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Wood, Mateo to miss time

Updated: March 24, 2012, 3:36 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

MESA, Ariz. -- Questions continue to build around the Chicago Cubs' bullpen as Kerry Wood and Marcos Mateo miss time with injuries.

Wood, who had been healthy all spring, hasn't pitched in a Cactus League game since Sunday. Manager Dale Sveum mentioned Saturday that Wood had a slight back issue that previously had been unknown.

"(Wood is OK) besides the back, but other than that he's been fine," Sveum said. "The back always flares up once in a while but it's not a concern now. It's ...

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