Five Reasons for Chicago Cubs Fans to be Thankful

4. Anthony Rizzo

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For several years, Anthony Rizzo has been a very good player on some very subpar teams. In 2015, however, Rizzo helped lead the Cubs to their best season since 2008. Just 26, Rizzo has already become a leader in the clubhouse. Rizzo led the team in all major categories, including home runs, RBIs, batting average, and OBP. Rizzo was rewarded for his efforts with a fourth-place finish in MVP voting, and figures to be to force to be reckoned with for years to come.

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