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Cubs’ news and notes
Cubs’ Opening Day: 46 days. (March 28 vs Rangers)
Pitchers/Catchers Report: 3 Days.
First Spring Training game: 13 Days. (Saturday, February 23, Brewers vs. Cubs at Sloan Park)
Darvish update: According to WGN’s Steve Scheuer, Yu Darvish threw 45 pitches from the mound this morning “and looked REALLY good.” In a short interview, Darvish acknowledged that he did “nothing for the Cubs last year” and wants to be productive for both the team and its fans this season.
Yu Darvish throws 45 pitches from the mound today and looked REALLY good. He says he also feels good and wants to prove to the Cubs fans he was and is worth the investment. #cubs #darvish #wgntvnew pic.twitter.com/CWEUEw7Cuv
— Steve Scheuer (@Scheuer_Thing) February 10, 2019
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