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Len Kasper hits back at no-hitter critics

Len Kasper hits back at no-hitter critics

Len Kasper has an answer for Cubs fans who think he jinxed Jon Lester by mentioning his would-be no-hitter during a broadcast: It's his job. “It’s really a no-brainer in our position to tell people what’s going on. I’d rather have hundreds of people yelling at me for a quote jinxing something than one person yelling at me for not telling them, and then they turn the TV off," Kasper, the Cubs' TV play-by-play man, told the Tribune on Monday. Kasper felt some backlash on social media for talking about Lester's flirtation with a no-hitter on Saturday night against the Atlanta Braves. Lester gave up a hit to A.J. Pierzynski to start the eighth...

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