Chicago Cubs inspiring local ALS patient

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Five years ago, when he was just 30 years old, Jeff Arison was diagnosed with ALS.

The crippling disease has left him bound to a wheel chair.

But these days, thanks to the Chicago Cubs, his spirits are soaring.

WGN’s Dina Bair has more.