Sports medicine with the Cubs’ Mark O’Neal

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The Cubs’ director of medical administration explains how athletes avoid injuries while playing in vastly different climates, walks the gang through his 12-hour work day, and discusses an injury that seems to have become more prevalent in the past few years.

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Cubs trainer Mark O’Neil tends to Alfonso Soriano after Soriano was hit in the hand by a pitch (Charles Cherney / Chicago Tribune)