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Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports

Here at CUB TRACKS NEWS AND NOTES™, we have news for you. No Ben Zobrist news, and there won’t be any. Not much in the way of news, period. Rowan Wick was spotted at Wrigley and will likely be back soon.

Bad BCB says: The Cubs are bad and should feel bad. They are correct, sadly. Unless you embrace the Gordon Gekko model, the shame is inescapable.

I think I enjoyed the Romine and Sandberg segments (on the pregame) more than I would have enjoyed the game. I’m not sure I want them to reschedule. I’m for fast-forwarding to whenever the next season is... and maybe sign a couple of the top-tier free agents. Spotrac has a list to choose from. It isn’t real pretty beyond the top shelf, and the Cubs have a LOT of holes to fill. I have people in mind, and I bet you do, too.

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“It’s such a long road, and his stuff ticked up the last couple outings,” Ross said (about Wick), comparing the progression to the end of spring training. “I think he’s about ready, and I’m sure he’ll slot right back into the back-end of the bullpen.”

Food for thought:

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