Cubs bullpen ready to answer questions

  • Cubs relief pitcher Hector Rondon throws against the Baltimore Orioles during the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game in Chicago, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. The Cubs won 2-1.

    Cubs relief pitcher Hector Rondon throws against the Baltimore Orioles during the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game in Chicago, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. The Cubs won 2-1. Associated Press

  • St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Jason Motte prepares to pitch during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, in St. Louis.

    St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Jason Motte prepares to pitch during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, in St. Louis. Associated Press

  • Cubs catcher Welington Castillo, left, talks with relief pitcher Zac Rosscup during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Chicago, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014.

    Cubs catcher Welington Castillo, left, talks with relief pitcher Zac Rosscup during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Chicago, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Associated Press

 
 
Updated 2/16/2015 10:42 PM

The Cubs righted a problem area last year when they developed a solid bullpen. Many of the same faces are back, including Hector Rondon, who emerged as the closer. But bullpens can be finicky from year to year, and the Cubs face several questions about their relief corps heading into spring training.

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