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Cubs' Jake Arrieta will have to wait for No. 20

Cubs' Jake Arrieta will have to wait for No. 20

Former Cubs pitcher Jon Lieber laughed when asked whether there was any hoopla when he reached the 20-win mark in 2001.

"Not that I can recall," he said Wednesday night from his home in Mobile, Ala.

When Lieber accomplished the feat on Oct. 3 that year with a 13-7 triumph over the Reds at Wrigley Field, he had to share the headlines the next day with Sammy Sosa, who hit his 61st home run, and pitching coach Oscar Acosta, who abruptly resigned over philosophical differences with manager Don Baylor.

When Jake Arrieta fell short of accomplishing it against the Pirates on Wednesday night at PNC Park, it was a nationally televised game on ESPN during the thick of...

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