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Vine Line LIVE from the 2013 Cubs Convention

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Vine Line has arrived at the 28th annual Cubs Convention! We’ll be blogging live from about a half dozen panels, starting with Meet Cubs Baseball Management at 10 a.m. Central tomorrow morning. From there, we’ll be bringing you details on the present and future Cubs, along with updates on the Wrigley Field renovation from the team’s business executives.

If you want a reminder tomorrow morning, you can sign up for email alerts in the box on the right or follow us on Twitter at @cubsvineline. Happy Cubs Convention!

Invading Milwaukee

With the Cubs and Brewers separated by just one game — and Chicago and Milwaukee just some 90 miles apart — we at Vine Line felt it was a no-brainer to make the trip up to Miller Park. Mike and I will be blogging tonight from the press box, offering first-hand perspectives on the game and Cubs fans attending.

It’s lefty versus lefty: Ted Lilly takes on CC Sabathia.

Are you going to be there or watching? What are your expectations for this series?

First appearance for first-rounder

Yesterday, the Cubs assigned 2008 first-round pick Andrew Cashner of TCU to short-season Class-A Boise. The hard-throwing right-hander is expected to make his debut Tuesday.

Cashner signed with the Cubs on July 10 for a reported $1.5 million.

Who’s your ultimate singer?

Fan voting opens today to pick the 10 finalists in the Ultimate Seventh-Inning Stretch Competition. Five new fans will be introduced every weekday for the next two weeks, and each group’s winner will be invited back Aug. 14. Watch their videos — including the reason they feel they should be chosen to sing the stretch — at cubs.com.

What are your criteria for the ultimate singer? Are you looking for a great singing voice or hoarse, off-key rendition? Do you have a favorite story? Build up your support for your favorite choice in the comments section.

For all 50 semi-finalists, check below the jump.

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