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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.

Rumors come and rumors go... very little gets set in stone until after the Winter Meetings, through certainly the cellphones are humming. There are signings here and there but so far no new Cubs, except for Edwin Escobar, who is probably apartment shopping in the Des Moines area.

Kenta Maeda is a Tiger now (2 years, $24 million) and Sonny Gray is now a Redbird.

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