Greg Maddux Returns to Baseball Roots

By WEEK Reporter

July 13, 2010 Updated Jul 13, 2010 at 2:28 PM CDT

Future Hall of Famer Greg Maddux will celebrate his big league career in Peoria Friday night. The Chiefs will retire the number 31 in honor of Maddux, the first modern-era Peoria Chief to make the major leagues. Maddux pitched for 25 seasons in the majors with the Cubs, Braves, Dodgers and Padres. He is 8th on baseball's all-time wins list with 355.

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