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Kerry Wood is back with the Cubs, a little older, a little wiser and seemingly at peace with a pitching career that has had more than its share of ups and downs. “It's everything,” Wood said. “It's the city. Obviously, it's the place I worked for so long, the neighborhoods, just the people. I got drafted when I was 17, signed when I was 18, I was up there at 20, and now, I'm raising my kids in the city.