The Chicago Cubs don’t have a ton of position competitions during this year’s spring training, but a few key battles are currently going on.

Most aren’t at key spots, but the outcomes of the battles could end up being very important nonetheless.

At these four spots, the competition is starting to heat up. Here’s a look at which players have the upper hands in those battles based on their overall skill sets and what they’ve shown so far this spring.


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