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Olt, Kalish, Bonifacio make Cubs roster

Mike Olt makes Cubs opening day roster.

The Cubs are leaving camp with 13 position players featuring a versatile roster for first-year manager Rick Renteria. Mike Olt, Ryan Kalisch and Emilio Bonifacio round out the roster as Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer made the announcement on Thursday.

Sorry for the pun but "look out" National League pitchers. With eye problems behind him, Mike Olt has earned a spot on the Cubs' roster and manager Rick Renteria said Olt would start opening day in Pittsburgh if left-hander Francisco Liriano is on the mound. Considered one of the top prospects in baseball after the 2012 season, Olt's 2013 season was hindered by an eye problem as a... Recommended Stories

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