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Cub Tracks’ held for Ransom

The latest in our long-running series of #Cubs-related news articles. #MLB, #MiLB, too. Happy birthday, Cody Ransom!

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Welcome to today’s episode of Cub Tracks news and notes™. Here we have material from current beat writers, bloggers, and the occasional in-house habitué, moonlighting. These pieces center around #Cubs, #MiLB, and #MLB baseball.

Well, the Cubs are keeping JD and Boog for a while. Maybe Boog will grow into tolerable. Pitchers and catchers were to report Tuesday. Didn’t happen, obviously. Isn’t likely any time soon, if I am reading the coffee grounds decently.

Still, we have free agency propositions, trade possibilities, and minor-league reports, plus some interesting reads from various columnists.

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Cubs birthdays: Doyle Lade, Mike Campbell, Scott Williamson, Cody Ransom. Also notable: Wally Pipp.

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