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Kerry Wood returns to Cubs

Updated: December 17, 2010, 10:39 PM ET
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CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs made it official Friday, bringing former staff ace Kerry Wood back to the North Siders on a one-year, $1.5 million deal.

The favorable contract for the Cubs allows the team the financial flexibility to add more pitching help.

During a news conference at Wrigley Field on Friday, Wood said he had offers from three or four other teams to pitch next season but left money on the table because he wanted to return to the Cubs and raise his family in Chicago. ...

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