Cubs open new spring training baseball park in Mesa, Ariz.

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Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations, Theo Epstein, speaks during a ceremony to unveil the Cubs' new Cactus League spring training baseball facility, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Mesa, Ariz

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For now, the Cubs continue to sell hope, a promise that better days are coming. They tout their minor league system, and while renovations to Wrigley Field remain on hold, they can point to a new spring training home for a distraction.

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