Dale Sveum has recovered fully from his offseason hunting trip with Robin Yount, who accidentally shot his friend in the right ear with pellets while shooting at a quail.

Matt Garza is back on the mound after missing the last two months of last season with elbow soreness, saying he felt like he was "locked in a cage for six months."

And Alfonso Soriano returns to his familiar spot in left field after spending yet another winter hearing he was going to be traded.

It's business as usual for the Cubs as they begin their final spring training at Fitch Park and HoHoKam Stadium, hoping to rebound from a 101-loss season with a revamped pitching staff and another year of experience for the kids.