Fans gather for 30th annual Cubs Convention

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Many Cubs fans will get to see their new-look team for the first time this weekend.

Friday was the first day of the 30th annual Cubs Convention.

The team made several moves in the off-season, including getting star pitcher Jon Lester and new manager Joe Maddon.

First baseman Anthony Rizzo claims the team will win the division.

The convention continues Saturday and ends at 5 p.m. at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers.
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