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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.

Well, so the Meetings are underway in Nashville, and the Brewers have ‘solved’ their starting pitching issues. Jarred Kelenic and his 200 or so strikeouts are Braves now. The Cubs made Edwin Escobar official.

Everything revolves around Shohei Ohtani for now, say Sahadev Sharma and Patrick Mooney {$}. Who’s to gainsay them? They’re right, aren’t they? But there’s plenty of drama beyond that corner... Juan Soto and Cody Bellinger and what FA pitcher goes where, and what about the trade market? Ask an agent {$}.

Once the Cubs sign Ohtani, it’ll all fall into place, right? RIGHT??

Arg. My cornflakes taste funny.

“The Cubs sit in a great position. They possess financial flexibility to add top players without needing to find that solely through free agency. By the time everything shakes out, they could help define the MLB offseason.” — Meghan Montemurro.

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