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KEVIN FOSTER 1969-2008

By Paul Sullivan | Chicago Tribune reporter
October 14, 2008
Former major league pitcher Kevin Foster, who fulfilled a lifelong dream by playing for the Cubs, died Saturday at the age of 39. The former Evanston High star died in an Oklahoma City hospital after a six-month bout with renal cell carcinoma, his brother, Mark Foster, said. Kevin Foster spent five seasons with the Cubs after being acquired from Philadelphia for Shawn Boskie in 1994, going 32-28 from 1994 to '98. Foster grew up playing all sports in Evanston, and even lived at home with his family early in his Cubs career.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication from Oct. 14 to Oct. 19, 2008
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