Five questions facing Cubs heading into 2018

    After reaching the postseason three years in a row for the first time since 1906-08, the Cubs are preparing for a shot at another run for the playoffs. The attitude isn’t “World Series or bust,” but focusing on a 95-win season and see what happens.

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    Davis opts for Rox over return to Cubs

    Rather than return to Chicago, Wade Davis has agreed to a three-year, $52 million contract with the Rockies, an MLB source confirmed to MLB.com’s Thomas Harding on Friday, meaning the Cubs will now have their fourth closer in as many seasons.

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    Transplant survivor an inspiration to Maddon

    Joe Maddon’s Respect 90 Foundation has raised money for Chicago youth boxing programs; celebrated “Thanksmas” in Tampa, Fla., and Hazleton, Pa.; and donated funds to hurricane relief efforts in Florida and Puerto Rico. But a teenager in St. Petersburg,…

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