cursed Goats, for five games in the 2020 season. The Cubs, who are coming off a Midwest League championship, will adopt the name for those select games as part of Minor League Baseball's Copa de la Diversion, or the Fun Cup initiative. Copa de la Diversion was adopted by Minor League Baseball in 2018 as a "season-long event series specifically designed to embrace the culture and values that resonate most with participating teams' local U.S. Hispanic/Latino communities," according to a release from the South Bend Cubs. The moniker refers to the 71-year so-called Curse

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