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Cub Tracks plays .500 at home

Yu know how it is, excessive weak contact, and other bullets

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Wanna get away?
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Hmm. Cubs looked better after the delay. Not quite good enough, given the early hole, but better. I’m going to hold on to that. I dunno about you. Kyle Schwarber needed another biscuit for breakfast, I guess. That ball wasn’t quite barreled. Might’ve changed things, who knows?

Hoping for another split. Could be worse. These are the good old days. The Cubs will catch up.

Here’s 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.

Craig Kimbrel has completed his Minor League assignment and is en route to Wrigley Field.

“He’s on his way right now,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon said prior to Wednesday night’s game against the Braves. — Jordan Bastian.

Javy’s brother Gadiel was a switch-hitter.

Popeye was a juicer.

Food for thought:

Otto Octavius, please pick up the white courtesy phone. Otto Octavius, please pick up the white courtesy phone... Thanks for reading.