Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 1/24/13
Sammy Sosa had an opportunity to go down in history as one of the best Chicago Cubs ever.  Then in 2003 a report came out that labeled Sosa as one of many players the used PED’s, and well the rest is history. Sosa now says he’s ready to forgive the Cubs, and during a live webcast that he set up, stated that the Cubs should have been retired his #21 jersey via ESPN Chicago. “I think that is something that I’m looking for,” Sosa said of the prospect of having his No. 21 retired. “That is something I want to happen. I’m kind of surprised it didn’t happen before, but time will determine everything. When that happens, I would be more comfortable and more happy. I will be there with all my family. “This is a good number that I carried for 14 years (actually 13) in Chicago, and I represented that number, so that number should have been retired a long time ago.” New Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said he might be open to reaching out to Sosa at some point. “When we got here there wasn’t much communi
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