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Welcome to today’s episode of Cub Tracks news and notes™, a greatest-hits collection of Chicago-style beat writers and bloggers, ground from #Cubs, #MiLB, and #MLB baseball, overheated, steeped in writers’ tears, and then cold-brewed overnight for maximum flavor.

Craig Breslow is leaving the organization. Dustin Kelly is staying. I’m not hating this World Series matchup. I’m not gonna watch — I traded my YouTube TV bill for laptop payments and anyway I have deadlines. But I’ll read the recaps and the box scores.

I hope a lot of other people watch, though. Because there aren’t any of the usual suspects on hand, and I fully support a Yankee-less, Dodger-less baseball environment in October.

The Cubs can feel better. The Diamondbacks are not a fluke.

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