This is news from spring training:
According to a report on Cubs.com, Carlos Marmol has decided to not play for the Dominican Republic in the WBC. The coaches will be happy because they did not want Marmol to play in the WBC.
The Cubs players that won't be in camp due to the WBC are Ted Lilly, Geovany Soto and Kosuke Fukudome.
Rich Harden is 10 days behind the other pitchers. He will pitch in about a week and a half.
Ryan Dempster still has not pitch, due to a stiff neck.
The Cubs are planning on making a decision, on who to pick Calos Marmol or Kevin Gregg to be the closer. They are about 3 quarters of the way from choosing there closer.
On Wednesday, when the first Cactus game starts Mitch Atkins will pitch after Jeff Samardzjia does.
The Cubs will be on WGN radio tomorrow at 2 central.
I will keep you posted.