Clint Hurdle

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The Cubs have a target on their back.

They enter 2016 as the odds-on favorite to win the World Series and manager Joe Maddon will have them embracing the expectations.

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Think it's safe to say the Cubs-Pirates rivalry is heating up?

Tony Watson's first pitch to Jake Arrieta hit the Cubs ace right on the hip.

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PITTSBURGH — Joe Maddon has been preaching the "one day at a time" mantra since spring training.

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PITTSBURGH — One and done?

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For all the unbridled optimism and positivity surrounding the Cubs, they’ll still have to get through Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole to make their first playoff appearance since 2008 count.

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