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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, that was a suspenseful affair. Steely J didn’t pitch at all badly, the only blip on his radar being a two-run Adley Rutschman homer just before he left. The Cubs took the lead in the following half-inning, though, and summoned the bullpen, up 3-2. It stayed that way as both ‘pens held the score right there, and the Cubs have won five games in a row now.

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