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Hey! It’s Tuesday, so this must be Berwyn! Oh wait. I missed that stop. Damn. I’ll have to go around the world again, and I’ll be nine days late to spring training. Passepartout! Another round, there’s a good man.

So much for the Jurickson Profar idea. Jackie Bradley Jr., likewise. Josh Hader? I dunno.

Live via the magic of the Cub Tracks continuum, here it is, today’s Cubs News and Notes. As always, * means autoplay on, or annoying ads, or both (directions to remove for Firefox and Chrome). {$} means paywall. {$} means limited views. Italics are often used here as sarcasm font.

Today in Cubs history:

In 3,274 plate appearances with the Cubs, Cardenal batted .296. His 129 stolen bases is 23rd in team history. His 9.7 WAR is 2nd among Cubs outfielders of the 1970s behind Billy Williams.

Food for thought:

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